Candid Marketing rechristens trade & retail marketing div

MUMBAI: Candid Marketing, a strategic brand activation agency, is looking at scaling up its to operations pan India and has rechristened its trade marketing business to UBIQ Trade Marketing as part of its expansion strategy.

Formerly known as Integrated Trade Marketing, the division will also adorn a refreshed identity and logo.
The division was earlier jointly owned by Candid Marketing and IMSG. The change in identity of ITM was put into process following the management buyout of Candid Marketing from IMSG earlier this year.

With the renaming of the division, the company aims at positioning UBIQ Trade Marketing as "a leading trade marketing agency, helping clients achieve availability and visibility everyday, everywhere."
While Riyaz Sayed has been roped into the division as AVP west and south India, Pradeep Thakur is AVP north and east India.

Says Candid Marketing founder and MD Atul S Nath, "We have had a vision of creating a specialised division that caters to the needs of marketers employing trade marketing. With UBIQ we will ensure that our clients continue to receive services that set future benchmarks for the industry."

He further stated, "With this new identity, we wish to build the brand across its networks of presence, clients and the trade marketing fraternity, for the services it offers. While we had a strong presence in the north and west zones, we are now looking to scale up operations pan India, including increasing our team size by 100 per cent over the next one year." 
The services provided by UBIQ include channel sales, feet-on-street, channel incentivisation and loyalty programmes, mystery shoppers programmes, in-shop promoter programmes, merchandising programmes (soft and hard), POS/POP production (Soft & Hard), shop-in-shop (designing and implementation), brand shops (designing and implementation), and retail and trade audits.
The business has already been servicing and supporting clients like Samsung, Toshiba, Videocon, Diageo, Pepsi, Cadbury, Max New York Life and LG.

Latest Reads
eBay engages consumer with live game on FB

MUMBAI: Festive season is a busy time for Indian brands, especially the e-commerce players given the shopping spree the nation witnessed around the time. Thus it becomes important to brainstorm on new and unique ways to get the consumer’s attention; something different from the unbelievable...

MAM Media and Advertising Ad Campaigns
Culture Machine & Quaker Oats aim to feed kids

As the festive mood gathers spirit in the country, Culture Machine’s digital channel Being Indian, in collaboration with Quaker Oats, have released a new campaign. Titled "Ek Muthi Sonu ke Naam", the video urges people to pause and spare a thought to the millions of children who go hungry.

MAM Media and Advertising Ad Campaigns
BTVi unveils new brand positioning

BTVi has unveiled its new positioning, #OpinionsThatCount, aimed at impacting the opinions of the influencers. With this, BTVi will be the voice and choice of the influential. An integrated campaign will be launched primarily catering to influencers, key decision makers and opinion makers.

MAM Media and Advertising People
Cornitos unveils 'Crispy' mascot

Cornitos, the flagship brand of Greendots Health food Ltd, rolled out its new brand campaign announcing the launch of its mascot. With its inception in 2009, it is for the first time that the brand has given a face to its much-loved Nachos category.

MAM Media and Advertising Ad Campaigns
Barbie's 'Power Of Play': Mattel, BBDO remind parents

MUMBAI: Mattel Asia has launched a new video for its Barbie® brand as part of its broader initiative to empower girls. Mattel Asia, takes on the widely held belief in Asia that imaginative play is not important to a child’s development, with the release of, “The Power of Play with Barbie,” a part...

MAM Media and Advertising Ad Campaigns
Zee Mundo hires Steinbranding

MUMBAI: Steinbranding, the international design agency with headquarters in Buenos Aires, responsible for the image of more than 50 channels worldwide, was chosen by the major Indian media group, Zee Entertainment Enterprises to create the brand, naming and on-air & off-air branding for Zee...

MAM Marketing Brands
Exquisite partners with Warner Bros. consumer products

Exquisite, an innovative and experienced player in the EMEA market, has teamed up with Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA (WBCP EMEA), on behalf of DC Entertainment, to create the first retail loyalty programmes featuring DC Super Heroes.

MAM Marketing Brands
Cadbury Bournvita Biscuits introduces new tiffin pack

Mondelez India Foods is set to launch a new tiffin pack of its highly successful Cadbury Bournvita Biscuits with an aim to encourage consumers to make it a habit in the morning to have the biscuit.

MAM Marketing Brands
FCB Ulka wins advertising duties for AVT Premium

MUMBAI: A.V. Thomas & Company has appointed FCB Ulka Bangalore to handle the advertising duties for their flagship brand, AVT Premium. The win adds to FCB Ulka Bangalore’s portfolio which includes marquee clients like ITC Biscuits & Confectionery and Wipro Consumer Care & Lighting. AVT...

MAM Media and Advertising Account

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories