NPD Innovation

Corporate R&D and marketing innovation

NPD Innovation

Warc News, 29 July 2015
PARIS: Brands can benefit from associating themselves with music because active fans are more likely to buy their products and to recommend brands involved in their passion, according to a new global survey. Nearly three-quarters (73%) of music fans .

Warc News, 29 July 2015
LONDON: As flexible manufacturing and 3D printing offer more opportunities for the personalisation of goods and services, new research has shown that at least a third of consumers welcome the development. According to a survey of UK consumers conduct.

Warc News, 27 July 2015
LONDON/NEW YORK: Media giant Google has been named as the world's top brand for the second year running in a new index that is dominated by US brands. No fewer than eight US brands feature in the top 10 rankings compiled by brand consultancy FutureBr.

Warc News, 27 July 2015
LONDON: Unilever, the FMCG giant known for its famous food brands like Marmite spread and Ben and Jerry's ice cream, is repositioning itself to concentrate more on faster-growing personal care products. Speaking on a conference call following the ann.

Warc News, 23 July 2015
MUMBAI: An increasing number of global brands regard India as a centre for "reverse innovation" where cost-effective products are designed and developed locally before they are launched successfully in other markets. A good example is Samsung's new A.

Warc News, 21 July 2015
HANGZHOU: Alibaba, the Chinese ecommerce giant, and Unilever are forming a comprehensive strategic partnership to enable the international FMCG group to reach more Chinese consumers. The companies issued a statement late last Sunday, announcing that .

Joseph Clift, Event Reports, Cannes Lions, June 2015

This event report highlights the importance of innovating around a classic design.

Joseph Clift, Event Reports, Cannes Lions, June 2015

This event report looks at how one brand went about entering a new category and challenging the market leader there.

David Tiltman, Event Reports, Cannes Lions, June 2015

This event report explains how Tic Tacs, the confectionery brand owned by Ferrero, developed a new 'Minions' themed product following social media demand.



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