Insights

Aussies Still Place Most Trust in Earned Media

Findings from our latest Global Trust in Advertising Report has revealed that ‘earned media’ in the form of recommendations from friends and family continues to be the most trusted form of advertising among Australian consumers. With the increased engagement and consumption of online and social...

Five Ways to Win Over Asian Consumers With Your Innovation

By Tobias Puehse, Vice President of Nielsen’s Innovation Practice in Southeast Asia, North Asia and Pacific and Sonia Kapoor, Director, Thought Leadership and Knowledge Management With buoyant economies, burgeoning populations and a fast-growing middle class segment, Asia is ripe with growth...

From Carts to Baskets: the New Normal for Filipino Shoppers

Filipino shoppers traditionally go to the supermarkets twice a month, usually on paydays, for bulk shopping. For some basic items, however, Filipinos often buy from sari-sari stores, local convenience shops. With the increasing number of supermarkets across the country, however, a recent Nielsen...

Australian Ad Spend: Patchy Market Conditions; Digital Ahead of the Game

Consumers are branching out to new screens and increasing the number of media hours in their days – and marketers are following suit. Advertising on digital media platforms is growing by leaps and bounds, with online (in particular, online video and mobile) experiencing the strongest growth –...

The Brand Challenge Down Under

As marketers, brands are our powerhouse. At the forefront of our promotional activities, brands define our product identity and ‘stand out’, ensuring our product is remembered and repurchased. A truly powerful brand can be bought on identity alone. The ‘swoosh’ is all that Nike needs to...