2/3 To Sales Promotion

Marketing services agencies are feeling no woes.
In the following Brand Autopsy piece, the thing that jumps out is not the decline of brands gibberish, but the fact that marketers spend 2/3 of their budgets on promotions.
In a recent Brandweek editorial column, Jack Gordon, CEO of AcuPOLL Research, made some astute points in the ‘the decline of brands’ debate. The most poignant being

About David Burn

Fired up to write it down. Co-founder and editor of AdPulp. Chief storyteller at Bonehook, a guide service and bait shop for brands.