Tag Archives: marks & spencer

New Tanfield Foods campaign seeks a big stage for small British farmers

British food brand ‘Look What We Found!’ is going national with a new campaign from agency east, directed by Marks & Spencer ‘food porn’ director Charlie Stebbings. Look What We Found (where do they get these brand..) is owned by ...

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Why HSBC £40m fine over mis-selling to older customers gives marketing a bad name

Chris Barraclough, writing in Marketing magazine, is right. While the marketing community obsesses about Marks & Spencer lingerie ads, Size Zero models, Twitter trending and the monetisation of Facebook, it is almost entirely oblivious to some criminality of Dickensian proportions ...

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UK shocked to the core by sexy Marks & Spencer ad

Warning to all UK advertisers: the merest suggestion of female carnality in a public place will now be punished by a rap over the knuckles from the Advertising Standards Authority. That is the message from the regulator, which has now ...

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Is market leader Tesco on the retreat in the UK supermarket battle?

You have to feel for Tesco CEO Phil Clarke (pictured), no sooner had he taken over from long-serving and highly successful predecessor Sir Terry Leahy, than UK retail sales fell off a cliff, hitting supermarket food sales too for the ...

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Marks & Spencer boss Marc Bolland to axe ad queen Twiggy and her twiglets

Marks & Spencer is reported to be scrapping its expensive TV campaign featuring 1960s model Twiggy and cast of glamorous celebs who have fronted its ads since former Arcadia executive Sir Stuart Rose and his marketing director Steve Sharp moved ...

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