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Fresh News from BG Group, Antofagasta, JD Sports Fashion, Colt and UBM

BG Group, the oil and gas company, has reported a pre-tax profit of $3.67bn in its first-half, down from $4.01bn a year earlier. Antofagasta, the FTSE 100 mining group, has announced it will buy a 50pc interest in the Zaldivar copper mine in northern Chile for $1bn. JD Sports Fashion, the clothing retailer, said full-year [more ]
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Fresh News from BG Group, Antofagasta, JD Sports Fashion, Colt and UBM | TheMarketingblog

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BG Group, the oil and gas company, has reported a pre-tax profit of $3.67bn in its first-half, down from $4.01bn a year earlier. Antofagasta, the FTSE 100
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“5 ‘more than useful’ articles on the new buzz word – Customer Experience

How involved are you or your company s CEO in making sure #CustomerExperience is a top priority? Graphic by Shutterstock [View the story "5 'more than useful' articles on the new buzz word - Customer Experience" on Storify]
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Don’t miss out on a massive £259 saving – Data Driven Business Combo Pass – this Friday 31 July only

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“If you ever find a man who is better than you are – hire him…..David Ogilvy

“If you ever find a man who is better than you are – hire him. If necessary, pay him more than you pay yourself.” Advertising legend David Ogilvy endures not only as the original Mad Man, but also as one of modern history’s most celebrated creative leaders in the communication arts. From The Unpublished David Ogilvy (public [more ]
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"If you ever find a man who is better than you are – hire him.

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"If you ever find a man who is better than you are – hire him. If necessary, pay him more than you pay yourself."
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This restaurant banned children and it's now more successful than ever - Business Insider

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His decision sparked a furious debate on social media, but it seems diners are not going to take it any more when it comes to unruly children.
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BT – Growing acquisition and market share with a mature programme

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In 2014, BT and Affiliate Window worked together on a series of objectives across volume, profit and innovation. In the face of increasing price competition, the team had to find new opportunities throughout the year, while working closer than ever with the BT group and their publishers to protect and grow market share, without increasing ...

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B2B Publisher takes followers on social media crusade

More football and the UK season hasn’t even started yet … Carlsberg’s ‘kickabout’

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Carlsberg’s ‘kickabout’ sets off in pursuit of ‘pub team’  More football and the UK season hasn’t even started yet.
This time it’s Carlsberg with ‘If Carlsberg did kickabouts..’ from 72andSunny Amsterdam. If Carlsberg did kickabouts, they would probably have magic sponges that are actually magic, beers that refill themselves, Peter Schmeichel as a ball boy,

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The secrets to successful crowdfunding – YellowDog CEO

For those of you thinking about crowdfunding as a way of raising funds for your business, here are some tips that I think made our campaign successful - http://bit.ly/1I3JxQV
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Spike Milligan Laughter Spot : “After five days in hospital, I took a turn for the nurse”

After five days in hospital, I took a turn for the nurse. I have the body of an eighteen year old. I keep it in the fridge. I don t mind dying. I just don t want to be there when it happens.
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Spike Milligan Laughter Spot : “After five days in hospital, I took a turn for the nurse” | TheMarketingblog

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After five days in hospital, I took a turn for the nurse. I have the body of an eighteen year old. I keep it in the fridge.. http://www.themarketingblog.co.uk/?p=72303
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The Secrets to Successful Crowdfunding – YellowDog CEO | Tech City UK

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For those of you thinking about crowdfunding as a way of raising funds for your business, here are some tips that I think made our campaign successful - http://bit.ly/1I3JxQV
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TheMarketingblog : "Customer response to the M&S website improvements have seen online sales grow by 38.7% in 2015" ... Patrick Bousquet-Chavanne

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Future Thinking Research : The Grocery Eye 2015 has examined the shopping habits of 2,000 supermarket shoppers | TheMarketingblog

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Identifying and understanding consumer interactions and attitudes to FMCG products is crucial to the potential long term success of any brand. The Grocery Eye http://www.themarketingblog.co.uk/?p=72289
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ad:tech London is where the UK digital marketing and media community meet to source suppliers, network with the industry, benchmark their digital strategies and understand latest trends and technologies

The event for modern marketing & media-ad:tech London is where marketing and media players go http://t.co/QScVkbh9zg pic.twitter.com/rpwer8tLol Will Corry (@slievemore) July 29, 2015
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Blunders : Ad for Finish detergent brand banned

The advert, starring Carol Smiley, showed the presenter in discussion with Dr Lisa Ackerley, who was described as an expert in… Read the article
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The Metro, Time Inc., Adform, The Guardian, Visual Voice, Acast, RadioWorks, JCDecaux, AdMaxim and Exterion Media : All shortlisted for adconnection’s Innovations Challenge

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Media owners go head to head in adconnection’s Innovations Challenge 
This week, adconnection, the independent media planning and buying agency, will be putting media owners to the test as they host their annual Innovations Challenge; an afternoon of ruthless competition that sees a shortlist of 10 media owners from across the industry compete to be [more ]
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Movers and Groovers: Lick Creative signals growth plans with new appointments | TheMarketingblog

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Lick Creative, part of visual communications specialists The Delta Group, today announces two new appointments. Anthony Earley and David Balko have both been
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Reckitt Benckiser's Finish ad banned for exaggerating cleaning claims | The Drum

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The advert, starring Carol Smiley, showed the presenter in discussion with Dr Lisa Ackerley, who was described as an expert in...
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Latest : Sky, British American Tobacco, Compass Group, Taylor Wimpey, Greggs | TheMarketingblog

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Sky has reported growth in sales and profits for its full year, as it added 973,000 new customers. British American Tobacco has reported group revenue up by
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Latest : Sky, British American Tobacco, Compass Group, Taylor Wimpey, Greggs

Sky has reported growth in sales and profits for its full year, as it added 973,000 new customers. British American Tobacco has reported group revenue up by 2.4pc in its first-half at constant currency, although profits were down due to an adverse exchange rate. Compass Group, the foodservice company, reported organic revenue growth of 5.5pc [more ]
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http://www.themarketingblog.co.uk/2015/03/what-is-visualisation/

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What is visualisation? There have been many attempts to define the word visualisation but very few have defined the specific field that is discussed in this
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NewVoiceMedia announced as Lloyds Bank National Business Awards finalist

NewVoiceMedia, a leading global provider of cloud technology which helps businesses sell more, serve better and grow faster, has today been shortlisted in The Inflexion International Growth Business of the Year category of the 2015 Lloyds Bank National Business Awards. Going up against other finalists, NewVoiceMedia will compete for the prestigious award, with the winner [more ]
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Women for Women : “Get rid of the trophy tee for women .. its demoralizing”

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Women for Women : “Get rid of the trophy tee for women .. its demoralizing” | TheMarketingblog

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Now a £259 saving on a Data Driven Business Combo Pass – this week only | TheMarketingblog

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Laughter Spot : The one about .. “Who wants to be a millionaire”

Be lighted-hearted, get a grip and have a chuckle!
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Event special : A massive £259 saving on a Data Driven Business Combo Pass – this week only

20% discount as a summer special for 20 tickets only This week only. A summer special for 20 tickets starting Monday the 27th July. Use  SUMMERDDB for your discount. This big discount is for Combo Passes only. Data Driven Business Combo Pass All Conversion Conference Sessions All eMetrics Summit Sessions All Predictive Analytics World Sessions Exhibition [more ]
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Event special : A massive £259 saving on a Data Driven Business Combo Pass – this week only | TheMarketingblog

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M&C Saatchi has created the first ever artificially intelligent poster campaign in the world

M&C Saatchi Unveils London’s First Artificial Intelligence Poster Campaign M&C Saatchi has created the first ever artificially intelligent poster campaign in the world, which evolves unique ads based on how people react to it. The technology works by using a genetic algorithm that tests different executions based on the strength of their various features or [more ]
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M&C Saatchi has created the first ever artificially intelligent poster campaign in the world | TheMarketingblog

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M&C Saatchi Unveils London’s First Artificial Intelligence Poster Campaign M&C Saatchi has created the first ever artificially
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Fighting a losing battle with an army of broken promises | TheMarketingblog

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Ian Jindal, Editor in Chief and Co-Founder of InternetRetailing writes ... Fans of the actor Tom Cruise are probably familiar with the phrase ‘show me the ... 

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Fighting a losing battle with an army of broken promises

Ian Jindal, Editor in Chief and Co-Founder of InternetRetailing writes Fans of the actor Tom Cruise are probably familiar with the phrase ‘show me the money’ – a totemic line from the 1996 movie Jerry Maguire. You don t need to have seen the film to get what the point of the line is; money [more ]
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Events / Meet thousands of buyers … exhibit at ad:tech London

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Events - ad: tech London 2015 - Why exhibit? http://t.co/f5LMz0pY7D pic.twitter.com/jBee4r3JUx — Will Corry (@slievemore) May 6, 2015 ENQUIRE NOW
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The Good and Bad News About Marketing - Direct Marketing News

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Spoiler alert: There seems to be more bad than good. See 10 of the biggest obstacles marketers face today.
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Latest : They are now claiming sex does not sell – this oldie but goldie case study proves them wrong | TheMarketingblog

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Wednesday was a dark day in advertising. In agencies around the globe, creative teams binned reams of campaign ideas in teary-eyed dismay. Got to get rid of
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