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11 hrs ago | Business Wire

Nielsen and Pointlogic Forge Strategic Alliance to Develop Next-Gen Media Planning Solutions

Together, the two companies will develop and bring to market next-generation media planning and inventory management solutions.


Related Topix: Media Planning, Marketing, Nielsen Online

18 hrs ago |

Nielsen Hldg Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts

Nielsen Hldg has earned an average recommendation of "Buy" from the nineteen brokerages that are currently covering the stock, reports .


Mon Jul 21, 2014


Radio Choices Correlate To What You Drive

People who drive a Porsche Boxster in Chicago listen to different radio content than do people who drive a Boxster in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Porsche, Convertible, Porsche Boxster, Startups, Audience, Computers, Arbitron, Advertising, Lexus LS, Lexus

Sun Jul 20, 2014


Dark Pool Disfavor Above 50% in Poll Amid High-Frequency Fallout

Dark pools and high-frequency traders, two elements of the electronic U.S. stock market whose rise has been decried in books and Congress, are finding little support among financial professionals.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Books, Flash Boys

Fri Jul 18, 2014


Smartphone Owners Research, Scan,...

Not everyone uses smartphones for mobile shopping, payments or banking but many of those who do are tapping, scanning and buying.


Related Topix: Scio, NY

Arab Times

Wonder blends hits at Montreux for Jones Sia grabs No. 1 spot on...

Wonder blends hits at Montreux for Jones Sia grabs No. 1 spot on Billboard LOS ANGELES, July 17, : Singer-songwriter Sia, the writing talent beh LOS ANGELES, July 17, : Singer-songwriter Sia, the writing talent behind several pop hits, on Wednesday grabbed her own No.


Related Topix: Sia, Alternative, Montreux, Jazz, Beyonce, Dance, R-N-B, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Marketing, Pop/Rock, Magic

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Sizmek Audience Suite Now Available

KUALA LUMPUR, July 17 -- Sizmek Audience Suite, a tool that provides marketers with an integrated view of campaign performance measurements within the Sizmek MDX open ad management platform is now available.


Related Topix: Nielsen Online

York Dispatch

Wall Street Journal-Best Sellers

Nielsen BookScan gathers point-of-sale book data from about 16,000 locations across the U.S., representing about 85 percent of the nation's book sales.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Entertainment

Daily Reporter

Correction: Nielsens story

In a story July 15 about the Nielsen ratings, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the CBS series "Extant" marked actress Halle Berry's small screen debut.


Related Topix: CBS, Media, Television, Showtime Networks, Associated Press, Science / Technology, Space, Fox Filmed Entertainment

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Nielsen Study Connects Auto Ownership With Listening Habits

NIELSEN conducted a study through its Local Insights service to connect what consumers listen to on the radio with what they buy at the auto dealer.


Beverage Industry

Beauty and anti-aging ingredients grow in beverage applications

In three years, nearly half of the U.S. population will be 50 years of age or older, and they will control 70 percent of disposable income in the country, according to a recent webinar titled "Aging well: How to win with the growing and lucrative segment of health-focused seniors," hosted by Todd Hale, senior vice president of consumer and shopper ... (more)


Related Topix: Marketing, Schenectady, NY

Tue Jul 15, 2014


Stop Doing Social Just to Be Social

In order for brands to succeed with their social marketing, they need to consider who to talk to, where to talk to them, what to say, and when to say it.


Related Topix: Marketing, Science / Technology, Internet

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Nielsen Leverages Alibaba to Provide Unique, Combined View into...

Nielsen, a leading global provider of information and insights into what consumers watch and buy, today announced the launch of Omni Channel, a new application that leverages Alibaba and Nielsen data to provide marketers with the first and only combined view into Chinese consumers' online and offline buying behavior.


Related Topix: Alibaba, Internet, Science / Technology, Marketing

The Jersey Journal

Top 5 New York shows this week: Broadway sings Justin Timberlake

New York Philharmonic in the Parks - Keeping enjoying the music al fresco. The New York Philharmonic continues its series of concerts in the parks tonight at Central Park with a performance featuring Joshua Bell in Bruch's Violin Concerto No.


Related Topix: Classical, New York Philharmonic, Madison County, NY, Entertainment

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Paddock Talk

Urry Powers Away From Field For First Victory Of Season

Sloan Urry drove away from the field Friday at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park to earn his first victory of the season in Round 9 of the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama.


Related Topix: New York

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

'Brain Games' leads own genre at Nat Geo Channel

This image released by National Geographic Channel shows Jason Silva, right, host of "Brain Games."


Related Topix: Associated Press

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

T... )--Fitch Ratings upgrades the rating on Tampa, FL's approximately $240 million in outstanding water and sewer system revenue bonds to 'AAA'.


Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Pharmaceuticals, McKesson, Household Products, Healthcare Industry


New Sizmek Audience Suite Delivers Unified View of Sizmek Performance Metrics

New York, NY, July 10, 2014 - Sizmek today announced the availability of Sizmek Audience Suite, a tool that provides marketers with an integrated view of campaign performance measurements within the Sizmek MDX open ad management platform together with data from either of two leading measurement sources, comScore vCEA or Nielsen Online Campaign ... (more)


Related Topix: Nielsen Online, Marketing

Business Journal

Nielsen to add more than 200 jobs in San Antonio

Nielsen Holdings is expanding its outbound call center in San Antonio. The New York-based global information and measurement company plans to hire more than 200 additional personnel for its Alamo City operations.


Related Topix: San Antonio, TX

Dallas Morning News

Nielsen plans to expand Dallas call center, hire 500 people

Nielsen, the media and marketing research firm, said today it plans to expand its call center in Dallas and hire more than 500 employees.


Related Topix: Dallas, TX, Marketing, Computers, Arbitron, Advertising


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