12 January 2021 • WARC’s Chiara Manco looks at 2020 WARC Media Awards winners that have used data to inform innovative out-of-home strategies.
06 January 2021 • WARC’s Chiara Manco looks at how winners of the 2020 Media Awards’ Effective Channel Integration category reaped the benefits of using strategic comms planning to engage their audiences.
03 November 2020 • A partnership between United Commercial Bank and retailer Shwapno, Project AgroBanking allows Bangladeshi farmers to open savings accounts and escape their cycle of poverty. Chiara Manco, Assistant Editor, Case Studies at WARC, talked to Grey Bangladesh’s Bitop Das Gupta to delve deeper into the initiative.
02 November 2020 • The winners of the 2020 Marketing Society Brave Awards are brands that unashamedly went against the grain to achieve business and social impact, writes WARC’s Chiara Manco.
29 October 2020 • The winners of the 2020 Australian Effie Awards are best-practice examples of audience insights fuelling effective strategies, writes WARC’s Chiara Manco.
20 October 2020 • The winners of the 2020 ANA ECHO Awards uncover powerful examples of data-led targeting and personalisation, writes WARC’s Chiara Manco.
13 October 2020 • Winning Gold at the 2020 IPA Effectiveness Awards, Guinness is proof of the returns of consistency in long-term brand building. WARC’s Chiara Manco looks into the powerful influence of its ‘Made of more’ brand platform.
23 September 2020 • WARC’s Chiara Manco looks back at past winners of the Jay Chiat Awards to uncover successful strategies that can help marketers tackle today’s unique challenges.
Direct Line Group’s Mark Evans: “The crisis has given us an opportunity to bring our purpose to life”
14 September 2020 • Mark Evans, Managing Director of Marketing and Digital at Direct Line Group, will be chairing the Best Use of Data category of the 2020 WARC Media Awards. Here, he talks to Chiara Manco about Direct Line’s agile approach to changing times, the benefits that a consumer-first model can reap for businesses, and what a successful data-led campaign looks like.
06 September 2020 • Audrey Low, Managing Director, L'Équipe L'Oréal at Mindshare China, will be judging the Effective Use of Partnerships & Sponsorships category of the 2020 WARC Media Awards. Here, she talks to Chiara Manco about the impact of lockdowns, the coming of age of Chinese e-commerce and the new partnership opportunities opened up by the worldwide digital transformation.
26 August 2020 • Gianluca Toccafondi, Global Integrated Media Manager at IKEA Retail (Ingka Group), will be judging the Effective Channel Integration category of the 2020 WARC Media Awards. Here, he talks to Chiara Manco about the impact of lockdowns on media strategy, the evolution of the media landscape and the ever-important need to balance long- and short-term efforts.
02 July 2020 • What makes a compelling case study? WARC’s Chiara Manco mines past winners of the WARC Prize for Asian Strategy to find out.
30 June 2020 • P&G’s work proves how market leadership is bound to a willingness to embrace and encourage societal change, writes WARC’s Chiara Manco.
16 June 2020 • The winners of the 2020 North America SABRE Awards can inspire brands looking to progress social change, writes WARC’s Chiara Manco.
03 June 2020 • The winners of the 2020 DBA Awards showcase the transformative power of visual communications, writes WARC’s Chiara Manco.
13 May 2020 • WARC’s Chiara Manco looks back at ten years of the WARC Prize for Asian Strategy to see how Asia’s most effective marketing strategies adapted their channel selection in an ever-changing media landscape.
18 February 2020 • As consumers increasingly expect brands to be the drivers of change, WARC’s Chiara Manco looks at three brands that embraced activism.
06 February 2020 • WARC’s Chiara Manco looks at three brands that stood out by using influencers in unconventional ways.
22 January 2020 • As millennials become parents, WARC’s Chiara Manco focuses on three brands that have successfully targeted them at this new life-stage.
16 January 2020 • As cannabis is made legal in more countries, WARC’s Chiara Manco highlights three food brands that have targeted users effectively.
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