Merkle combines digital and customer analytics under Ben Gott

Merkle combines digital and customer analytics under Ben Gott

Merkle, a leading technology-enabled, data-driven performance marketing agency, has promoted Ben Gott to lead its rapidly expanding analytics practice across EMEA.  Merkle’s mission is to enable orchestrated and valuable customer interactions across all marketing and service touchpoints. This can only be achieved through mastery of data, analytics and the customer identity. This in turn requires […]

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 […]

The Ozone Project and OpenX partner to increase monetisation for publisher’s digital ad inventory

The Ozone Project and OpenX partner to increase monetisation for publisher’s digital ad inventory

The Ozone Project, the transparent and brand safe platform for programmatic advertising, announced its partnership with OpenX, the leading independent advertising exchange, as Ozone Audience’s self-service partner. The partnership will see Ozone Audience’s segments made available to buyers via OpenX deals, giving brands and buyers’ greater control of their buying whilst diversifying the demand Ozone delivers […]

Digital Advertisers chasing ROI at the expense of relevance and customer loyalty, finds Adobe

Digital Advertisers chasing ROI at the expense of relevance and customer loyalty, finds Adobe

Advertising and marketing professionals have significantly different priorities when it comes to customer experience because they are working to different internal mandates. This is according to Adobe’s 2019 Digital Trends Advertising in Focus report. For advertising professionals, the biggest priority for almost half of respondents (46%) is to demonstrate Return on Investment (ROI) to the rest of […]

Women take control of their financial future with 41% surge in finance app use, says new report

Women take control of their financial future with 41% surge in finance app use, says new report

Liftoff, the leader in mobile app marketing and retargeting, released a new report in partnership with Leanplum uncovering new insights into the world of mobile finance. Specifically, it found that women are more engaged than ever with finance apps, meaning it’s prime time for marketers to double-down on investments in the traditionally underserved demographic. The report […]

Merkle unveils dedicated Northern hub, based in Scotland’s tech capital

Merkle unveils dedicated Northern hub, based in Scotland’s tech capital

Merkle, a leading technology-enabled, data-driven performance marketing agency, has opened a dedicated Northern hub in Edinburgh, which will service clients in Scotland and the North of England. The new office will provide the full range of Merkle’s people-based marketing capabilities across advanced analytics, customer strategy, and CRM & loyalty, alongside Merkle|Periscopix’s expert end-to-end digital capabilities […]

Holiday spending set to jump nearly 25% across the UK, France and Germany this year, finds Adobe

Holiday spending set to jump nearly 25% across the UK, France and Germany this year, finds Adobe

Adobe released its online shopping predictions for the 2018 holiday season (from November to December), which found that spending in the UK, France, and Germany will jump nearly 25% compared with the same period in 2017.  The findings, based on Adobe Analytics data, also reveals shoppers in the UK will spend more than three times […]

InMobi unveils global in-app programmatic exchange in EMEA to provide premium mobile ad experiences

InMobi unveils global in-app programmatic exchange in EMEA to provide premium mobile ad experiences

InMobi, a global provider of enterprise platforms for marketers, has launched the InMobi Exchange for programmatic buyers in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), to meet the rising demand of in-app programmatic advertising. The InMobi Exchange is one of the largest independent platforms for mobile in-app advertising, and is anchored on the company’s commitment to […]

New Liftoff data shows Europeans 500 per cent less likely to use finance apps

New Liftoff data shows Europeans 500 per cent less likely to use finance apps

A new study by app marketing firm Liftoff has revealed some surprising insights into consumer behaviours around mobile finance, most notably the fact that EMEA consumers are around 500 per cent less likely to activate a mobile finance app than their counterparts in APAC and the US. Liftoff’s figures, based on almost 8.7bn ad impressions, show that […]