In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up the key industry updates on ad tech from around the region – and in this week’s edition: HK ad spend up 17% during CNY; WPP subsidiary inks ecommerce partnership in China; WeChat Moments ads popping up too often; and Maxus China launches content division.
HK ad spend climbs 17% during CNY
Advertisers in Hong Kong spent HK$3.3bn (US$424.5m) during the Chinese New Year month of February 2015, up 17% from the same month last year. [...]
In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up the key industry updates on ad tech from around the region – and in this week’s edition: China consumers more willing to give data for personalised service; Smartphones make up 72% of APAC impressions; Lowe Profero to set up Thai office; and AU digital media veteran joins APD.
China consumers more willing to give data for personalised service
New research from Microsoft revealed that 90% of Chinese consumers would tap IT tools to filter [...]
If traditional media are expected to make-good when they fail to deliver, should marketers expect the likes of Facebook and Google also to be held accountable? Delegates at a recent agency event debated the merits of this rather interesting proposition, observed ExchangeWire APAC contributing editor, Wendy Hogan, who attended WPP’s Stream Asia. Here, she summed up the key highlights and discussion points at the event, which billed itself as a “(un)conference”.
Stream Asia [...]
The worlds of ad tech and martech are increasingly colliding, which poses marketers with many questions to ask themselves about how they conduct their business from day-to-day, including where their roles fit within an organisation, and whether or not they should break historic ties, in favour of new relationships with companies offering the latest technologies. Scott Brinker, Chiefmartech.com, editor, speaks with ExchangeWire about how these trends are disrupting the industry.
EW: There is a lot of talk about the rise of [...]
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In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up the key industry updates on ad tech from around the region – and in this week’s edition: IAB AU unveils programmatic guide; Asia’s social, mobile usage grows; CtrlShift hooks up with TubeMogul; Amobee hires new ANZ social head; and Korea’s Asiance to launch in SG, MY, HK.
IAB AU unveils programmatic guide
IAB Australia has launched its Programmatic Playbook 2015, providing an assessment of the current landscape [...]
The ad tech industry has become increasingly fragmented and has lost its focus of consumers over its failure to execute a cohesive user experience. It also needs to improve communication to achieve better transparency and build trust.
These were among the range of issues discussed at the Programmatic Summit held in Sydney this week, where keynote and panel speakers touched on opportunities and challenges facing the industry today; including [...]
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In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up the key industry updates on ad tech from around the region – and in this week’s edition: Indonesian JV launches RTB exchange; Singtel offers virtual, augmented reality for ads; Dentsu Isobar acquires Vietnam’s Emerald, sets up investment arm in China; and Mindshare sets up shop in New Zealand.
Indonesian JV launches RTB exchange
Ooredoo Group’s Indosat and Smaato have formed a joint venture to launch the new Indonesia Mobile Exchange (IMX), touted to be [...]
ExchangeWire rounds up some of the goings on in the world of ad tech during the last seven days, and in this week’s edition: Rubicon Project posts impressive gains; Europe’s OOH sector primed for programmatic disruption; European ad tech pairing join forces; and US firms man-up ahead of European expansion.
Rubicon Project posts strong gains
A little under a year after it first went public, and Rubicon Project this week posted impressive gains in its latest earnings call, with revenue ($41.8m) [...]
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Over three-quarters of advertisers plan to increase their spend in digital, with an increase in programmatic spend a particular priority, but concerns over transparency is holding back further investment, according to separate research studies. Infectious Media published research today (26 February), which reveals that 75% of brand-side marketers plan to increase their “programmatic brand spend” during the nest year.
However, the same study claims that two-thirds (65%) of those surveyed cited a “lack of transparency of financials”, as the main barrier [...]
ExchangeWire rounds up some of the biggest stories taking place over the last seven days, and in this week’s edition: Facebook takes the battle to Google, this time on Product Listing Ads; Criteo continues to see strong gains; LinkedIn’s ad tech play; AOL’s cross-screen push; Agencies still struggle with mobile. More Facebook vs Google
Facebook this week announced a retargeting tool Facebook Product Ads, helping businesses target specific audiences within the social network, adding fuel to the fire of who will dominate [...]