1 day ago

What drives customer loyalty in challenging economic times?

In spite of the economic slowdown, HubSpot's Dan Bognar says companies of all shapes and sizes will need to answer this key question: What keeps customers loyal to a brand?

2 days ago

How to jump off the cookie cliff without a serviceable parachute next year

Some brands are still failing to prepare for Google’s cookie switch-off. Betsy Ray of Kepler outlines how a layered approach to investment measurement can create a relatively accurate picture of success.

3 days ago

Picking up the pace in media planning

Tasked with finding audiences in difficult-to-reach and ever-evolving spaces, adjusting in real-time to fit-for-audience content, planners need to be more creative and agile in their approach, says EssenceMediacom's APAC COO.

3 days ago

Behavior as a prompt: Why AI’s ability to anticipate will change business forever

The most successful businesses in the next five years will leverage AI to analyze past and current behaviors and create experiences that anticipate customer needs.

4 days ago

Exporting to the West: The growing presence of Asia-Pacific ad spend worldwide

The implication is clear: Advertisers in the region are aggressively advertising outside their home continents. So, where is this ad spend coming from, and how will it shape the future of not just APAC, but companies worldwide? Ian Whittaker explores.

Dec 7, 2023

Pitching: Myth busters and home truths

From the misnomer of the so-called 'chemistry meeting', to the notion that the agency that wants it most will win, misconceptions around the pitch process are abound. It's time to cut through the bull, says Frazer Gibney.

Dec 7, 2023

Dentsu's global creative chief on the enduring role of humanity and creativity in the age of AI

As AI both impresses and alarms us, what is the role of technology in augmenting our humanity? Dentsu's global creative chief, Yasuharu Sasaki, looks at how technology can unlock imagination and shape new experiences that bridge physical and virtual worlds.

Dec 6, 2023

Brand loyalty-driven purchases versus impulsive #TikTokMadeMeBuyIt: Which one is more valuable for marketers?

In the hyper-connected age of social media, Spectra Global's Jayesh Easwaramony notes how TikTok Shop has blurred the lines between content and shopping by becoming the cheapest sales channel for people to buy goods online in Indonesia.

Dec 5, 2023

Is there a case for moving away from purpose-led marketing?

SOUNDING BOARD: Following Unilever's recent strategy announcement on cooling off on purpose-led marketing for some of its brands, Campaign asks industry experts to weigh in on whether or not there is a case for it, and if now is the right time?

Dec 4, 2023

A force for good? Three ways marketers can tap into AI responsibly

The critical question for marketers is not whether to use generative AI tools, but how to do so responsibly, says Avisenna Gusta, digital content producer at MediaMonks.

Dec 2, 2023

No advertiser owes a media platform

Elon Musk’s robust message to advertisers this week betrays a fundamental misunderstanding of the commercial media dynamic.

Dec 1, 2023

'Next year is going to be about collapsing the funnel': Meta's Dan Neary

The economic climate and consumer behaviour have all changed. Meta's vice president for APAC shares trends that he thinks will define social media in 2024.

Nov 29, 2023

Why class is culture and we should celebrate both

By embracing all classes, adland has the chance to become hugely enriched, says Havas London's chief creative officer, Vicki Maguire.

Nov 28, 2023

Raymond: From 'the complete man' to an 'incomplete' man?

SOUNDING BOARD: Experts weigh in on whether menswear brand, Raymond, a brand that has long been associated with 'The Complete Man' tagline, will take a beating amid the latest family wrangle playing out between its MD and chairperson Gautam Singhania and his wife, Nawaz Modi Singhania

Nov 27, 2023

Gen Z does not care if your brand is popular

Why branded sonic is more effective than licensed music.

Nov 27, 2023

A fabricated account of how judging the humour category in Cannes could play out

Ben Middleton, chief creative officer at Creature, imagines what it will be like to judge the "Humour in branded communications" category at Cannes next year.

Nov 27, 2023

The rise of in-game marketing and eSports in China: A guide for brands and businesses

The potential to reach the gaming audience in China is massive fuelled by a surge of 480 million players. Mindshare's Liu Yi shares how brands can tap into the dynamic audience amidst regulatory shifts.

Nov 26, 2023

‘We’ve reached peak purpose’, Adam & Eve/DDB’s Martin Beverley says

Adam & Eve/DDB CSO believes there’s an appetite from brands, agencies and consumers for work that’s ‘not afraid of selling’, 4Creative's Lynsey Atkin concurs.

Nov 24, 2023

YouTube’s Ashley Chang on five things marketers should know about culture in 2024

In an exclusive interview with Campaign, YouTube's culture and trends lead for APAC, Ashley Chang, highlights five trends emerging across the platform, and shares tips on how marketers can tap into them for a successful content strategy in 2024.

Nov 24, 2023

Asian Boys' Love takeovers to live music: The pop culture moments shaping Asia

Marketers looking to navigate and capitalise on the evolving cultural landscapes in Asia-Pacific can significantly benefit from tapping into passionate communities, says Culture Group's Acacia Leroy.