CAREERS: Competition - Name that company!

Every week, the Careers page will profile a company running a job advertisement in this issue of Marketing. If you can identify the company, fax your answer and contact details to 0171 413 4504 or e-mail us at: careers@marketing.haynet.com

Every week, the Careers page will profile a company running a job

advertisement in this issue of Marketing. If you can identify the

company, fax your answer and contact details to 0171 413 4504 or e-mail

us at: careers@marketing.haynet.com



One correct answer will be picked by our random selector to win a bottle

of champagne.



This week’s mystery company is the UK division of a Swiss-based

firm.



It has a long history, dating back to 1866, and owns a number of leading

brands.



Its UK headquarters are in Croydon, although it also has a site in

York.



Last year, it spent almost pounds 50m on advertising across all its

brands. This company uses a roster of agencies including

McCann-Erickson, J Walter Thompson and Ogilvy & Mather.



This year it doubled its ad budget on one of its top brands - and one of

its most famous TV ad themes - as well as investing pounds 10m in new

packaging.



It employs 15,000 people in the UK.



- Michael Luney of Post Office Counters was the lucky winner of last

week’s teaser, correctly identifying Safeway



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