22 hrs ago
Former OECD Ambassador Karen Kornbluh Joins Nielsen
Reporting to incoming Chief Executive Officer Mitch Barns - who succeeds CEO David Calhoun on January 1, 2014 - Kornbluh will lead Nielsen's global work in a number of key areas, including: government and public affairs and services; privacy strategy; corporate social responsibility; and multicultural market development.
22 hrs ago
Nielsen Study Examines Ratings Boost Of All-Christmas Format
Nielsen has released a new study, taking a look at holiday music's effect on radio and retail.
22 hrs ago
Live with Kelly and Michael Grows to Strongest Sweep in 2 Years
During the week of November 18, 2013, "LIVE with Kelly and Michael" grew over the year-ago week for the 2nd week in a row, up by double-digits year over year in Households , Total Viewers and Women 25-54 .
Myrtle Beach Online
'Walking Dead' ratings secret rival networks don't want you to know
LOS ANGELES _ Everyone knows AMC's zombie drama "The Walking Dead" is a hit. What's less talked-about is how the show has evidently discovered some kind of anti-aging miracle potion that allows it to defy typical TV ratings trends.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
CNN Plans Programming Shake-up to Boost Ratings, Ad Revenue
Recent ratings from Nielsen, quoted by the Huffington Post , shows Fox News, owned by News Corp , again at the top of the cable news ratings heap for November, with CNN lagging behind Comcast -owned MSNBC in third place for both weekday primetime hours and total-day figures.
One Direction scores 3rd No. 1 album on Billboard 200
Their third album, 'Midnight Memories,' shines as it becomes their third album to lead the Billboard 200 chart with 546,000 copies sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
El Mandril, off KLAX's air for a month, may be focus of ratings investigation
Ricardo Sanchez , the top-rated morning radio show host in Los Angeles, has been off the air for a month, but neither he nor KLAX-FM, owned by the Spanish Broadcasting System , has explained why.
Mobile Posse and Phoenix Marketing International Issue First...
Mobile Posse , the leading provider of mobile home and lock screen messaging experiences, today announced that they've released "The Ultimate Guide to the Next Big Wave in Mobile: The Home Screen," in conjunction with Phoenix Marketing International at APPNATION V , and they will be presenting the findings at the conference on December 3, 2013 at ... (more)
The Financial Mirror
Nielsen: Asian American Consumers Presen ...
Asian Americans are the fastest-growing multicultural group in the U.S. and are 54 percent more likely than overall U.S. households to have incomes of $100,000.00 or more according to a new report released today by Nielsen, a leading global provider of information and insights into what consumers watch and buy.
Lady Gaga Unveils ARTPOP Ball North American Tour
Lady Gaga will bring "ARTPOP" to the masses next year with the artRave: The ARTPOP Ball Tour, which will lift its paws up on May 4, 2014 in Ft.
Interiors with Sarah Jane Nielsen
The first of December has arrived. I am sure most of us are the same and would love time to amble through the Christmas displays in the shops, making our seasonal selections from this year's array and adding to our already existing box of Christmas decorations that come out year after year.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Nielsen Holdings N.V. Hits New 52-Week High at $43.45
Shares of Nielsen Holdings N.V. hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Monday, StockRatingsNetwork.com reports.
Why Rough Trade Record Stores Have Defied The Odds And Succeeded
It's a brave man who opens a bricks-and-mortar record shop in 2013, especially one that occupies around 15,000 sq ft of real estate in Brooklyn's Williamsburg district .
Nielsen's Harris Interactive Buy Strengthens Insights for CPG and Media Clients
Nielsen Holdings is acquiring Harris Interactive in a deal valued at $116.6 million.
The Orlando Sentinel
Comcast tests new ad tech to capture binge viewers
Comcast Corp , the largest U.S. cable operator, is testing new advertising technology that inserts up-to-date commercials into past episodes of TV shows that are available on demand, a development that could help television networks generate additional revenue.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
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Fri Nov 29, 2013
Abbreviated pundit roundup: Black Friday edition
It turns out that a lot of what we're told about Black Friday is invented by retailers and the marketing experts they hire.
Hasbro consolidates global media into OMD
Hasbro, the American toy company that owns Play-doh, Furby and My Little Pony, has consolidated its global media account into Omnicom's OMD after a three-way pitch.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Nielsen Holdings N.V. Rating Lowered to Neutral at Zacks
They currently have a $45.60 price objective on the stock. Zacks ' target price would suggest a potential upside of 6.22% from the company's current price.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Strong ratings for American Music Awards
By DAVID BAUDER NEW YORK - There's nothing like a lip-synching kitty to juice ratings.