Insights

Radio Maintains Resilience in the UAE

Nielsen’s UAE Radio Audience Measurement second-quarter 2019 data release shows that radio listening remains high across the country. In the second quarter of 2019, 92% of the total UAE population aged 10 and above tuned into radio every week, which is slightly less than the previous quarter, but...

From Great Panels Come Great Insights

At Nielsen, we believe that our panels make our company stand out. We devote a great deal of time and resources to ensuring that our panels produce high-quality data. By combining big data with smaller data sets from carefully chosen and measured households, we believe that we provide a higher...

Consumer Disloyalty is the New Normal

A whopping 46% of consumers tell us they are more likely to try new brands than they were five years ago; a clear signal to a trend we should expect to intensify. Yet we see few signs that adjustments have been made to marketing initiatives or innovation pipelines to match these numbers.

UAE Radio Starts 2019 on a High Note

Nielsen’s UAE Radio Audience Measurement first-quarter 2019 data release shows that radio listening remains high across the country. In Q1 of 2019, 93% of the total UAE population aged 10 and above tuned into radio every week, which is on par from the previous quarter, but is 2% lower than Q1...

UAE Radio Starts 2019 On A High Note

Nielsen’s UAE Radio Audience Measurement first-quarter 2019 data release shows that radio listening remains high across the country. In Q1 of 2019, 93% of the total UAE population aged 10 and above tuned into radio every week, which is on par from the previous quarter, but is 2% lower than Q1...

Combating the Long Tail with Data Science

You don't have to look far to see rapidly growing or already mature 'disruptors' in retail and manufacturing, but the long tail of market disruption goes way beyond that in today's age of consumer disloyalty.

Women’s Football 2019

Fan interest and commercial investments in women’s football, or soccer, are growing leading into the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup. According to Nielsen Sports, 40% of the people in countries with a team competing in this year’s tournament are interested in women’s football.

The Science to Make Sense of Big Data

The data generated by our day-to-day activities can help brands and marketers understand consumer needs and drive growth for their businesses. But first, they need to make sense of all the data.

My Relationship with a Biscuit Pack

My experience with the orange pack of biscuits is typical of how shoppers interact with product packs. Packs catch the shopper’s attention at the “Zeroth moment of truth”—when the shopper is in front of a screen. They then catch the shopper’s attention in front of the shelf—that’s the...