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Aldi poised to overtake Waitrose Video

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 | By Sarah Vizard

Discount grocer sees market share rise to record 4.8%, just behind Waitrose on 4.9%. 

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UK consumers rate Aldi top brand

Wed, 16 Jul 2014 | By Sarah Vizard

‘Consumers value brands that help them save money’ according to YouGov’s mid-year list of the top 10 brands.

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Unilever, John Lewis and EE launch £1m Tech City internet of things competition

Tue, 17 Jun 2014 | By Lara O'Reilly

Brands pledge marketing support to Tech City UK, Technology Strategy Board and Cambridge Wireless startup competition.

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Waitrose, Argos and Laura Ashley to allow shoppers to buy direct from ads

Thu, 29 May 2014 | By Sarah Vizard

UK retail brands to roll out Powatag marketing technology later this year.

John Lewis

John Lewis invests in the 'future of retail' with incubator finalists

Tue, 27 May 2014 | By Sarah Vizard

Five start-ups for JLAB tech incubator include a 3D room planner, smart labels and wireless sound system.

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John Lewis credits 150th anniversary marketing for ‘wonderful’ sales Video

Fri, 9 May 2014 | By Sarah Vizard

Retailer says ‘well-received’ in-store marketing and merchandise helped sales grow 14.5%. 

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What you can learn from the international brands launching in Britain

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 | By Mindi Chahal

International businesses are flocking to London as part of European expansion plans but what can UK brands learn from their new neighbours? 

Hottest jobs in marketing

The hottest jobs in marketing

Wed, 16 Jul 2014 | By Jonathan Bacon

The skills big corporates require of marketers is changing, reflected in the emergence of specialist jobs. Here’s how to get one.

Programmatic buying essential guide

Programmatic buying essential guide

Digital Strategy July 2014 | By Mindi Chahal

Predictions suggest that up to 75 per cent of display advertising will be bought with programmatic technology by 2017, so here is Marketing Week’s guide to this growing discipline.

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The Co-op is creating a weight of expectation by constantly asking consumers for their opinions

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 | By Sarah Vizard

The group is under pressure to deliver real change.

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Keeping up with online shopper insight is key

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 | By Mindi Chahal

UK retailers should keep an eye on shoppers flocking to international retailers online.

Mark Ritson

Malaysia Airlines – fix don't nix the brand

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 | By Mark Ritson

Malaysia Airlines has suffered major catastrophes but the brand may not be a busted flush.

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Trading desk tug of war shows need for programmatic expertise

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 | By Michael Barnett

Brands will only get clarity over data ownership if they understand programmatic buying to begin with.

Aldi

Aldi poised to overtake Waitrose Video

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 | By Sarah Vizard

Discount grocer sees market share rise to record 4.8%, just behind Waitrose on 4.9%. 

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Sarah Vizard

Is a price message the answer to the rise of the discounters?

Thu, 8 May 2014 | By Sarah Vizard

Tesco and Morrisons are hoping so, Sainsbury’s and Waitrose are hoping for the opposite.

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Hottest jobs in marketing

The hottest jobs in marketing

Wed, 16 Jul 2014 | By Jonathan Bacon

The skills big corporates require of marketers is changing, reflected in the emergence of specialist jobs. Here’s how to get one.

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The Marketing Week Video

Fri, 6 Jun 2014 | By Marketing Week Reporters

Welcome to The Marketing Week, your guide to the good, the bad and the ugly in the marketing industry over the last seven days.

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Aldi poised to overtake Waitrose Video

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 | By Sarah Vizard

Discount grocer sees market share rise to record 4.8%, just behind Waitrose on 4.9%. 

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Three lessons from Aldi's founder for today's brands

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 | By Ruth Mortimer

Tesco’s new CEO faces a huge challenge - can he be as ruthlessly focused as Aldi is on its business?

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Is Dave Lewis really the right choice for Tesco?

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 | By Mark Ritson

Tesco’s new CEO may find that without retail in his DNA he will struggle.

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Tesco looks to Unilever marketer to provide a clear brand identity

Mon, 21 Jul 2014 | By Sarah Vizard

David Lewis to focus on brand purpose and reconnecting with customers.

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John Lewis 150th ad

John Lewis 150th ad celebrates the lives of ordinary Britons Video

Thu, 1 May 2014 | By Russell Parsons

Multi-media campaign will highlight the role the department store has played in customers’ lives. 

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Waitrose champagne giveaway spurs rise in online orders

Fri, 24 Jan 2014 | By Sarah Vizard

Campaign offered customers a free bottle of champagne for ordering online.

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John Lewis launches animated “Christmas they’ll never forget” ad Video

Fri, 8 Nov 2013 | By Sarah Vizard

Retailer teases ads online before taking over a whole ad break during the X Factor.

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Waitrose brings staff to the fore in digital revamp

Thu, 17 Oct 2013 | By Lara O'Reilly

Relaunched website shines spotlight on grocer’s staff to emulate ‘authenticity and warmth’ of its stores.

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