Insights

Merging Tables and Aisles

For more than 100 years, the share of money Americans spent at the store for the food and beverages they would later eat at home remained fairly constant. But change is inevitable, and our habits have finally started to shift.

Ads With Impact: What Messaging Themes Speak Loudest To Consumers?

Reaching your audience is an important component of any ad campaign, but what good is ad reach if it doesn’t resonate with the audience? Effective campaigns require more than identifying the right channel for reaching consumers. It’s also about delivering the right message.

Global Trust in Advertising – 2015

Three factors form the foundation of a successful ad campaign: Reach, resonance and reaction. Reach the right audience, and ensure your advertising resonates positively so you can generate the desired reaction. Simple–right? Wrong.

Multi-Screen Advertising is Growing in Canada

Integrated multi-screen campaigns are changing the way the industry thinks about advertising and measurement in Canada. The shift in strategy underscores the changing needs of consumers and their ever-evolving media consumption habits.

Global Auto Buyers are Clicking Websites Before Clicking Seatbelts

Sixty-five percent of online consumers across 60 countries plan to buy a new or used car in the next two years, according to new findings from Nielsen’s recent Global Survey of Automotive Demand. That adds up to a lot of potential car buyers, all of whom are trying to wade through the multitude...

Moving On Up: 3Q Industry and Services’ Ad Budgets Rise Globally

Industry and Services and fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) advertising continued their reigns as the macro sectors with the highest percentage growth during the first three quarters of 2013, according to Nielsen’s quarterly Global AdView Pulse report. The Industry and Services sector, driven by...

TV Remains the Reigning Champ, but Display Internet Ads are the MVPs of 3Q

According to Nielsen’s quarterly Global AdView Pulse report, ad spend by media type continued on trend through the first three quarters of 2013, with television and display Internet advertising leading the charge globally. While measured in a smaller subset of countries, display Internet ads grew...