Thought Leadership Series
Marketers are creating new experiences to reach consumers. Brands including Toyota, Showtime, and IBM are reaping the benefits of their investments in tablet advertising.
It’s a brave new world for brand design. Learn how Jet Blue, Method, and BMW have used design to create strong brand identities.
Alan Marks, eBay’s senior vice president of global communications, chatted with Su Mathews, senior partner at Lippincott, about how the two developed eBay's new positioning and look.
In today’s new media world, it’s impossible to simply message your way to strong improvement. Are CMOs primed to champion their brands?
Research shows that radio listenership is higher now than it was in 1970. Digital enables radio to seamlessly extend its reach by delivering the content listeners want to whatever device they’re using.
Expanding your brand’s footprint doesn’t mean walking away from it. Learn how Allstate, Clear Channel, and Ben & Jerry's evolved while staying true to the brand.
The CMO Club surveyed 170 chief marketing officers in August 2012 on their digital video plans and the impact on 2013 TV upfronts and broadcast media investments. Learn how CMOs are shifting their investments and directing their agencies.
All media exist alongside and in the context of the others. The sooner a consumer-centric media model prevails over the current and historic media-centric one, the sooner brand marketers can take full advantage of the “anytime, anywhere” reality of today’s media ecosystem.
Digital place-based media (DPb) is among the fastest growing media sectors today. For the first half of 2012, DPb media grew by 11.8 percent — more than six times the rate of total measured ad spending.
Learn about how social, mobile, and digital place-based advertising are converging — and what it means for marketers. Jack in the Box provides an example of successful digital convergence.
The four Cs of a customer-centric brand (customer experience, competency, commitment, customer intelligence) are helping companies overcome challenges and make the most of their resources and data.
Companies are rethinking brand differentiation for competitive advantage. Standing apart from the immediate competitors should be one of the basics of modern marketing, advertising, and branding.
Analytics help Macys.com engage customers and save the brand $500,000 annually. To more effectively measure the impact of its online marketing initiatives on store sales, Macys.com increased its analytical capabilities with a data mining solution.
Mobile campaigns can cut through the clutter and offer more than just discounts. Learn about how brands, including JCPenney and Target, are marrying social and mobile marketing during the back-to-school season.
Mobile devices have changed consumer behavior — and advertising. Mobile offers advertisers unprecedented location-based targeting capabilities and makes it possible to effectively reach consumers.
Brands are using mobile marketing to reach the right customers, in the right place, at the right time. A variety of mobile tactics are being used including behavioral, location-based, demographic, and contextual targeting.
New research explores how technology is impacting family time. The study shows how brands can help moms make the most of the time they spend with their families.
Discover seven hot spots to meet moms, who represent a $2.4 trillion market in the United States. These locations include social networks, mobile devices, and direct sales parties.
Connecting to core values can mean big business. Find out how BabyCenter, Whirlpool, Procter & Gamble, and other brands are engaging with moms.
Local advertising on a national level is making a difference for big brands. It's predicted to pass the $100 billion mark in 2013, up from $91 billion in 2011.