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Digital Marketing

New AR campaign set to revive Aussie’s love of greenery

Horticultural research foundation, Hort Innovation, has launched a new augmented reality campaign designed to revive Australia’s love for styling homes with plants, and raise awareness of the health and wellbeing boost of embracing more greenery.

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Oxil launches app to tackle growing youth obesity

Australian tech company Oxil has launched a new app to boost the health and wellbeing of adolescent children by enabling them to track food intake, level of activity and potentially, break bad habits.

Digital Marketing

How Country Road is driving instore sales with digital loyalty innovation

The rise of global fashion retailers in the Australian marketplace is placing increasing pressure on local brands to find more innovative ways to boost loyalty and drive engagement, which is what Country Road achieved recently by leveraging Stocard’s mobile loyalty technology.

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Why driverless vehicles and car sharing won’t mean the ‘death of the car’ for Toyota

Increased car sharing, the rise of Uber, trends of people getting their licences and buying new cars later in life, and the prospect of ‘driverless’ cars’ have fuelled widespread speculation that car ownership will drop as much as 90 per cent in the future. But for Toyota senior enterprise architect, David Johnston-Bell, the ‘death of the car’ concept is premature.

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Why data is Bank of New Zealand's golden asset

Data is seen is a not just a resource but a golden asset for the Bank of New Zealand, something the bank recognised five years ago as having the potential to create a real competitive advantage, Bank of New Zealand’s manager of systems and information, finance, Duane McLeod, says.

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Is your brand Gen Z ready?

Gen Z are already becoming more influential than Millennials, so if you’re not talking to them now, you’re really going to miss out in the longer term, Unidays' APAC vice-president, Ed Schmidt, claims.

CMO50 2017 #26-50: John Arnott

As a customer-centric organisation, ING recently embarked on a number of innovative and customer-led initiatives that help drive engagement, boost loyalty and customer satisfaction.

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Launch marketing council Episode 5: Retailer and supplier

In our fifth and final episode, we delve into the relationship between retailer and supplier and how it drives and influences launch marketing strategies and success. To do that, we’re joined by Campbell Davies, group general manager of Associated Retailers Limited, and Kristin Viccars, marketing director A/NZ, Apex Tool Group. Also featured are Five by Five Global managing director, Matt Lawton, and CMO’s Nadia Cameron.

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Sensis rebrands to Thryv and brings business software to Australian SMBs

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AI Leasing Assistants have finally arrived for the multifamily industry. With so many to choose from it can be hard to figure out which i...

Alice Labs Pte. Ltd.

CMO's top 8 martech stories for the week - 6 May 2021

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Nowadays, when everything is being done online, it is good to know that someone is trying to make an improvement. As a company, you are o...

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10 lessons Telstra has learnt through its T22 transformation

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Hey Emilie - great read, and I particularly liked the section on the pressure of having brand purpose/Gen Z spending habits. It's great t...

Chris Thomas

Have customers really changed? - Marketing edge - CMO Australia

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Blog Posts

Why if marketing is all you do, you’ll never be very good at it

OK, so you’re probably thinking: “Here comes another article to badger me about living in my bubble.” And also, “I bet this bubble-bashing piece will go on to explain how I can achieve better results through some heady dose of new life experiences, new routines and annoyingly different opinions on social media.”

Dane Smith

Behavioural science lead and regional consulting partner, Ogilvy

A leader’s role in rebuilding a culture of confidence

Every day, there are new predictions and studies on the future of work, the state of the economy and the unfolding global pandemic. All of which creates uncertainty and heightens the imperative of effective leadership.

Michelle Gibbings

Workplace expert, author

Confused About Your Customers?​

​I've worked in brand and marketing for more than 20 years. But there’s one area where I’ve found myself going around in circles and I must admit I'm becoming increasingly confused.

Rich Curtis

CEO, FutureBrand A/NZ

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