Stage is set for the three-city Pitch CMO Summit 2011, which gets underway in Mumbai today. The Summit will see marketing veterans like Chander Mohan Sethi (Reckitt Benckiser), Lutz Kothe (Volkswagen), Krishnadeep Baruah (RIM India), Anuradha Aggarwal (Vodafone India) and many others as speakers...
In the Rs 130,000-crore FMCG sector, Reckitt Benckiser is a key player with its cult brands like Dettol, Cherry Blossom, Disprin, Mortein, Durex, Colin, Harpic, etc. These brands have maintained their cult status over the decades despite changing Indian consumer preferences. Chander Mohan Sethi, CMD, Reckitt Benckiser will reveal how this was achieved.
Reckitt Benckiser has been undertaking various outreach programmes to promote health and hygiene across the India as part of its CSR initiatives for brand Dettol. The FMCG company on September 28, 2011 unveiled its hygiene behaviour study, called ‘The Dettol Habit Study’, and said that it would further fortify its presence in both urban and rural areas.
The much awaited annual Pitch CMO Summit is back, celebrating eight years of engaging marketers. This year, the Summit will be held in three cities – Mumbai (November 21), Bangalore (November 23) and New Delhi (November 25). The theme for the Summit this year is ‘Indian Marketing: Breaking New Grounds’.
Veet has launched a new commercial to promote its two-year old product Veet Wax Strip with new EasyGrip tab to make the task of waxing easier and convenient for women. Euro RSCG has created the new commercial featuring brand ambassador Katrina Kaif, asking girls to pull up their confidence by making the strips a part of their daily beauty regime.