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NCSolutions And ciValue Collaborate To Launch A New Cloud-Based Retailer Marketing Service That Enhances Shopper Personalization

NCSolutions (NCS) and ciValue are collaborating to launch a new cloud-based retailer marketing service designed to support the personalized and relevant experience today's shoppers expect from retailers and brands. The joint service named the ciMedia Platform, allows retailers to serve the most relevant offers possible and better meet the expectations of their shoppers. By collaborating with brands on offers and campaigns, retailers can capture a larger share of CPG advertising investments. Additionally, as a part of the…

NCSolutions, Leading Advertising Effectiveness Research Firm, Appoints Feintuch Communications as Its PR Agency of Record

NCSolutions, the leading company for improving advertising effectiveness for the consumer packaged goods (CPG) ecosystem, has selected Feintuch Communications as its public relations agency of record. Founded in 2010 and headquartered in New York, with offices in Chicago, Cincinnati and Tampa, NCSolutions is the leader in helping brands improve their advertising effectiveness on every platform, channel, and device. Its research-based insights, collective wisdom and proven techniques enable marketers to target the right…

Tru Optik Launches Self-Service Data Marketplace to Power Connected TV, Streaming Audio and Gaming Advertising

Leading CTV Data Marketplace Expands Cookie-less Audience Targeting across 80MM+ Connected U.S. Homes In the second quarter of 2020, nearly forty percent of the brands and agencies using third-party data with the Tru Optik Data Marketplace for Connected TV (CTV) and smart speakers advertising campaigns, did so for the first time. With the massive growth in audience size, increased attention across streaming media platforms and concerns regarding brand safety on social media – advertisers demand and require scalable,…

Household Consumer Packaged Goods Sales up 17% in June Compared to One Year Ago

Alcohol, Frozen Foods and Meat Categories Lead With Highest Gains During June and Through the Home-Confined Buying Shopping Stage Household consumer packaged goods (CPG) spending overall was up 17% in June compared to June 2019, following an increase of 21% in May 2020 over the previous year. The findings are part of new data released by NCSolutions (NCS), the leading company for improving advertising effectiveness for the consumer packaged goods ecosystem. In addition, an analysis of the Home-Confined Buying period…

SpotX Brings Comprehensive Measurement and Attribution Suite to CTV Advertising Inventory

SpotX leads among SSPs, collaborating with 11 measurement companies including Comscore, Kantar, and Nielsen SpotX, the leading global video advertising platform, announced the expansion of its comprehensive Measurement and Attribution Suite. The extensive offering provides advertisers the ability to accurately attribute ad spend across video channels including connected TV (CTV) and is the most robust in-market for video. By uncovering valuable audience reach metrics like brand lift, incremental reach and frequency, and…

Increased Demand for Consumer Packaged Goods Creates Atypical Growth Opportunity for Brands

New NCSolutions Loyalty Study Confirms Strong Return on Ad Spend for Brands Invested in Advertising and Brand Loyalty The unprecedented 34% growth of consumer packaged goods (CPG) sales since March 22 of this year has created a significant growth opportunity for major brands to grow their market share. Consumer brands with high levels of brand equity and consumer trust, and which consistently advertised through the current marketplace disruption, have been the major beneficiaries of consumer loyalty and expanded market…

AdTech Roundup: Top Things in Advertising Technology

Today’s Daily AdTech Round-up covers latest in Native and Programmatic Advertising, Technology, TV Advertising, Audience Data announcements from MG Motor UK, Dealers United, Veritone Inc., Bayard Advertising Agency, and NCSolutions. MG Motor UK Makes Play for In-Game Advertising in DiRT Rally 2.0, in Collaboration With Bidstack, Codemasters and tmwi MG Motor UK has become the first automotive manufacturer to champion in-game advertising in real-time. Working with leading native in-game advertising provider Bidstack and…

The Gen Z Effect: NCS and Snapchat Quantify Gen Z’s Influence on Household CPG Purchases

Our youngest generation wields a considerable influence on household buying, new study shows Move over celebrities and micro-influencers: The youngest consumers among us just might be the hottest new influencers in town. NCSolutions, the leading company for improving advertising effectiveness for the entire CPG ecosystem, announced results from an innovative meta-study in partnership with Snap Inc., creator of Snapchat. Based on the measurement of 19 CPG Snapchat advertising campaigns across 32 brands and almost 4 billion…

Linda Dupree Named CEO of NCS

Industry Visionary to Lead NCS Toward Even Greater Innovations in Advertising Effectiveness NCS, the leading company for improving advertising effectiveness for the CPG ecosystem, announced Linda Dupree has been named to the position of Chief Executive Officer. Dupree will report to the NCS Board of Directors. “NCS has made major advancements towards unlocking the potential of single source data for CPG advertisers. The pace of innovation has been incredible, leading up to this pivotal point in the trajectory of the…

Using Personalization To Grow Sales

Personalization is the new mantra for success in marketing. At nearly every industry conference, there is a guest speaker or group panel discussion dedicated to how companies are or should be personalizing their marketing campaigns by using data ­­— and for a good reason: A recent Nielsen study found that a successful creative message is the most important element contributing to the performance and the return on ad spend (ROAS). With all the data available today, either from a company’s own Customer Relationship…

Google and YouTube Advertisers Get New Ad Sales Metrics

Latest Ad Sales solution measures the in-store sales driven by CPG advertising delivered on YouTube Google’s YouTube is venturing into a parallel market space. It wants to now deliver campaign measurement for offline purchases from advertisements that were broadcasted on its platform. To achieve this seemingly tedious task, the company announced that it will partner with Nielsen Catalina Solutions (NCS). The initiative is a part of YouTube’s constant efforts to help consumer packaged goods (CPG) advertisers compare…

Nielsen Catalina Solutions Announces Expanded Ad Targeting Capabilities Now Across Any TV Screen or Platform

New Solution Enables CPG Advertisers and Agencies to Buy Television Advertising with Digital-like Precision Based on In-Store Purchase Behavior Nielsen Catalina Solutions (NCS) announced an expansion of its Advanced TV Suite, which now enables purchase-based ad targeting in addition to sales measurement for data-driven linear TV, addressable TV, over-the-top (OTT) and connected TV (CTV). With the addition of a new capability that enables CPG advertisers and agencies to buy connected-TV inventory based on in-store…

TruSignal, Inc. Launches Third-Party Seed Data Network to Increase Access to TruSignal’s Bid Price Optimizer

TruSignal’s Third-Party Seed Data Network Features Industry-Leading Data Providers and Helps Advertisers Optimize Impression-Level Bidding with Custom, People-Based, Data-Driven Solutions TruSignal, Inc., a leading predictive scoring and people-based marketing technology business, announced the launch of its third-party seed data network, fueled by relationships with leading data providers, including Nielsen Catalina Solutions (NCS), NinthDecimal, ShareThis and more. The third-party seed data network provides advertisers…

Nielsen Marketing Cloud DMP Ties in With Snapchat’s Ad Buying Platform

Advertisers and Marketers Can Now Create and Connect with Personalized Audience Segments Using Consumer Characteristics on Nielsen Marketing Cloud DMP Nielsen has announced that its premium audience segments will be available on Snapchat's ad buying platform. This integration will allow advertisers and agencies to buy inventory on Snapchat using Nielsen-branded audience segments through the Nielsen Marketing Cloud. Recommended Read: Contextual Content and AI: The New Wingmen for Email Marketing Campaigns The…

Nielsen Catalina Solutions Introduces Targeting Playbook for CPG Brands

Brand Growth Consortium Completes Research Project Aimed at Understanding How to Target Advertising for Better Returns Nielsen Catalina Solutions (NCS), the company that improves advertising performance for the CPG ecosystem, announced a new playbook for CPG marketers that can identify which TV and digital media targets are expected to drive the highest dollar sales based on brand traits and creative effectiveness. Advertisers have long been divided on the best approach to targeting, some focused on targeting buyers…

SugarCRM Elite Partner Faye Business Systems Group Acquires Datasync Corporation’s Sugar Clients

Woodland Hills-based Faye Business Systems Group Expands Their Sugar Footprint in the Midwest by Acquiring DataSync Corporation’s Clients SugarCRM Elite Partner Faye Business Systems Group has acquired the Sugar practice of DataSync Corporation. The acquisition of DataSync’s Sugar clients allows FayeBSG to serve an expanding client base and extend their corporate footprint further into the Midwest of the US as part of their growth strategy. This is the fourth Sugar business that Faye Business Systems Group has…

TechBytes with Zackary Cantor, Director, Decision Sciences, GlobalWide Media

Zackary Cantor Director, Decision Sciences, GlobalWide Media As audience-based advertising strategies continue to draw a sizeable amount of ad dollars into the tech industry, the definitions of “Digital Transformation’ and “Digital Innovation” have begun to converge for businesses. Brands are now focusing on creating personalized ads that match up to the modern customer experience standards. To know more about the state of adtech in 2018 and the major pain points that advertisers should get rid of, we spoke to Zackary…