Hivestack, the world’s independent programmatic digital out of home (DOOH) ad tech company has announced a partnership with Focus Media, China’s offline advertising solution provider.
Through a key partnership with Renault Trucks, the beverage manufacturer is electrifying one-fifth of its truck fleet and creating the largest fleet of electric trucks in Belgium.
Targetspot SA has announced the sale of its digital audio business (Targetspot Division), housed within its subsidiary Radionomy Group B.V., to Azerion, an international group listed on Euronext Amsterdam that operates through a high-growth digital entertainment and media platform.
Channel 4’s award-winning commercial division, 4Sales, has announced an innovative new data partnership with the UK’s loyalty programme, Nectar360 that will revolutionise advertiser targeting on Channel 4’s streaming platform, All 4.
Visa installed 5,300 contactless-enabled payment terminals at FIFA World Cup venues across Qatar and partnered with Qatar's Ministry of Transport to enable contactless payments for taxi passengers.
As consumers increasingly complain about growing misinformation, brands are heightening interventions meant to protect their long-term brand values and their short-term business results.
Bastion Brands will integrate into Havas Health & You (HH&Y), the world’s largest global health network.
In its mission to expand their creative vision capacity, Dutch end-to-end agency iO has appointed Jan Schraeyen as Creative Director at the Campus Brussels.
The acquisition follows Fremantle’s announcement to acquire a 55 per cent majority stake in the production company 72 Films, which also focuses on documentaries and factual entertainment.
The group will bring together stakeholders from across this emerging new channel in order to enable collaborative conversations, provide education and insights and create recommendations to shape and define this new, exciting advertising space.
The acquisition further strengthens DPG Media's mission to stimulate reading among the younger generation.
A new Insider Intelligence study finds senior marketing leaders are somewhat optimistic about their fortunes in 2023—while simultaneously realizing they will need to shift priorities and embrace agility.
Havas Media Group (HMG) has launched a new Social Impact Marketplace in Canada that enables clients to invest in ethical and responsible advertising more meaningfully.
Brand and Communications Group, Joe Public, recently launched Cell C’s latest summer campaign, “Spin Your World”, just in time for the summer holiday excitement.
Half of consumers and two-thirds of young adults have more respect for brands who address issues around the FIFA World Cup being hosted in Qatar than those who stay silent.
Using the guidance, IKEA set a baseline and encourages other businesses to join the Alliance for Clean Air in contributing to clean air and health.
Audience targeting strategies and dynamic product placement among media trends to watch in 2023, report
As cost of living crisis reshapes business reality, Kantar, the world’s marketing data and analytics company, has revealed Media Trends and Predictions 2023, its annual forecast for how the media landscape will evolve in the year ahead.
With a majority of Twitter users accessing the platform via iPhones and Android devices, Apple’s 30% commission and Google’s 15% cut are poised to affect Twitter’s revenue potential.
Jennifer Feaster is a Managing Partner at Age Africa, an agency that combines data and creativity to develop performance driven YouTube channels, with unique content optimized for success.
TikTok advertising revenues will exceed META and YouTube's combined video ad revenues by 2027, research
New research from Omdia shows online video advertising will generate over $331bn in 2027 and 37% of those revenues will belong to just one company, TikTok.
Hivestack and Quotient partner to connect and enable global programmatic digital out of home campaigns
The partnership will see Quotient and Hivestack connect their leading technologies to enable premium, programmatic DOOH cross-channel media campaigns on a global scale.
Deutsche Bank is expanding its support for the Government of Egypt’s ambitious plans for energy transition by becoming a founding member of a dedicated private sector finance working group.
Marketing budgets, though under scrutiny, are expected to rise in 2023. That’s especially true for influencer marketing due to Instagram’s entrenchment and TikTok’s ascent with users.
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The Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) has announced communications agency Orange PR as its latest corporate member.
Michael Clinton and Hearst have announced the formation of a new venture, ROAR forward, a business-to-business intelligence insights and content platform and consumer membership community focused on the new market of “Re-Imagineers.”
Simulmedia partners with Comscore to enable entertainment marketers reach target viewers across linear TV
This partnership will enable entertainment marketers to reach viewership-based audiences no matter where they’re watching by using TV+® to find and target Comscore viewership audiences across streaming TV programs with greater cost-efficiency and reduced duplication.
With a client portfolio of over 900 merchants across 27 countries, VIVnetworks helps e-commerce brands scale their performance marketing efforts to drive more online sales and unlock growth in Central and Eastern Europe, and globally.
Voices on Misinformation takes an in-depth look at consumer sentiment and perceptions of misinformation and identifies how people are dealing with it in their daily lives.
Themed around ‘Lessons in leadership’, the event will offer masterclasses in how to thrive at the top of any business, focusing on skills such as creativity, resilience, ambition and public speaking.
HMG is the first agency network to implement attention data into planning tools on a global scale, with these new tools enabling investment in attentive, sustainable, and economic media exposures.
The move to transform WhatsApp represents a major effort by Meta to monetize a significant resource that until now has generated relatively small revenues.
Dentsu International has announced it has collaborated with Microsoft to build a unique collaboration space in the metaverse, designed to excite and inspire brands to innovate and experiment with Web3 technologies.
Amazon will commit a total of $53 million to help accelerate women’s climate solutions, including $3 million toward the USAID partnership and $50 million for Amazon to invest directly in climate tech companies run by women.
MGID’s interactive rich media format will allow consumers to engage with ads by dragging and tapping the screen, revealing additional perspectives of an image and extra content.
The main types of media utilizing programmatic advertising are audio ads, DOOH, digital display, social ads and video ads.
In July this year, a proposed global framework for measuring ad-based carbon emissions was introduced as a way one way to reduce the total amount of carbon created by the placement and consumption of advertising.
With an emphasis on Deep Learning running through the platform, this is enabling a level of measurement and actionable insights for Adludio’s global clients that will help them win the battle for brand attention.
Industries are spending less money on advertising overall. Inflation and interest rate hikes combined with addressability issues in digital ads and a record number of cord-cutters have made advertisers pull back and seek other ways to connect with consumers.
GroupM, WPP’s media investment group, has announced the creation of a client coalition that unites nearly 20 leading advertisers — collectively representing $10B in global advertising investment — with a shared commitment to accelerate the decarbonization of the world’s media supply chain.
The global leadership team will ensure further integration of the Group’s diverse capabilities to deliver top line growth for clients, while allowing dentsu to realize sustainable enhancement of corporate value.
In 2021, the IKEA Foundation announced an additional €1 billion in funding for climate change programmes over a five-year period, with the strategic goal of quickly and significantly reducing global emissions
WPP has published The Consumer Equality Equation, the most comprehensive study into the relationship between ethnicity, the consumer experience in the UK and potential business growth opportunities.
Despite the Basic With Ads subscription tier being released just two weeks ago, eMarketer is forecasting Netflix will see US ad revenues of $830 million in 2023.
Ghana’s leading online media platform, GhanaWeb, and Age Africa Agency, the foremost YouTube agency with a Multi-Channel Network (MCN) in Africa, are co-sponsoring the second edition of the YouTube Creators Festival to be held from November 24 to 26, 2022, in Accra, Ghana.
Hivestack and RE/MAX of Southern Africa activate the world’s first programmatic digital out of home anamorphic campaign
The campaign was activated for RE/MAX of Southern Africa, the leading global real estate franchisor via their agency Mark1 targeting audiences at the iconic Victoria & Alfred (V&A) Waterfront in Cape Town via V&A appointed media owner, Innovocean.
Inspired by this, Chicken Licken wanted to tell a tale of just how legendary the burger is and how far someone would go to get their hands on one.
The Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) has announced independent PR-led communications agency Lee Peck Media as its latest corporate member.
This partnership offering includes omnichannel contextual curation to buyers across CTV, OLV, and display advertising from leading independent data companies.
The new forward-looking solution, named Crisp Retail Data, pipes SKU-level sales and inventory data from over 40 retailers into the Teads platform
Nearly 60% of US adults watch digital video on non-TV devices, like laptops, tablets, and smartphones, every day. That’s up from 54% last year, and 27% in 2013.
Retail Media is the fastest-growing channel for media spend, revolutionizing traditional media hierarchies
The WPP Campus in São Paulo is designed to meet the evolving needs of hybrid working and will enable greater innovation, creativity and collaboration between agencies, clients and partners.
Powered by edge computing, AirGrid adds critical publisher-focused technology capabilities and proprietary data to MiQ’s extensive solution suite, accelerating its leadership in shaping the cookieless future for clients.
Additionally, viewers now have access to even more FIFA World Cup™ content, with the launch of Tubi’s exclusive FIFA World Cup™ Linear FAST channel.
The research reveals data insights collected from nearly 20 million impressions and iterates that political advertisers who are still relying solely on TV
Nineteen percent of US companies cut their investment in China this year, a marked increase from 10% last year, per the American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai
The branch follows significant membership expansion on the continent and is the latest stage in the PRCA’s global development, building on its position as the largest PR association in the world.
Mediacom Hong Kong selects Hivestack to deliver first programmatic digital out of home campaign for Uber Taxi in Hong Kong
Hivestack, the world’s, independent programmatic digital out of home (DOOH) ad tech company has announced the successful delivery of the first programmatic DOOH campaign for Uber Taxi in Hong Kong through their agency Mediacom Hong Kong.
BigCommerce, an Open SaaS ecommerce platform for fast-growing and established B2C and B2B brands, has announced in partnership with Snap, Inc., the launch of Snapchat for BigCommerce.
Back, in September 2021, DV first announced its partnership with TikTok to measure viewability and invalid traffic.
The two selection processes happened in parallel, with guidance by PitchPoint for the creative/strategic agency selection and with guidance by fma Belgium for the media partner.
Despite its platform’s overwhelming popularity with many internet users—particularly Gen Z—TikTok is reorganizing.
While financial markets have shown significant swings over the last few years, the value of the world's strongest brands have steadily increased driving customer choice, loyalty and margins.
In leading WPP’s third largest market, FM will be instrumental in shaping the company’s business in Germany, supporting agency leadership teams and promoting a strong WPP culture
Hivestack, the world’s independent programmatic digital out of home (DOOH) ad tech company has partnered with Tulip Media, a pioneer and trendsetter for outdoor LED media screens in China.
Havas Media Group (HMG) North America has announced the full U.S. rollout of its specialized multicultural media practice to help brands meaningfully engage Hispanic, African American, Asian American and LGBTQIA+ audiences and consumers.
Doubleday will be responsible for driving client-direct partnerships, working across the commercial team’s client categories which include fashion, beauty, food, motors, finance, wellness, travel, technology and entertainment.
This partnership will integrate RZK Digital’s DOOH inventory into the Hivestack Supply Side Platform (SSP) allowing advertisers both from within and outside of Brazil to activate campaigns via private marketplace deals (PMP).
Shopify is doubling down on merchant services as it seeks to offset slowing ecommerce sales.
The report represents the company’s commitment to responsible environmental stewardship and is a coordinated effort to understand, measure and report on Hearst’s carbon footprint.
The influx of new Asian members comes at same time as WOO’s highly successful first in-person Regional Forum, covering the APAC region, which was held in Kuala Lumpur a couple of weeks ago.
Channel 4 has announced that from next year it will bring all its channels and services under one ‘Channel 4’ brand to help audiences better navigate the abundance of choice in the digital world.
Goedopweg and iO are joining forces to build a digital (B2B) platform, aimed at inspiring and activating entrepreneurs and business managers to get started with sustainable mobility.
Amazon is making its full Amazon Music catalog of 100 million songs available to Prime members for no additional charge, per a company announcement.
As part of the changes, Samir Ahmad has been promoted to Director of Group Strategy to lead ITV’s strategy team and Gareth Barr is promoted to Director of Policy and Regulation both reporting to Magnus.
Rising demand for social media advertising services for businesses such as retail, consumer goods, and others is propelling the growth.
The era of explosive growth for podcast listenership is coming to an end for much of the world
On October 25, 2022, SkyShowtime launched as a streaming service from Paramount and Comcast in the Netherlands.
Paramount and Virgin Media have announced a new multi-year distribution agreement, extending their existing long-term partnership across Paramount's streaming services and linear channels in the UK.
Interbrand has announced its Best Global Brands 2022 ranking at Web Summit 2022. Apple holds onto the number one position for its 10th consecutive year, while Microsoft has moved up into second place, overtaking Amazon.
The Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) has partnered with JournoLink to help small agencies and freelancers deliver cost-effective media relations.
The appointments come on the heels of a period of continued growth for HMG’s global network as it seeks to transform its strategic offerings to deliver meaningful, outcome-driven, and data-led media experiences.
Microsoft Windows is the dominant desktop operating system in the world, but the company has struggled to push adoption of the latest Windows 11 operating system.
Vanneck-Smith succeeds Simon Horne, who has been with Hearst Magazines International for more than 20 years, most recently as interim CEO of Hearst UK.
Signing the Protocol marks a significant milestone in the collaboration that, if implemented in full, could deliver up to 2 mil. tonnes of green fuels per year.
With this partnership, HMG North America will become the first major agency holding company to fully integrate Samba TV’s rich television and gaming viewership data.
Dentsu partners with Decrypt to launch bespoke Web3 learning program for global employees and clients
Dentsu International has announced the development of the industry’s most comprehensive Web3 Center of Excellence (CoE), bringing together respected experts from across dentsu group with leading partners at the cutting-edge of Web3 development and governance.
Amazon’s stock has fallen sharply since it forecasted a sales growth slowdown for the holiday period.
The streaming service SkyShowtime (from Paramount and Comcast) appears to have registered a Dutch registration for the streaming service with the Media Authority.
To further broaden its offering in Denmark, Advania has acquired the IT infrastructure, storage and backup specialist CLOUDIO. Advania will continue to build the highest level of IT-services to help customers on their digital journey.
Contentoo, the platform for content creation and localization, has raised €5 million investment round, to scale its platform in Europe.
European media group Mediahuis has invested in the Irish online comparison market with the acquisition of Switcher.ie, a price comparison site for energy, telecom, loans and mortgages.
To make Amsterdammers feel the connection of public transport, the Amsterdam carrier is introducing the first Dutch Travel Poet: Roziena Salihu. Media.Monks is responsible for the concept and execution of the campaign.
Azerion has announced the acquisition of [M]media, a leading sales house, tech partner and intermediary for publishers and advertisers in the Dutch digital advertising space.
Mandy van der Wal has been appointed as the new Director of Audiohuis. She will lead audio agency Audiohuis in the Netherlands. Until now, Van der Wal was Director of Video and Platforms at Mediahuis Nederland.
KlearNow, a pioneer in smart logistics as a service (LaaS), announced the company is expanding into Spain to help improve the customs clearance processes at the country's 15 major ports, airports, and cross-border terminals.
Claus Sonberg, partner in strategic analysis and consulting agency Zynk, has joined Statkraft as the company’s new Senior Vice President Corporate Communication and Marketing.
Bostik, the adhesives segment of Arkema, announced the opening of the Paris showroom of Ideal Work, an Italian specialist in high-added value decorative flooring technologies, which the Group acquired in 2020.
Dstny, a European leader in business communications, announced the acquisition of easybell, a cloud communication challenger in Germany that provides Cloud PBX and VoIP telephony to B2B customers.
Lifemote, the provider of cloud-based AI-driven WiFi Analytics, and T-Mobile Netherlands, the Internet Service Provider (ISP) in the Netherlands, announced the rollout of Lifemote's home analytics software across the T-Mobile Netherlands installed base.
Ørsted and Copenhagen Infrastructure partners join forces to develop 5.2 gigawatts offshore wind in Denmark
Ørsted and Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) have entered into a partnership to develop approx. 5.2 gigawatts of offshore wind in Denmark across four projects.
Vodafone will light up Europe with an advertising campaign that will leverage the superior photographic capabilities of the new iPhone 14 to capture nature at is finest, highlighting Vodafone’s use of 100% renewable electricity in its European network
Eric van den Wildenberg started at Brandnew Amsterdam on October 1, 2022 as Business Director Brand Activation, to strengthen Brandnew Amsterdam's expertise portfolio with specialized brand activation knowledge.
fifty-five expands European presence with new Milan office, appoints Alessandra Bosco to lead consultancy
fifty-five, a global MarTech consultancy that empowers brands to unite and fully optimize siloed data across all channels to drive business results, announced the opening of its tenth office in Milan.
Broadband telecommunications company Ovzon, has received a $2.9 million order for SATCOM-as-a-Service from Global RadioData Communications (GRC), in the United Kingdom.
International contemporary art gallery HOFA Gallery will celebrate its tenth anniversary on 11 November 2022 by launching London's first ever decentralized, blockchain-powered community of contemporary art collectors called HOFA DAO.
ShoppingTomorrow presented the anniversary book Be the Change, in which 600 experts examine the latest insights and visions on e-Commerce and its future in 25 bluepapers.
JCDecaux Netherlands announces the first full stack ad server solution. A world first for JCDecaux, with more countries to follow soon.
Integrated communications team smart FLUX has developed the biggest campaign of the year for car brand smart Europe GmbH.
Kantar, the global marketing data and analytics company, has introduced brand lift metrics into Link AI for Digital, the first of the company’s next-gen AI predictive tools.
Paramount+, the global streaming service from Paramount Global has announced that the service will arrive in France on December 1, followed by Germany, Austria and Switzerland on December 8.
Emplifi, the customer experience platform, has released social data highlighting a significant rise in growth and activity for finance influencers on Instagram and YouTube between January and August, 2022.
WhatsApp is the most popular messaging platform in the world, with over 5 billion downloads and 2 billion active users, per BusinessofApps. But it’s not the only messaging option available.
This acquisition further accelerates WE’s capabilities in advising brands to take bold action on social and economic issues and matters of brand reputation and responsible governance.
As advertisers seek out privacy-centric addressability solutions, this new partnership makes rich, first-party publisher data more accessible to advertisers and monetizable for publishers.
Brick-and-mortar has made a strong comeback over the last year as COVID-19 worries fade and shoppers revert to pre-pandemic habits.
The targets focus on the areas where we can achieve the greatest positive impact and cover SEB’s lending commitments to the oil & gas, power generation, steel, car manufacturing, and Swedish household mortgage sectors.
This enhancement will deliver more accurate measurement results and increased sales volume projections across omnichannel retail channels.
With these new channel integrations, ChannelAdvisor now supports over 360 marketplaces and retail sites globally, enabling brands and retailers to reach new audiences while expanding their selling footprint.
Long-Form TV and streaming advertising are twice as memorable as short-form mobile digital advertising, research
Comcast Advertising conducted the study in partnership with MediaScience, a leading provider of lab-based audience research.
Microsoft announced layoffs across multiple divisions—and while no official number of job cuts were revealed, a source said it was just under 1,000, per Insider.
HiPeople, founded in Berlin in 2019, automatically collects, analyses, and visualizes all critical data on a company’s candidates and recruiting process, in one single platform, creating a seamless experience for the recruiter as well as the candidate who interacts with HiPeople’s platform.
Rosie Labs, the global marketing collective, has announced it is extending its international reach and building up its Web3 practice with the opening of a new Paris-based office in the historic Le Marais district.
VIZIO has announced it has concluded its upfront season with more than $200 million in direct advertising commitments from agency holding companies, brands and studios, a 100% year-over-year increase.
Propane gas specialist Primagaz, in partnership with end-to-end agency iO, launched its second major campaign of the year for the home heating market.
Both Netflix and Disney+ will roll out an ad-supported tier in the next two months. Their imperative is to show ads without detracting from the viewing experience or driving away subscribers.
Uber Technologies, Inc. has formally launched its advertising division and unveiled Uber Journey Ads, an engaging way for brands to connect with consumers throughout the entire ride process.
The new content destination will be home to masses of fresh new social formats and returners, all rooted in youth culture, with playful mischief at their heart.
Teads’ partners around the world can now leverage the partnership to learn about electricity consumption & greenhouse gas emissions of their campaigns.
Viewers will learn everything from how to make spooktacular Halloween decorations, to learning about innovative kitchen gadgets, to shortcuts for keeping houseplants healthy
DPG Media, Mediahuis, RTL Nederland and Talpa Network to collaborate on research into personal data safety for users
With a data vault, the user can gain full control over access to his or her data.
As linear technology improves and consumers adopt more digital TV alternatives, the TV market is cruising toward a more “advanced” future. Advertisers are amping up spend accordingly.
Close to 30% of major advertisers say they’re cutting their ad budgets into next year with 74% said the economic downturn is influencing their 2023 budget decisions.
Burger King® has unveiled its new brand positioning and campaign, kicking off with its modernized tagline, “You Rule.”
IPG Mediabrands and its intelligence arm MAGNA, has unveiled the 4th issue of its signature Media Responsibility Index (MRI 4.0), an initiative that strives to raise industry awareness and standards around harm reduction for brands and consumers in advertising.
The newly-formed, one-of-its-kind DV Attention Lab™ features a multidisciplinary team consisting of data scientists, product experts, and marketing analysts – leveraging an industry-leading technology platform and attention dataset.
Yahoo has announced an expansion of its partnership with DIRECTV Advertising to include set-top box (STB) data, backed by market-leading privacy protection protocols.
74% said the economic downturn is influencing their 2023 budget decisions.
WPP has announced the opening of its new Toronto Campus, a creative hub bringing together 2,000 people across multiple WPP agencies.
Creators are driving a revolution in digital commerce and culture – producing content that entertains, engages, and educates online communities in powerful new ways.
Triton Digital, the global technology and services provider to the digital audio, podcast, and broadcast radio industries, has announced a new version of its advertising platform, Tap.
Measured has launched new tools and features to help marketers maximise advertising ROI and find new ways to grow.
TikTok announced a flurry of updates during TikTok World, but changes to the TikTok Creator Marketplace (TTCM) could have the biggest consequences in the long run.
This partnership will offer Clear Channel’s premium DOOH inventory to brands, agencies and omnichannel demand side platforms (DSP) via private marketplace (PMP) deals, available through the Clear Channel LaunchPAD platform.
Nextdoor, the neighborhood network, and Oracle Advertising, a player in real-time attention analytics, has announced a strategic collaboration that will offer greater transparency and controls to Nextdoor advertisers, helping ensure high-value, optimal ad experiences on the platform.
Using IAS's Viewability and Invalid Traffic (IVT) verification, brands and agencies will gain insights on campaign reach and engagement to drive outcomes and shape marketing strategies.
Lowe’s is partnering with Yahoo to give advertisers on its One Roof Media Network access to more inventory, including off-site media placements, and improve omnichannel experiences, per a press release.
Match2One’s app is the first easy-to-use platform to drive additional revenue for merchants using Shopify.
Thanks to the integration of IMPACT+’s API into the Xandr platform, Invest DSP buyers will be able to evaluate the electricity consumption and the Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions of their campaigns by only having to activate the service in the Data Marketplace.
Fact.MR, a market research and competitive intelligence provider, says that the global outdoor advertising market is valued at $ 27.7 billion in 2022 and is expected to expand at an impressive CAGR of 6.4% during the forecast years of 2022-2032.
The Volkswagen Group is strengthening its development competence “in China, for China” to accelerate the pace of innovation, promote technological localization and further strengthen its customer focus in this important market.
Overall jobs increased by 263,000 last month, making advertising’s steep losses especially notable.
The initial agreement between WPP and Mr Sam Balsara and his family dated back to 2008. It contributed to the rapid growth that MediaCom experienced in India, making it today one of India’s most respected agencies.
Salus is designed to help organisations protect high value human, physical, intellectual or brand assets. The service has two phases, Prepare and Protect.
Known especially in the gaming community as a go-to platform, SHAREit's business network spans over 150 countries in 45 languages.
Huawei and Dronetech, Austria's largest drone service provider, have announced new applications resulting from their collaboration in 5G smart farming.
Netflix has announced that it’s bringing on DoubleVerify and Integral Ad Science as third-party measurement partners for its upcoming ad-supported tier, which is expected to launch sometime in November.
WPP has announced that Juan Pedro Moreno has been appointed President of WPP’s business in Spain.
Sasol partners with University of Twente to develop technologies for the removal of atmospheric carbon dioxide
The University of Twente is developing a mission-driven programme that focusses on Negative Emission Technologies.
Kantar, the global marketing data and analytics company has announced the appointment of Steve Silvers to lead the newly combined Creative & Media Solutions business.
PayPal rolled out the PayPal Zettle Terminal in the US after an EU launch last year, per a press release. PayPal already offers Zettle’s card reader solution in the US.
These announcements while unique are also poised to benefit content creators.
Smartlogic uses AI and machine learning, aiming to drive more relevant reader experiences within their feeds and better publisher outcomes.
The group launch follows significant membership growth in the region and is the latest initiative aimed at providing events, information, support, and advice to practising PR and communications professionals in Australia.
WPP partners with The One Club for Creativity to bring the ONE School initiative for Black creatives to the UK
ONE School launched in the US in 2020 as a free alternative to ad schools to provide new career opportunities for creative Black individuals and make agency and brand creative departments more diverse.
Volkswagen is supporting the exhibition of this year’s winner of the Kaiserring art award Isaac Julien.
Facebook is bringing some creator-friendly changes to Reels, its TikTok competitor.
Symphonic has developed the talent and processes to carve out a market with small and medium-sized advertising agencies.
The decision follows a review of strategic options after RTL Group received several financially attractive offers for its 48.3 per cent shareholding in Groupe M6.
Overall jobs increased by 263,000 last month, making advertising’s steep losses especially notable.
TotalEnergies and Holcim join forces to study solutions for first carbon-free cement plant in Belgium
Various energies and technologies will be assessed for the efficient capture, utilization, and sequestration (CCUS) of around 1.3 million metric tons of CO2 emitted by the facility every year.
The larger the mobile ad, the more time spent looking at it. Static interscroller ads, which fill the screen once users scroll past a certain point, receive the most attention from smartphone users worldwide—an average of 3.3 seconds
Passport has developed a reputation for creating highly impactful, innovative and results-driven campaigns for clients such as Coca-Cola, Kraft and Heineken.
Volvo Trucks will deliver fully electric heavy-duty trucks to Amazon in Germany by year end. The 20 Volvo FH Electric are expected to drive more than one million road kilometres annually, fuelled with electricity instead of diesel.
The marketplace consists of trusted UK publishers with clear Net Zero strategies who have committed to decarbonizing their media supply and adopting GroupM’s framework for measuring and reducing carbon emissions.
This year, 102.6 million people will buy via social platforms in the US. That’s up just 5.9% from last year, following double-digit growth that’s persisted since we began tracking this metric, in 2016.
The Prebid DOOH Taskforce’s purpose is to enhance the Prebid framework with DOOH support and designing what the DOOH format looks like in the Prebid framework (compared to display, video-instream, video-outstream, etc.) websites, and work with other committees on new and improved documentation.
The brand is working with coffee farmers to help them transition to regenerative agriculture while accelerating its decade of work under the NESCAFÉ Plan.
The influencer advertising industry has grown by an impressive 355% over the past five years, becoming one of the leading online marketing channels.
For Messenger, Meta has developed a tool that uses machine learning to put ads in front of users who are most likely to make a purchase.
In her role, Lisa Gibby will oversee the company’s Corporate Communications function, including media relations, public affairs, corporate digital and content and employee engagement.
Veritonic, the industry’s comprehensive audio research and analytics platform, has announced that AudioPlus is utilizing its audio Attribution and Brand Lift solutions to help its clients track, measure, and ultimately optimize podcast ad performance.
TikTok and Loop Media have teamed up to bring the platform’s highly engaging and entertaining content to over 12,500 Loop Players and devices across the United States, inviting patrons of bars, restaurants, retail shops and more to experience the joy of TikTok.
Hearst UK, the premium content and experience business, has announced the appointment of Art Tindsley as Head of HearstX – the business’s recently reimagined experiential division.
In order to give advertisers a more complete view of the impact of their marketing on lower-funnel business results wherever they occur, LinkedIn will automatically add this offline data into aggregate reporting on ad conversions.
Cross Screen Media expands deal with Xandr to include cross-screen measurement for political advertisers
Cross Screen Media, a tech firm specializing in optimized local TV and CTV ad planning and measurement, has announced an expanded collaboration with Xandr, a technology platform that powers a global marketplace for premium advertising, to enable targeted campaign measurement and insights.
The project manager and communications specialist who helped launch the Brussels vaccination campaign over the past two years brings a whole lot of specific expertise to Antwerp.
Loop Media, Inc. has announced both expanded distribution to NBC Universal’s Peacock streaming service, and new channels for its SONIFI in-room partnership and its Loop for Business service.
Premier Hispanic Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) sports franchise Combate Global is launching on TikTok for the first time ever on thanks to a partnership with Wave Sports + Entertainment, a player in sports storytelling for the next generation.
The company is launching a number of features, such as tools to drill down into topics and other modifications that will make using search a more visual experience, highlighting maps, snippets, imagery, and even video in new ways.
Unilever has added one of the world’s first heavy-duty electric trucks to our fleet, marking an important milestone in our move towards zero emission vehicles.
DoubleVerify, DV, a software platform for digital media measurement, data and analytics, has announced it is working with Best Buy Ads, the consumer electronic retailer’s in-house retail media network (RMN).
Omdia estimates that by 2027 nearly 60% of global Netflix subscribers will be on the ad-supported tier. This change will happen through a combination of new subscriber acquisition and "downgrading" of existing subscribers to ad-tier.
The average selling price (ASP) of smartphones will be $413 worldwide this year, up $70 from 2020.
The solution works like a risk management system and calculates a risk value for each individual transaction using artificial intelligence and specified rules.
End-to-end agency iO’s expansion continues in the Nordic market. Earlier in September iO acquired the Danish agency Peytz & Co, and now Stockholm-based digital agency Triggerfish is becoming part of iO.
Carlsberg's new PPA contributes progress on two targets under the brewer's ambitious new ESG programme, Together Towards ZERO and Beyond (TTZAB):
Roku partners with Nielsen to enable cross-media measurement of traditional TV, CTV and mobile ad campaigns
Now, marketers running ads with Roku can deduplicate campaign reach and frequency across all four screens in the home.
With these new advertising capabilities, Playout 2.0 users can create dynamic monetization opportunities for brands.
Merchants want unified commerce solutions and payment tools that fit their business needs.
Pressure is mounting on brands to go beyond existing rules and apply a moral lens to the complex web of data-related marketing practices to develop more responsible, inclusive and ethical data practices.
Agencies to partner with Hivestack for cross-border business include Anima Advertising and NewCom Horizons, as well as Matterkind via omnichannel DSP, The Trade Desk. To
EssenceMediacom, GroupM’s newest media agency that combines Essence and MediaCom, has announced that it has appointed Benjamin Wei as China CEO for the merged agency, which launches in January 2023.
Philips will take over Hearst UK’s dedicated testing facility in St Anne’s Court, Soho in London – the first time a brand has ever taken over the space.
This agreement is a major step in securing feedstock supply (used cooking oils and animal fats) eligible to produce SAF and will enable the SAF production capacity to reach 210,000 tons per year, 25% higher than foreseen in the initial project announced in 2020.
New and lapsed TV brands across the travel industry will be able to access an exclusive ring-fenced fund of £500,000 on a first-come, first-served basis if they meet qualifying criteria.
New WFA research has found that while Chief Marketing Officers, CMOs, are keen to address consumer and regulatory concerns around data-driven marketing, the complexity of the data and digital ecosystem is making it hard for them to identify the right practical measures to take.
Other top influences on ad engagement are reliable content and safety. The relevance of the ads themselves is less of a factor.
A particularly dynamic segment of the digital audio industry, podcasts are now a major growth area for the Group.
Comscore, Inc. has announced a partnership with dentsu enabling the agency network to shift local TV buying to a Comscore-based currency, which supports transactions on advanced audiences in all 210 local markets.
The rise of streaming in the UK is driven by viewers in the 18- to 34-year-old age group as 84 per cent favour streaming content over traditional TV.
605 collaborates with Conviva to enrich cross-screen measurement of content and advertising across premium video
This collaboration will bring de-duplicated, standardized data to video and advertising industry customers worldwide, enabling full-census measurement of content and advertising across premium video.
US bilingual and bicultural digital media platform MundoNow this summer announced the launch of a podcast network called Óyenos Audio to cater mainly to the Hispanic market.
They come from acros the OOH ecosystem including major OOH service providers, national media owners and a national media agency.
TotalEnergies and the Technical University of Denmark create a center of excellence in decarbonized energies
This advanced research center will focus on developing reliable, profitable, low-emission energy solutions that will reduce the intermittence of renewables and accelerate the decarbonization of industrial facilities.
Havas Media Group has unveiled “Creative Elements That Win on Meta Platforms,” a research study conducted in collaboration with Meta that delivers insights to help advertisers develop creative that matters on Facebook and Instagram.
The wearables segment is now coming out of that period of hyper-growth, per the IDC.
WPP has announced the acquisition of JeffreyGroup, an independent corporate communications, public affairs, and marketing consulting firms in Latin America.
This includes the company’s first renewable energy project in South America—a solar farm in Brazil—and its first solar farms in India and Poland.
The acquisition equips Havas Market with the tools to offer clients end-to-end support across their ecommerce ecosystem and positions the agency as ecommerce consultants that look beyond media.
Paramount Global has announced the appointment of Jo Ann as Chairman, Paramount Advertising, following 30 remarkable years at the company.
The Institute of Practitioners in Advertising, IPA, has announced that Digital Voices and House of Greenland have been elected into IPA membership at its quarterly Council meeting.
It includes commitments to achieve enterprise-wide net zero carbon emissions and plans to use more renewable energy, as well as to invest in and research new technologies to develop energy-efficient products, increase water reuse and develop carbon capture technology.
The tech giant’s market value dropped 57% this year compared with Apple’s 14% dip, Amazon’s 26%, and Alphabet’s 29%, per Yahoo.
Brands are stepping up their net zero emissions commitments and reducing their carbon footprint through a raft of campaigns, interventions and partnerships as they seek to accelerate the transition to a clean energy economy.
Hivestack, the global independent programmatic digital out of home (DOOH) ad tech company has announced the appointment of Hector Gonzalez as Chief Revenue Officer (CRO) for the US and LatAm regions.
The campaign is anchored by a cinematic film featuring the athletes and a diverse group of fans making their way through the player’s tunnel with conviction toward the FIFA World Cup pitch.
Terry will report to global chairman and CEO, AnnaMaria DeSalva, and will join Hill+Knowlton’s Global Leadership Council.
Nielsen and Marketing Architects, an All-Inclusive TV advertising agency that covers everything brands need to succeed on TV for the price of media alone, have announced a multi-year renewal agreement for local TV measurement in all markets.
Essence has announced that it has been awarded integrated media duties for smart short-distance transportation and robotics company Segway-Ninebot in China
Following the renewal of Arthur Sadoun’s mandate as Chairman and CEO of Publicis Groupe, and the nomination of a new management body, the Directoire+, Publicis Groupe has announced the additional leadership appointments to further reinforce its global teams.
According to video game developers, streaming will grow the most of any gaming platform by 2025, cited by 40% of those surveyed.
IAS integrates Good-Loop's green media technology to offer carbon emissions measurement for digital advertisers
Integral Ad Science, IAS, a global player in digital media quality, today announced a global partnership with purpose-led ad platform Good-Loop that will enable advertisers to measure the carbon emissions generated by their digital ad campaigns.
These trucks can operate at a total weight of 44 tonnes* and the three models represent around two thirds of the company’s sales.
After becoming a billion dollars’ worth industry last year, the eSports market continues booming, with more and more brands willing to invest their money into sponsorships and esports advertising.
US B2B display ad spending on LinkedIn will total $3.01 billion in 2022 and grow to $4.56 billion by 2024. By then, LinkedIn will capture nearly 25% of all B2B digital ad dollars spent in the US.
On average, these companies have seen monthly revenue increase by more than 50%. T
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In order to get to know the French market better, the company says it will carry out extensive keyword research. Based on these results, iO will optimise the existing AXA product pages on Amazon France.
Digital trust is the confidence people have that a platform will protect their information and provide a safe environment for them to create and engage with content.
The advert plays on the renewed interest in the 1986 movie Top Gun, following the release of the sequel Top Gun: Maverick, and encourages traders to ‘trade up’ and experience the superior benefits of IC Markets.
Buluggiu brings a wealth of international digital media experience, with previous roles including Digital Director at Starcom, and VP, Regional Director Italy, Spain and MENA at Magnite.
In addition to updated workforce and environmental impact data, this year's report gives a more detailed overview of the company's ESG governance practices, including Paramount's ESG Council governance structure.
The programmatic advertising market consists of sales of programmatic advertising services by entities (organizations, sole traders, and partnerships) that is use of automated technology for buying and selling the advertising spaces.
IKEA will introduce heavy electric Volvo trucks for internal transport flows at two IKEA Industry factories in Poland, which will be operated by Raben Group. The learnings from the pilot will be used for the electrification of transport operations at scale in a larger transport network.
Publicly available data does not map precisely to the start of the pandemic, but according to research by The Performance Marketing Association (PMA) and PwC, US affiliate marketing grew from $6.2 billion in 2018 to $9.1 billion in 2021.
Now for the first time, brands, agencies, omnichannel demand-side platforms (DSPs) and media owners - both in the country and globally - can access the Hivestack platform and suite of solutions to plan, activate, measure and drive revenue from programmatic DOOH campaigns in Brazil.
Global demand partners from the Targetplay network across the USA, Europe, LATAM and APAC will be able to access Gadsme’s supply side network of mobile games studios at scale.
Using proprietary methodology, Epsilon converted survey results from 2000+ respondents across 4 retail categories and 40 brands into an index forming a proven relationship between loyalty drivers, attitudes, and actual consumer behaviour.
Following the launch of RTL’s unified brand identity, RTL Group has taken the next step towards transforming RTL from a traditional broadcast brand to a leading entertainment brand across all digital platforms.
A new global report released by CallMiner reveals that 70% of contact center and customer experience (CX) decision makers acknowledge some improvements are needed to the ways their organizations use data to enhance CX.
The rise of streaming video services has been pivotal in the move away from pay TV. By the end of 2024, for the first time, there will be more cord-free viewers than pay TV viewers in the US, per our forecast.
The world is experiencing growing interest and adoption of addressable advertising as brands maximize reach and frequency of their target audiences across their full video investment.
The move recognizes the importance of the UK as WPP’s home market and its second largest worldwide after the United States, and the ongoing simplification and integration of the company’s operations.
End-to-end agency iO also has some serious creative ambitions. This is underlined by the arrival of Jorrit Hermans as Creative Director at Campus Herentals. He will be taking care of the campus’ creative output.
Unity, the global platform for creating and operating interactive, real-time 3D (RT3D) content, has selected Media.Monks as its media agency of record following a competitive RFP process.
The research identifies the rewards of taking creativity more seriously, with clients saying creativity was ‘business critical’ more likely to say they were ‘growing’ (33%) as opposed to respondents coming from ‘maintaining’, ‘recovering’ or ‘declining’ businesses (25%).
Comscore, Inc., a ccompany involved in planning, transacting, and evaluating media, has announced a partnership with FOX Television Stations (FTS) that will see the local TV broadcaster leverage a Comscore-based currency to support transactions on advanced audiences across its entire owned and operated footprint.
Go Addressable, an industry initiative created by television distributors to advance addressable advertising, has released new research – in conjunction with Advertiser Perceptions – that tracks the latest growth, adoption and usage of this medium.
The Emergency SOS via satellite feature provided through Globalstar Inc.’s satellite network will be free for two years.
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LG Ads Solutions, the connected TV and cross-screen advertising service, has announced three new executive appointments.
AiAdvertising engages MZ Group to lead strategic investor relations and shareholder communications programme
MZ Group will work closely with AiAdvertising management to develop and implement a comprehensive capital markets strategy designed to increase the Company’s visibility throughout the investment community.
Camelot selects OneView by Roku to help small-and-medium businesses expand into TV streaming advertising
As an early adopter and first certified partner, Camelot will use the data, tech, and tools from America’s number 1 TV streaming platform* to make it easy for SMBs to grow their businesses and achieve their marketing goals.
Quantcast, a global advertising technology company, has announced Deb Stambaugh as its chief marketing officer. Stambaugh joins Quantcast at a pivotal moment of transformation.
As of August, 65% of US adults said they’d spent more on groceries and less on experiences in the past six months. Meanwhile, 59% agreed they’d spent less on experiences such as travel and dining out.
Havas Media Group (HMG)has announced that Wolverine Worldwide, one of the world’ marketers and licensors of branded casual, active lifestyle, work, athletic footwear and apparel, has named HMG as its global media agency partner following a four-month competitive review.
iO, an agency that brings together strategy, creation, content, marketing, and technology to support clients in their communication and digital transformation, is expanding into new markets by acquiring Peytz & Co, one of Denmark’s digital agencies.
In line with its continued efforts to expand solutions in Europe, Mather Economics has announced the opening of its new office in Antwerp, Belgium on October 1, 2022.
The Company’s new corporate image and identity are reflective of its forward-thinking approach to advertising technology.
additive+ will integrate into Havas Media Group (HMG) UK under the leadership of CEO Patrick Affleck.
TikTok has overtaken Snapchat as the third most popular social network in the UK, per our forecast, and that gap will widen as it continues to grow.
Essence’s scope of work includes strategy, analytics, media planning and media activation for the internet restaurant company’s brand marketing activities.
The majority of mobile users have 20 or more apps on their devices, but up to 50% only use 5-10 on a daily basis. That’s why it’s critical for publishers and developers to focus on retention as well as acquisition.
The hires come on the heels of significant growth in Europe for MediaLink. The firm has more than tripled its headcount in the region since September 2020, when Saxton joined to lead its operations there.
The development represents a significant shift in strategy for Meta, which spent much of the past two years focused on making ecommerce a priority.
Market dynamics are forces that impact the prices and behaviors of the Global Web Real-Time Communication Market stakeholders.
Mindshare’s brief is to accelerate the brand’s growth in key global markets and support this with a full-service offer covering audience insight; strategy; business planning, analytics and attribution; performance planning and activation across all media channels.
The Factual’s algorithm will provide Yahoo consumers with a first of its kind analysis of news stories by rating articles with a media bias and credibility score.
Following the success of last year's campaign, Usain, the world's fastest man, will once again feature as the face of Epson's EcoTank in a new through-the-line campaign to promote its cost saving printer and ReadyPrint ink subscription service.
The report also revealed that smaller advertisers continue to struggle with the increasing complexity of cross-channel advertising.
Among US podcast ads, pre-roll spots generated about 5% more website visits during Q2 than those in the middle of an episode.
Two Bulls, an award-winning digital product studio based in Australia, has joined DEPT, one of the fastest-growing digital agencies in the world.
In collaboration with end-to-end agency iO, Saniweb is relaunching its webshop, to serve the increasing number of mobile users better.
Dentsu Group Inc. has announced its transition to a new globally integrated leadership structure designed to accelerate its business transformation and promote operational excellence.
The survey results highlight strong growth of podcast listening in India and the effectiveness of podcast advertising to drive brand and product recall.
That said, billboards’ share decreased by 9 percentage points with that money going to transit as commuters return to buses and trains.
Built on a modular framework, MK Engage covers the entire streaming pipeline from ingest to delivery, enabling sports franchises and live content providers to increase fan engagement opportunities while exploring new revenue streams.
Annual revenues generated by in-house advertising and partnership programs at Ontario International Airport (ONT) doubled to $1.6 million in the past 18 months, and the trend is expected to continue as demand for air travel in Southern California surges.
More retailers are investing in automation and artificial intelligence to streamline operations and reduce costs.
The 155-strong business will join the Wunderman Thompson global network, complementing its well-established commerce and marketing services teams in Northern Europe.
This launch, followed by Germany, Austria, Switzerland and France in the coming months will bring Paramount+ to all major European markets by the end of the year.”
Kantar, the global marketing data and analytics company, has announced the sale of Kantar Public to Trilantic Europe, a pan-European private equity firm focused on mid-market transactions, is complete.