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The Database: Implementing Agile Thinking in the FMCG Market

Staying nimble in today’s fast-paced market, isn’t easy, especially for large, multinational brands with massive scale and global footprints. Many companies look to agile processes as a means to innovate faster, but they often skip steps in the process. So can agile thinking work in the...

The Online Beat Drives Latinx Lives

Music has long been a cultural connector for Latinx* consumers across all ages. This proclivity for music, combined with a preference for everything digital, has made music an important online activity—both personal and social—for Latinx consumers.

Descubrimiento Digital: The Online Lives of Latinx Consumers

The visibility of U.S. Hispanics highlights an increase in cultural inclusivity and civic representation as well as recognition of the community’s strides. With continuing progress in educational pursuits, economic gains and more, the Latinx community and its influence on the new American...

What's in Podcast Fans' Shopping Carts?

Podcasting continues to grow in popularity year after year in the U.S. And brands are taking notice—particularly those in the fast-moving consumer goods space. For advertisers looking to reach these fans, understanding purchasing habits by genre is important.

Beyond Traditional: Developing Effective Digital Ad Campaigns

The U.S. retail landscape is growing increasingly challenging, and fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) companies are facing mounting pressure to prove the ROI of their ad campaigns. And with growing pressure from private-label offerings, they’re also increasingly tasked with answering whether...

U.S. Music Mid-Year Report 2018

On-demand song streaming activity is reaching new milestones, with volume surpassing 400 billion, which is offsetting declines in album and track sales. On-demand audio streaming volume is up 45%, having already exceeded 268 billion so far in 2018, and on-demand video streaming volume is up 35%...

A Look at the 21st Century CMO

There has never been a more dynamic and challenging time to be a marketer. Since the advent of the internet, fueled by available high-speed access and ignited by the proliferation of powerful new devices, marketers have more access to consumers than ever before.