This compilation of ANA resources explores new trends in social media, including tips for using Pinterest, how to harness fan data, and the secrets to creating engaging social content. Case studies from ANA members Hilton, HP, and REI are also shared.
This ANA Insight Brief features findings from The Shullman Luxury and Affluence Monthly Pulse survey. The results provide marketers with insights into affluent consumers’ perceptions of their personal financial situations, media and purchasing habits, and their outlook of the U.S. economy in 2013.
Out-of-home media includes hundreds of formats and endless possibilities for reaching consumers. Get an overview of the out-of-home landscape and take a deeper dive into mall advertising, interactive billboards, and digital place-based media in this ANA Insight Brief. Case studies from Purina, Fiat, and Yahoo! are also shared.
Green products are a huge business. It is estimated that they account for $40 billion in annual U.S. sales. This ANA Insight Brief includes best practices for building a green marketing program. It features case studies from Patagonia, Reckitt-Benckiser, Seventh Generation, and TerraCycle, in addition to information on federal guidelines for green and sustainable marketing.
Localism and targeting are more important than ever as technology is enabling marketers to have one-to-one conversations with consumers. Featuring case studies from ANA members BP, Coca-Cola, and Walmart, this Insight Brief discusses how national brands are going local. Read why local TV is more relevant than ever and why having a local social media page is essential.
This ANA Insight Brief contains valuable information on reaching Hispanic consumers via shopper marketing, how to connect with the bilingual/bicultural Latino, and five ways to invest well in multicultural marketing. Case studies from Hennessy and ANA Multicultural Excellence Award winner The Scotts Company are also included.
This Insight Brief contains case studies from ANA members, such as Budweiser, Western Union, PNC Financial Services, and Whirlpool, as well as best practices for moving into the sports marketing arena. An in-depth look at advertising spending during the 2012 NCAA March Madness men’s basketball tournament is also included.
This ANA Insight Brief contains guidelines for marketing to African-American consumers, as well as research from BET, Google, Nielsen, and Yahoo! Relevant case studies from ANA member companies American Family Insurance and McDonald’s are also shared.
David Beals, president/CEO, R3:JLB, and Mary Conrad, managing director, R3:JLB, share insights into how to conduct better agency performance evaluations in this ANA Insight Brief. Tips for structuring an agency evaluation, as well as recommendations for conducting self and two-way evaluations are also discussed.
This ANA Insight Brief contains tips from Mars Chocolate and Advertising Age on how to drive innovation and creativity. Read about the next generation of creative roles and what’s next from Google’s Creative Lab. Case studies from Crayola, TerraCycle, and Seattle’s Best Coffee are also included.
Featuring case studies from A+E Networks, Corning Incorporated, and Mattel, this ANA Insight Brief discusses the promise of interactive TV, the prominence of the second and third screen, and how to build brands with online video. Survey research by ANA and Forrester on the future of TV and video advertising is also included.
Adapting to a globalized world is one of today’s most daunting marketing challenges. This ANA Insight Brief discusses global agency compensation, international perspectives on wealth, and how to drive efficiencies in the global marketing supply chain. Case studies from Aon, Coca-Cola, and Visa demonstrate how the world’s largest companies are aligning themselves for global success.
Featuring case studies from ANA members Dell, Ford, and The Hershey Company, this ANA Insight Brief demonstrates how a well-executed CSR program can drive valuable business benefits. Additionally, learn how conducting consumer research can help the greater good and why cause marketing is more important to the Millennial generation than any other demographic.
Featuring case studies from ANA member companies AT&T, Navy Recruiting Command, and Time Warner, this Insight Brief also includes information on the importance of making the advertising industry more diverse and how marketers can make a business case for diversity.
The image of the traditional American mother has evolved into one of the modern mom, and reaching her is a new imperative for marketers. Read about changing family dynamics, mom demographics, and how to market to moms online and with mobile in this ANA Insight Brief. Case studies from ANA members the United States Navy and Kraft demonstrate how microsites, blogging, and social media are especially effective tools for targeting moms.
With 95% mobile penetration in the U.S., it’s time for marketers to start thinking of mobile as the first screen. This ANA Insight Brief profiles eight types of mobile users and discusses the latest trends in mobile technology, marketing, and ad spend. ANA Survey Research and case studies from Coca-Cola, IBM, Macy’s, and UPS are also shared.
Written by the brand valuation experts at CoreBrand, this ANA Insight Brief looks at how successful branding strategies can impact a company’s overall market share and revenue. Topics covered include how branding drives marketing success, the importance of accountability in assessing brand value, and key data variables that need to be taken into account when looking at brand value.
This ANA Insight Brief discusses the latest agency compensation trends, including ANA survey research about compensation on the global level. Read about the economic state of agencies today and simple steps for implementing value-based agency compensation. A case study from Jockey International demonstrates how accountable compensation can elevate the client-agency relationship.
Games are mass media properties that offer new opportunities for brands and advertisers. This ANA Insight Brief provides an overview of the different gaming platforms and best practices for reaching this growing market. Case studies from Chicken of the Sea and Honda demonstrate how to integrate brands into social games to achieve hard dollar results.
This ANA Insight Brief provides an overview of the current media landscape and takes a deeper dive into the print, video, and music industries. Case studies from ANA members MillerCoors, Vistaprint, and American Licorice explore how individual companies are redefining media in the digital age.