In an evolving marketplace, brands are required to have an active presence in a wide variety of traditional, social and mobile channels. Despite the complexity of the current marketing environment, doing more with less is the new normal.
There has been much discussion in the C-suite about how to achieve aggressive marketing goals, yet reduce marketing spend, without compromising the brand. Consolidating agencies, paying for performance, and reducing broadcast spend are common alternatives. However, one idea that is gaining momentum and delivering results is the practice of “decoupling.”