In 2021, Email Marketing will be an important way to reach customers and it should be utilized frequently to keep people interested, in touch with your brand and informed in real time.
Episode 03 talks about the upcoming holiday season and how important it is for brands to engage and communicate with their people, stakeholders and clients and their communities.
The article below was published on January 24, 2019 on eMarketer, written by Ross Benes. Outdoor advertising is changing with the times Out-of-home (OOH) advertising is weathering the digital storm better than several other legacy ad mediums. Research firms have differing views on how quickly OOH is growing. According to Zenith, between 2018 and
Who's excited for the biggest advertising event of the year? We certainly are! And, we're sharing what we know so far in our video! Thank you to Ad Age for all their information and updates. To view the ads for Sunday's game that have already been released, click here. We hope you're as anxious
Taking the time (and money) to optimize customer experience can undoubtedly pay off, but many organizations fail to focus on one thing that might prove even more valuable – improving employee experience. A major factor in employee experience is employee engagement, a practice that relies on humanizing your brand and addressing the emotional and
While online and social advertising have been receiving most of the attention over the years, Out-of-Home (OOH) has found its way back to the table. Technology has actually aided in the return of OOH, as digital billboards create more affordable options and social media platforms like Snapchat and Instagram have users looking for the
The digital world, the world of social media and online marketing, is constantly changing. Today, companies have a plethora of opportunities to enhance marketing capabilities with new platforms, more audience choices, and even changes instated by service vendors like Google. We find with this state of change comes renewed potential to enhance creativity. Yet
Recently, we wrote a piece about artificial intelligence. Most people will agree that they notice how Google, in particular, utilizes AI to help deliver relevant content and advertising to individual users. Google uses a program called RankBrain to sort through billions of web pages and finds the ones that are most pertinent to the
Sure, the Eagles pulled out a win over the Patriots in the big game yesterday. But, which advertisers won big? Here are some of the top picks from BCG team members... Touchdown Celebrations to Come | NFL | Super Bowl LII Commercial Budweiser 2018 Super Bowl Commercial | “Stand By You” DORITOS BLAZE vs.
Not long after the emergence of the digital advertising channel, most industries embraced the new medium, realizing the myriad of benefits. Digital advertising can be a cost-effective way to audience target based on very specific traits. It can also deliver customized messages and collect real-time performance metrics. Banks and other financial institutions, however, have
“Your word is your bond.” It’s a phrase we’ve all heard. But today, with the seemingly never-ending cases of corporate scandal, corruption, sensationalism and overpromising while under-delivering, it feels more often that words are just sales tactics and not the tacit agreement they once symbolized. And people have taken notice. In fact, they’re fed
In many respects, 2017 was a big year. You can’t argue that it was a year filled with statements, movements and speaking out. In advertising, some companies chose to gamble by taking bold stances and/or becoming controversial voices. And for some, this approach ultimately paid off with large-scale notice and international accolades from professional institutions.
The article below was published on December 4, 2017 on The Financial Brand, written by Jeffry Pilcher. 1. Smashing Silos: Cross-Departmental Integration The financial industry has long been plagued by org charts built around departmental silos. In banking, everyone works on their own initiatives with separate goals. Seldom is there collaboration between teams. Sometimes, the
Recently, we’ve been posting about some of the holiday ads out there that we were particularly fond of. Many of them were on trend with the rest of the year’s advertising – really tugging at the heartstrings. There is one brand out there that has rolled out a number of holiday ads for the season
It’s easy to get wrapped up in the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, but every year it is important to take a step back and remember what the holidays are really about. Here at BCG we believe Christmas is a time to be spent with loved ones and to spread joy and give
A Christmas ad was recently released by a British supermarket chain called Sainsbury’s. Some quickly called it one of the best of the season as it was watched more than 1 million times in just 24 hours. The video is titled “Mog’s Christmas Calamity” and it is a story about an accident-prone cat who sets
There have been a few Christmas ads run recently that are considered to be in the running for the best of the holiday season so far. However, several are saying this ad beats them all. It’s an ad for Edeka, a German supermarket chain. And, while the commercial could be considered a bit controversial,
Not many question how companies like Apple, McDonalds and Ferrari became some of the most powerful brands in the world. Some might not put Lego on that list, however Lego has managed to become the face of the world’s most powerful brand of 2015, according to Brand Finance (Forbes). Just a decade ago, Lego was
Here at Barcelona Creative Group we certainly appreciate creativity when we see it. And, we see something genius in a video recently put out by Honda. Honda’s “The Power of Dreams” campaign began back in 2002 with Wieden+Kennedy London. In 2013, they created a video called “Hands” to help celebrate Honda’s 65th anniversary. The two-minute