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McDonald’s has signed a deal with The Smiley Company, master licensee for the Rubik’s Cube, for the iconic 1980s puzzle toy to feature in McDonald’s Happy Meal offers in multiple countries.

McDonald’s to offer Rubik’s Cube toys with Happy Meals internationally

McDonald’s has signed a deal with The Smiley Company, master licensee for the Rubik’s Cube, for the iconic 1980s puzzle toy to feature in McDonald’s Happy Meal...

Too many major brands are coming late to the party and/or delivering paper-thin token gestures in their ‘show’ of support for causes, says Ciara Garratt of global brand experience agency Sense.

Room for one more on the brandwagon?

Too many major brands are coming late to the party and/or delivering paper-thin token gestures in their ‘show’ of support for causes, says Ciara Garratt of global...

Shopping centre owner intu has launched Big Bugs On Tour, an experiential roadshow backed by naturalist Chris Packham that brings adults and children face-to-face with 12 giant British bugs at 13 malls nationwide. Photo credit Matt Alexander/intu

intu launches giant British bugs roadshow with Chris Packham

Shopping centre owner intu has launched Big Bugs On Tour, a national experiential roadshow that brings adults and children face-to-face with 12 giant British bugs at 13...

Italian spirits brand Aperol is bringing its Aperol Spritz Sundial Social back to London’s Southbank, offering Londoners free Aperol Spritz serves when the 20 foot wide Aperol sundial strikes ‘aperitivo hour’ at 5.00pm.

Aperol brings Spritz Sundial Social back to London South Bank

Italian spirits brand Aperol is bringing its Aperol Spritz Sundial Social back to London South Bank, offering Londoners free Aperol Spritz serves when the 20 foot wide...

Rollover Hot Dogs is partnering with Mission: Impossible Fall Out, the sixth film in the Mission: Impossible series (in UK cinemas 25th July) with a competition to win a romantic trip for two to Paris, including a helicopter tour from Paris to Versailles.

Rollover partners Mission: Impossible Fallout for Paris trip competition

Rollover Hot Dogs is partnering with Mission: Impossible Fallout, the sixth film in the Mission: Impossible series (in UK cinemas 25th July) with a competition to win a...

Malt drink Supermalt is launching a carnival-themed on-pack prize promotion, , offering consumers the chance to win one of three Caribbean holidays, with tickets to the Trinidad Carnival, or one of three European holidays, with tickets to the Rotterdam Carnival.

Supermalt launches on-pack carnival holiday competition

Malt drink Supermalt is launching a carnival-themed on-pack prize promotion, offering consumers the chance to win one of three Caribbean holidays, with tickets to the...

Barefoot Wine & Bubbly is again running its successful #BareYourSole roadshow campaign across the UK during July. Now in its third year, the activity, which sees a Barefoot van travel the country, encourages people to be proud to be different and to revel in their uniqueness.

Barefoot’s ‘Bare Your Sole’ campaign champions diversity through people’s quirks

Barefoot Wine & Bubbly is again running its successful #BareYourSole roadshow campaign across the UK during July. Now in its third year, the activity, which sees a...

Nestlé-owned ice lolly brand Fab is taking over Bernie Spain Gardens on London Southbank to launch its summer roadshow this Saturday, before taking the experiential activation around the UK over the next six weeks.

Nestlé launches Fab ice lolly summer roadshow at London South Bank

Nestlé-owned ice lolly brand Fab is taking over Bernie Spain Gardens on London South Bank to launch its summer roadshow this Saturday, before taking the experiential...

Marc Rigby of MRM looks at the relevance of Sales Promotion to today's marketing industry. Image: Lucozade Unstoppable Bottle campaign

How does Promotional Marketing fit into today’s marketing mix?

Marc Rigby of MRM looks at the relevance of Promotional Marketing to today’s marketing industry Part of my misspent youth was dedicated to undertaking a degree in...

Branston, the UK’s best-selling pickle brand, is to launch a UK sampling tour this month, as part of a wider marketing initiative to aimed at reinforcing the pickle brand’s positioning as ‘the perfect partner for cheese’.

Branston launches #PleaseTheCheese festival sampling tour

Branston, the UK’s best-selling pickle brand, is to launch a UK sampling tour this month, as part of a wider marketing initiative to aimed at reinforcing the pickle...