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What Neuroscience Really Tells Us about the Puzzle of the Brain and the Brand
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How to Create and Develop Lasting Brand Value in the World Market
A 2009 publication featuring Collective Intelligence for Marketing.
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Gain fresh insight into the role of emotion and advertising.
This deep dive on what drives loyalty and engagement in mobile advertising has its origins in Millward Brown’s AdReaction study. AdReaction is a biannual study that probes audiences’ attitudes towards advertising. A key finding of the 2012 AdReaction was that tangible value could be key to an effective mobile presence.
In celebration of creativity and in preparation for the 2013 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, the IAB has created a unique, comprehensive view of today’s mobile creative best practices.
Peter Walshe, Global BrandZ™ Director reflects on the brands that have held the position as eighth in its BrandZ™ Top100 ranking of the Most Valuable Global Brands. The 2013 rankings to be announced on Tuesday, May 21st.
Millward Brown launched BrandDynamics™ in 1996 and it soon became the industry leading measure of brand equity. Since then the world has changed dramatically and science has taught us far more about how the human brain works and how people make decisions. Consequently, the rules of marketing have changed and we’ve continued to learn and to develop and improve our frameworks to measure and understand brand value.
Dictionary.com defines creativity as "the ability to transcend traditional ideas, rules, patterns, relationship, or the like, to create meaningful ideas, forms, methods, and interpretations." As researchers, we naturally want to know more, so Millward Brown evaluated award-winning advertising to determine if there was a common set of traits that all or most creative advertising possesses.
Over the last decade, the importance of design has grown beyond the traditional concept of making an artifact look good to take a more central role in business, academia, and government.
It has been 10 years since McKinsey published proof that a price increase
of 1 percent will produce an 8 percent increase in profit, assuming that all
other things remain equal. So why are companies ignoring this and focusing
on chasing volume instead of securing margins through well-informed
China’s media environment is extremely dynamic, powerful, complex and fragmented. There are opportunities for businesses looking to enter the market to tell a powerful story that wins customers and builds loyalty, but they need to understand and adapt their marketing to the ways people use media today. In this article, Jason Spencer discusses why China’s changing media landscape is an opportunity to build brands, and suggests some ways in which marketers should be embracing it.
No one wants to hear that the car that has always felt safe and comfortable now needs a major overhaul. When the ride has always been smooth, it’s hard to believe that the engine will soon be straining to get the car up hills.
The 2012 presidential election confirmed something we’ve known for quite some time: There is a new normal in the United States, and that new normal is multiracial, multiethnic, and multicultural. Though Mitt Romney got 59 percent of the non-Hispanic white vote, the highest total for a GOP nominee since 1988, he was not victorious.
Members of the marketing community have long debated the secret to marketing success. Many practitioners assert that differentiation is the key factor. Others maintain that salience is uppermost during critical purchase moments, while a significant group believes that great marketing builds positive consumer sentiment by delivering on a meaningful brand promise.
It’s the relentless imperative of our age: Do everything better, but also faster
and at lower cost. Marketers confront this challenge as their own discipline
becomes ever more difficult. Not only are their financial resources limited,
but the consumer attention they seek is scattered and fragmented across a
myriad of media. Therefore, advertising practitioners are understandably
eager to explore any option that might help them reach consumers with
maximum effectiveness and minimal expense.
Examining the purchasing attitudes and behaviors of consumers in China's fastest growing cities during the Golden Week shopping festivals can benefit brands and retailers currently in China—or planning to be present in the near future. This WPP report does exactly that.
Luxury brands grew by 15% in the 2012 BrandZ Top 100 Global Brands, more than any other category. Nick Cooper, Managing Director of Millward Brown Optimor Europe, explains key trends and identifies themes for luxury strategists.