With the proliferation of Chinese air-conditioner brands, local brands need to constantly innovate to stay relevant.
Jan - Feb 2017
Books & Reviews
My Favourite Things
OOH & Activation
How the perception and positioning of life insurance has evolved over the years in Pakistan.
Moving to an omni-channel experience is a dramatic shift in the retail business but one filled with immense opportunity.
Fauji FreshnFreeze recently launched Opa! potato fries, a 100% Pakistani product made from locally-grown potatoes.
In profile: Bioniks, a start-up that provides affordable, quality prosthetics to people in need of them.
Exploring the reasons behind the increased demand of paints, and how brands are innovating to attract more consumers.
How CPEC can boost Pakistan's real estate sector.
Why brutal simplicity in thought is so vital to good advertising.
What is Triple Bottom Line Reporting and how it impacts responsible growth of businesses.
Real estate marketing in Pakistan lacks imagination, creativity and emotional appeal.
How using edutainment, storytelling and music can bring a positive change in society.
Why bringing Pakistan's real estate sector under the tax net is such a 'taxing' process.
Is the country's real estate market too elitist?
A tribute to Akbar Ali [1943- 2016].
"Meet Our Friend JJ: An Anthology about Javed Jabbar" – a collection of personal tributes paid to Javed Jabbar.
Dave Marinaccio’s "Admen, Mad Men and the Real World of Advertising" in review.
A review of Branding Matters by Arshad Awan.
The reasons behind Pakistan's success at the APICTA Awards, and what needs to be done in order to sustain it.
Why companies must realise that their website is a valuable piece of their real estate.
The COO of Blitz Advertising shares eight of his favourite ads.
A day in the life of Arshad Faruqui, architect and CEO, Copper and Steel.
A day in the life of Daniyal Shahid, Social Media Executive, Creative Chaos.
In conversation with Edouard Monin, Chairman and CEO, MENA, Ipsos and Abdul Sattar Babar, MD, Pakistan.
Advertising, as we know it, has died a slow, protracted death, giving birth to its much powerful prodigy, 'Influence'.
Mehreen Jabbar, director and producer, in profile.
Fahd Ashraf, Director Marketing, Reckitt Benckiser, on why Bottom of the Pyramid Marketing has suddenly become relevant.
The four kinds of ‘influences’ in the digital world, and how brands can best leverage them.
The DOOH campaign uses digital screens, instead of billboards, and on which content can be managed in real-time.
Stillman’s Pakistan, synonymous with fairness and freckle solutions, recently launched Stillman’s Petroleum Jelly.
The first-of-its-kind, fruit jam-filled biscuits.