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McDonald’s to launch online music, loyalty and mobile ordering services

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 | By Sebastian Joseph

McDonald’s staffing senior digital global team to lead changes.

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McDonald’s takes McCafé brand into supermarkets

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 | By Sebastian Joseph

McDonald’s sees supermarkets as a way to lift the awareness of its McCafé offering in battle with Starbucks.

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McDonald's focuses on ‘what matters’ in push to highlight its positive contributions Video

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 | By Sebastian Joseph

Campaign introduces the strapline ‘Here’s to what matters’.

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McDonald’s set to ramp up personalised experiences

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 | By Sebastian Joseph

McDonald’s backs digital investments to drive growth as its sales once again miss analysts’ expectations.

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McDonald’s ties with Facebook to ‘personalise campaigns at scale’ Video

Wed, 16 Jul 2014 | By Sebastian Joseph

McDonald’s uses World Cup insights to boost social media reach.

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McDonald’s, Trident and Nando's tuck into Suarez controversy

Wed, 25 Jun 2014 | By Sebastian Joseph

But the striker’s sponsor Adidas remains silence on its stance for now.

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The top storytelling brands

Wed, 9 Jul 2014 | By Mindi Chahal

Apple retains its title as the UK’s top storytelling brand, while supermarkets take a tumble.

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The secrets of the world's most valuable brands

Wed, 21 May 2014 | By Jonathan Bacon

This year’s BrandZ 100 most valuable global brands list sees Google knock the crown off long time holder Apple.

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What’s your World Cup marketing strategy?

Tue, 4 Mar 2014 | By Jonathan Bacon

Brands have the most sophisticated and hi-tech gameplans yet for the tournament. 

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How McDonald's fell from employer hero to zero

Wed, 7 Aug 2013 | By Mark Ritson

If you are building a brand that is meant to make people feel like a family, it would make sense, surely, to offer your people a proper contract.

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Brand storytelling: Narrative theory

18 July 2013 | By Jonathan Bacon

Brand stories can attract and engage consumers but some sectors are finding it more difficult to get their message across.

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The top 100 most valuable global brands 2013

Tue, 21 May 2013 | By Lou Cooper

This year’s BrandZ ranking of the top 100 valuable global brands sees Apple maintain its reign at number one and the value of the top brands grow by 7 per cent to $2.6 trillion

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Youtility: Helping others to help yourself

25 April 2013 | By Lucy Handley

A ‘help-not-hype’ mode of marketing is being championed in a new book and by brands such as Nivea and Hilton. Does it really work?

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Is the value of your category or sector on the rise?

6 September 2012 | By Michael Barnett

BrandZ’s annual list of the world’s most valuable brands shows fortune is smiling on those in the luxury and fast food sectors, but is less kind to those in the insurance categories.

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Google

The secrets of the world's most valuable brands

Wed, 21 May 2014 | By Jonathan Bacon

This year’s BrandZ 100 most valuable global brands list sees Google knock the crown off long time holder Apple.

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The Marketing Week Video

Fri, 8 Aug 2014

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Fri, 13 Jun 2014

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Fri, 30 May 2014

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Coke Life is the harbinger of death for Coca-Cola

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 | By Mark Ritson

To succeed, Coke Life needs to be both low calorie and natural. It’s neither.

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Coca-Cola sales not fizzing as too few ‘Share a Coke’ Video

Mon, 11 Aug 2014 | By Sebastian Joseph

Pepsi’s deep discounting has a greater sales impact than Coke’s more brand-led approach.

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Making flexible staff work for your brand

Wed, 6 Aug 2014 | By Mindi Chahal

Zero-hour contracts are seen as positive in the events industry but the challenge is engaging flexible staff.

McDonald's campaigns

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McDonald's focuses on ‘what matters’ in push to highlight its positive contributions Video

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 | By Sebastian Joseph

Campaign introduces the strapline ‘Here’s to what matters’.

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McDonald’s ties with Facebook to ‘personalise campaigns at scale’ Video

Wed, 16 Jul 2014 | By Sebastian Joseph

McDonald’s uses World Cup insights to boost social media reach.

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McDonald’s, Trident and Nando's tuck into Suarez controversy

Wed, 25 Jun 2014 | By Sebastian Joseph

But the striker’s sponsor Adidas remains silence on its stance for now.

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McDonald's turns Piccadilly Lights site interactive

Mon, 24 Mar 2014 | By Lara O'Reilly

‘Little Piccadilly’ will allow passers-by to beam characters from their mobiles directly to the iconic advertising screen.

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