Blis Location Data Shows Formula 1 Lights Up Singapore’s Economy

Blis Location Data Shows Formula 1 Lights Up Singapore’s Economy

Leading location technology company, Blis, recently unveiled insights from Singapore’s Formula One weekend. Coming on the 10th anniversary of F1’s arrival Singapore, the data points to the enormous commercial benefit the race brings to the local economy, showing a 173% jump in mobile activity at key local restaurants and an 82% lift at local shopping […]

GroundTruth sees rise in global demand for location data

GroundTruth sees rise in global demand for location data

Global location tech company GroundTruth (formerly xAd) has seen a 35% QoQ revenue growth as major brands like L’Occitane and Timberland put more budget towards location-based marketing. Following their acquisition of WeatherBug, GroundTruth have won 35 new Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) since the start of 2017. As global interest continues to develop and in the […]

Improve Digital Enhances Video Ad Targeting with Digital Element’s Location-Based Technology

Improve Digital Enhances Video Ad Targeting with Digital Element’s Location-Based Technology

Digital Element, one of the leading provider of IP geolocation technology, announced Improve Digital, the all-in-one advertising platform for publishers, content providers, and broadcasters, has adopted its NetAcuity Edge hyperlocal targeting solution to ensure its customers can serve the right ads, to the right audience, in the right location. Digital Element’s technology has been integrated into 360 Polaris, […]

Omnicom Media Group Running Location-based Campaigns on Blis Self-Serve Platform

Omnicom Media Group Running Location-based Campaigns on Blis Self-Serve Platform

Leading location technology company Blis, announced that after working with Omnicom Media Group for the last year, its proprietary, location-enabled self-serve Demand Side Platform (DSP) has been released industry-wide. The platform, which was launched in 2016 with selected clients, is powered by Blis’ proprietary location technology stack: SmartPin, SmartScale and its POI Database. Clients can access […]

Tune: 84 per cent of Millennials Act on Location-Based Notifications

Tune: 84 per cent of Millennials Act on Location-Based Notifications

Location-based notifications can make the difference between a successful, engaging app and one that is soon uninstalled, with 84 per cent of millennials more likely to take action when notifications are tailored to their current location, according to a new whitepaper from Tune. Location data is just one of the crucial tools needed to optimise how […]

MRC Issues New Location Based Advertising Measurement Guidelines

MRC Issues New Location Based Advertising Measurement Guidelines

The Media Rating Council (MRC) has issued the final version of its Location Based Advertising Measurement Guidelines, developed in collaboration with the Mobile Marketing Association and IAB. The guidelines, which were previously available for public comment in draft form, serve as industry-wide guidance on how the effectiveness of digital location-based ads should be rated, and […]

Yahoo teams with Statiq for location-based advertising in the UK

Yahoo teams with Statiq for location-based advertising in the UK

Soon-to-be Verizon-owned Yahoo is partnering with mobile geolocation data startup Statiq, which was recently acquired by Telefonica’s Axonix programmatic trading platform. The partnership sees Yahoo ‘refine its ability to offer location-based targeted adverting for brands in the UK’. Yahoo is leveraging Statiq’s location insights to create ‘a unique, accurate and scaled view of consumer behaviour’ […]

Retale acquires popular shopping list app Out of Milk

Retale acquires popular shopping list app Out of Milk

Location-based advertising company Retale has acquired Out of Milk, the most popular shopping list app in North America on the Android platform, with close to 10m downloads. Retale, a Bonial.com company, is the leading US location-based mobile and digital company that conveniently connects shoppers with their favourite retailers and brands locally and essentially serves as […]

Location Based Audience Targeting Superior in Driving Foot Traffic, Scientific Research Indicates

Location Based Audience Targeting Superior in Driving Foot Traffic, Scientific Research Indicates

IPG Media Lab, the creative technology arm of IPG Mediabrands, in partnership with Thinknear, a leading location-based marketing platform, today announced the results of a quantitative media trial examining how location based audience targeting (LBA) compares versus more traditional methods such as designated market area targeting (DMA) in mobile. The resulting infographic, Harnessing the Power […]