South East Asia

Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia & Philippines


Low Lai Chow, Event Reports, Festival of Media Asia Pacific, March 2015

This event report looks at ways in which global brands are being marketed locally in the Philippines.

Tobias Puehse, Nielsen, March 2015

This article introduces Nielsen's Breakthrough Innovation Report for Southeast Asia, which reviewed more than 2,500 consumer product launches across key Southeast Asia markets in order to identify innovation success.

Warc News, 24 March 2015
MANILA: Low-cost models from local manufacturers are driving the rapid adoption of smartphones in the Philippines, which is now the third largest market in Southeast Asia according to new figures. The latest Asia/Pacific Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracke.

ARF Ogilvy Awards, Gold, Professional services, 2015

This case study describes the launch of two new product capabilities - Accenture Digital and Accenture Strategy - by international management consultants Accenture.

Warc News, 13 March 2015
HO CHI MINH CITY: Shipments of smartphones to Vietnam increased by more than half in 2014, driven by budget models, new research has revealed. Overall, a total of 28.7m mobile phones were shipped to Vietnam last year, an annual growth rate of 13%, ac.

Warc News, 04 March 2015
KUALA LUMPUR: Some 40% of Malaysians purchased more private-label goods in 2014 than they did the year before, with over half of them naming lower prices as the reason for their choice, according to a new survey of the country's shoppers.A joint st.

Warc News, 03 March 2015
MANILA: The retail sector in the Philippines is expected to grow sharply in the next few years thanks to a combination of the greater spending power of the local population and an influx of tourists seeking luxury bargains. Retailing currently contri.

Marcia Roosevelt, Admap, February 2015

This article urges a rethink of luxury marketing, as western societies change and make mass-marketing less relevant, while other countries have different approaches to hierarchy.

Warc News, 04 February 2015
BANGKOK: Thai millennials have felt the effects of economic recession and political uncertainty more than most of their age group, being more than twice as likely as the global average to believe that their standard of living is unlikely to improve i.



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