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Medallia Launches New Insights Suite to Power the Future of Consumer Insights

Modern Approach to Market Research Speeds Time to Innovation Medallia, Inc., the global leader in experience management, announced Medallia Insights Suite, a powerful combination of modern tools for insight leaders across agencies and brands. The suite leverages today’s growing video communication and crowdsourcing adoption to speed time to innovation and drive growth and revenue at pace. Marketing Technology News: Insight Recognized in Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Managed Workplace Services, North America “The…

Navigating New Trends in Back-To-School Spending With Agile Consumer Insights

Understanding how consumers shop differently during this specialty season could lead to a multi-million-dollar shift in Sales The back-to-school shopping season is in full swing. In fact, in some parts of the country, particularly down South, children have already started classes. What we are learning as students of real-time consumer insights and Marketing trends is that seasonal shopping habits, for back-to-school, in particular, are shifting. No two categories are alike when it comes to buying preferences, and the…

How Consumer Insights Can Satisfy a Marketer’s Need for Agility, Innovation, and Disruption

The key to driving business success is by understanding consumers. Consumer trends are changing more rapidly than ever before. All too often, competitive pressures compel marketers to meet this demand by launching products, or creative at rapid-fire. This can turn out poorly in a very public setting, with the social media era putting brand reputation, product design, campaign messaging, and product launches under the microscope. But costly Marketing mistakes can be avoided by involving consumers themselves. Using consumer…

Leading Consumer Insights Platform, Suzy, Hires New Senior Vice President of Data and Insights

Suzy, a leading consumer insights platform that provides “actionable insights at the speed of culture,” announced the addition of statistical analysis expert Tanya Kolosova to the company’s impressive leadership team. In her new role as Senior Vice President, Data and Insights, Kolosova will oversee all of Suzy’s data analytics and statistical insights. An expert in actionable analytics and software development, Kolosova has extensive knowledge of machine-learning, advertisement and audience intelligence, and design and…

First Data Releases Consumer Insights Study on German Consumers’ Preferred Payment Methods

63% of German Consumers Indicate They Do Not Fear Fraud or Theft When Making Card or Contactless Payments First Data, a global leader in commerce-enabling technology, released its first nationally-representative study of more than 2,000 German consumers. The study examines consumers’ preferred payment methods, as well as the key factors that influence the adoption of card and contactless payment methods, including security, accessibility and age. The findings span the entire population and compare national regions. “Our…

CBS Partners with AI-Powered Consumer Insights Platform Canvs to Enhance Research Capabilities and Audience Insights

CBS Corporation announced a strategic relationship with Canvs, the leading consumer insights platform that leverages proprietary artificial intelligence (AI) to help businesses unlock insights from everyday language. CBS, which operates the most-watched television network in the US and owns one of the world's largest libraries of entertainment content, will integrate Canvs Surveys, the only AI-powered topical and emotional analysis platform to automate the coding of open-ended responses to survey questions. The…

As Industry Need for Real-Time Consumer Insights Grows, Kantar Expands Qualitative Practice

Kelley Baron is Named North American Qualitative Lead Kantar, one of the world’s leading marketing data, insight and consultancy companies, announced that it is expanding its qualitative practice, in response to the growing industry need for real-time consumer insights. As a result, it has named Kelley Baron President of its North American qualitative practice. In her new role, Baron will be responsible for growing Kantar’s qualitative services by building and innovating on current offerings, acquiring new clients…

Verto Analytics Raises $13.4 Million to Expand its Audience Measurement Solutions to Address Media Fragmentation and Lack of Cross-Platform…

Latest Funding Will Support New Services, a Robust Client Success Program, and Verto’s Growth in the US and Europe. The Growth Round Comes at a Pivotal Moment as the Fast-Paced Media Measurement Market Evolves Verto Analytics, the consumer-centric audience measurement company, announced that it has secured $13.4 million in growth-financing led by Conor Venture Partners, Open Ocean Capital, and Finnish Industry Investment with participation from Steve Farella, Chairman of MDC Media and Steve Marshall, CEO and Founder of…

TolunaInsights Unveiled to Transform End-to-End Consumer Insights Platform

TolunaInsights™ Empowers Businesses with Real-Time Automated Consumer Insights Toluna, a leading provider of consumer insights for the on-demand economy, has completed a corporate rebrand to spotlight its value proposition and market position. Underpinning the rebrand is the launch of TolunaInsights™, the industry’s first comprehensive, automated platform that delivers consumer insights in real-time. These changes mark a significant milestone based on the founding vision ten years ago to democratize market research and…

Crimson Hexagon Posts Record Annual Revenues in 2017 and Expands to “Consumer Insights”

General Motors Among Brands Choosing Crimson Hexagon as Company Broadens Beyond Social Media Analytics to AI-Powered Consumer Insights Crimson Hexagon, the leading provider of AI-powered consumer insights, recently announced record financials, as it closed its books for 2017. Revenue was up globally as well as in each geographic theater. In the last six months of 2017 alone, the company more than tripled its number of customers with annual contract values (ACVs) of $100,000 or more. Crimson’s momentum is the result of a…

Ansira Named as Vendor Offering Holistic Support for Consumer Insights by Independent Research Firm

Ansira Included Among Partners To Leverage For Data Optimization Ansira, a leading data-driven, technology-enabled marketing solutions provider, has been named among the customer engagement agencies and marketing database providers in a new report released by Forrester Research, Inc. titled, Vendor Landscape: The Consumer Data Ecosystem's Service Providers (October 10, 2017). The report provides an overview of the services from organizations in the consumer insights ecosystem and catalogs the services…

Acxiom Expands International Footprint with Launch of AbiliTec Identity Resolution and InfoBase Consumer Insights in Mexico

Last month, Acxiom expanded their global footprint with the launch of AbiliTec Identity Resolution and InfoBase Consumer Insights in Mexico. The new launch would enable Acxiom clients and partners to improve reach and engagement among the rapidly growing LATAM audiences. The expansion involved collaboration with 4INFO to meet the increased global demands for safe and ethical people-based marketing solutions. Acxiom will tap 4INFO’s proprietary, patented device matching technology to deterministically map people to their…

Mastercard and Diane von Furstenberg Partner to Deliver Curated Shopping Experience for Consumers and Insights for Store Associates

Partnership to also integrate brands shared focus on women’s empowerment efforts Mastercard and Diane von Furstenberg announced a new partnership focused on enhancing the in-store experience for consumers, as well as delivering intelligent insights to store associates through the integration of technology that provides informed product recommendations, store performance analytics, as well as digital discovery and engagement through QR codes. The effort will also encompass a shared focus on women’s empowerment through both…

Yext Reveals New Insights into Holiday Consumer Search Trends

Globally, consumers are looking for directions to toy and jewelry stores in the leadup to Christmas and liquor stores for New Year's Eve.  Yext, Inc., the Search Experience Cloud company, released new research on global consumer search behavior during the holiday season. The study found that consumers ready to buy gifts click for directions to toy stores up to 231% above average the week before Christmas, while those looking to imbibe during the holidays request directions to liquor stores up to 160% above average…

Infutor Acquires Dunn Data Company to Enhance Consumer Intelligence Trifecta of Identities, Attributes and Insights

Latest Strategic Acquisition Expands Infutor’s TruthSet™ Identity Graph; Increasing Authoritative Identities and Affinity Intelligence Consumer identity management expert Infutor announced that it has acquired Dunn Data Company, a New York-based marketing intelligence provider specializing in consumer identity, demographic, lifestyle, and affinity attribute solutions. With a sterling reputation of working with consumer marketing data for more than 40 years, Dunn’s vast and high-quality consumer transactional data sets…

Clicktivated Survey Reveals Insights About Consumers’ Ecommerce Patterns, Demonstrating Shoppers Value Simplicity and Purposeful…

Data gathered also reveals insights on social media use, ad preferences, and website browsing habits Clicktivated, an interactive platform that connects viewers to products and information inside video as they watch, announced the results of a proprietary survey on consumers' online shopping and browsing opinions, revealing new insights that can help brands reach target audiences more effectively and increase user engagement and ultimately drive sales. Marketing Technology News: Aviso Named Sales Analytics Leader by G2…

Resonate’s State of the Consumer Report Reveals New Insights into 4 Intriguing Customer Segments

New Report from Leading Consumer Intelligence Platform Explores Purchase Motivations of Consumers That Extend Beyond Marketing Messages Resonate, the leading provider of A.I.-driven consumer intelligence for marketers, released its latest State of the Consumer Report, which examines four distinct audience segments that collectively represent the major underlying influences behind today’s consumer purchases. Specifically, the research breaks down the motivations driving activist shoppers, personal values shoppers,…

Benefitfocus June Software Release Unveils Tools and Functionality to Automate Benefits & Delivers Insights to Improve Consumers’…

New "smart moments" features build consumer confidence in their benefit decisions Benefitfocus, Inc., a leading cloud-based benefits management platform and services provider, announced their June 2019 Software Release with new advancements to their BenefitsPlace Platform. The release delivers tools and functionality to educate consumers, improve the mobile experience and simplify the process of consumers' benefits decisions. Since launching consumer surveys through the Autumn 2018 Release last September, more than half a…

PowerReviews Announces Industry’s First Product-Specific Insights Solution for Reviews & Consumer Feedback

Company's New Intelligence Engine Fuels Analytics Solutions and Reveals Emerging Opportunities for Brands Based on Their Consumer Reviews PowerReviews, a global technology leader in reviews and user-generated content to more than 1,000 global brands and retailers, announced the introduction of Product Pulse, the industry's first advanced-analytics solution providing brands with actionable product-specific insights, based on strengths, opportunities for improvement and areas of differentiation. PowerReviews has been on…

AppsFlyer’s People-Based Attribution Provides New Insights Connecting the Consumer Journey Across Mobile and Beyond

People-Based Innovations Introduce New Cross-Device, Cross-Channel Intelligence and Dashboards to Measure and Connect Data Across Web, Apps and More AppsFlyer, the world leader in mobile attribution and marketing analytics, has expanded people-based attribution on its platform to provide one holistic view of the customer journey across multiple touchpoints, connected devices, digital platforms, and media channels. Leveraging insights at scale from 8.4 billion of the world’s connected devices, AppsFlyer’s advances in…