UNiDAYS create new ‘AFFDEX’ measurement tool that assesses Gen Z’s affinity for leading brands

UNiDAYS create new ‘AFFDEX’ measurement tool that assesses Gen Z’s affinity for leading brands

Experts in brand measurement and customer analytics from UNiDAYS, a leading Global Student Affinity Network, have utilised their market-leading access to millions of college and university students around the world to create an index that measures Gen Z’s affinity for a range of leading brands.  The AFFDEX covers 12 industries and is built on insights […]

Brands have identified the opportunity for significant marketing spend in China, according to The Trade Desk

Brands have identified the opportunity for significant marketing spend in China, according to The Trade Desk

China will be the next frontier of growth for European brands, according to new research published by The Trade Desk – with brands committing big spend to the market.  Over half (53%) of the senior brand marketers surveyed in the UK, France and Germany confirmed that China represents a significant growth opportunity, with an additional […]

Consumers still prefer shopping in-store but want innovation, says Blis report

Consumers still prefer shopping in-store but want innovation, says Blis report

Most shoppers still prefer to make purchases in-store after using the internet to research products, despite concerns that the high street is dying, according to research from Blis. 60 per cent of the over 4,500 EMEA consumers surveyed use the internet to research products before ultimately making purchases in-store. At the same time, impulse buying is […]

Gogoro launches GoShare, an end-to-end mobility sharing platform and solution for smart cities

Gogoro launches GoShare, an end-to-end mobility sharing platform and solution for smart cities

Gogoro, a technology leader in Taiwan transforming how innovation is accelerating the shift to sustainable urban mobility, announced GoShare, the first fully integrated mobility sharing platform and solution designed and operated as a single platform that provides a key strategic component to smart city ecosystems.  “Cities around the world have proven consumer demand for mobility […]

India’s Ola gets the green light to take on Uber in London

India’s Ola gets the green light to take on Uber in London

India’s ride-hailing giant Ola is bringing its business to another overseas market, stepping up its international challenge to Uber. Now, it’s heading to the UK’s capital city, adding to the intense competition Uber already faces in one of the world’s most active ride-hailing cities. Transport for London (TfL) has given Ola the nod to begin operating in […]

Contentsquare buys Clicktale to boost digital experience analytics for clients

Contentsquare buys Clicktale to boost digital experience analytics for clients

Contentsquare, a leading digital experience insights platform trusted by brands like AccorHotels, Sephora and Volkswagen, announced today it has acquired Israel-based experience analytics company Clicktale, another leading digital experience platform, with clients such as Dell, RBS and T-Mobile. This combination creates the definitive global leader in the experience analytics market. The combined entity serves 600 enterprise […]

Social Chain launches #NoFilterNoFuture with Brita, an influencer campaign spurring the stop of ocean plastic pollution

Social Chain launches #NoFilterNoFuture with Brita, an influencer campaign spurring the stop of ocean plastic pollution

Social Chain, the global, social-first marketing agency, and Brita, have launched #NoFilterNoFuture, a breakthrough social media campaign aimed at jolting people to take action to reduce single-use plastic waste, while driving awareness and purchase intent for Brita’s Filtering Water Bottles. The campaign includes content creation by Instagram influencers, with their posts featuring shocking photoshopped imagery […]

Digital audio ad spend set to pick up ‘significantly’ over next year, according to Global’s DAX

Digital audio ad spend set to pick up ‘significantly’ over next year, according to Global’s DAX

Advertising investment in digital audio can be expected to grow significantly in the UK over the next 12 months, with the majority of advertisers admitting they will pump more money into the channel. A survey of 215 senior and mid-level executives at leading media agencies and UK brand owners, commissioned by Global’s DAX and conducted […]

UK government to probe whether digital ad market poses ‘harm’ to people

UK government to probe whether digital ad market poses ‘harm’ to people

The UK government’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched an investigation into the digital advertising dominance of online platforms like Google and Facebook, as well as how consumer data is used in the wider market. The probe could have far-reaching implications not only for the ad-supported digital duopoly, but also for adtech players. “We are assessing […]