In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up the key industry updates on ad tech from around the region – and in this week’s edition: Singapore broadcaster establishes native advertising unit; AOL Platforms turns on in Southeast Asia; UK startup inks mobile video advertising deals in China; Australia’s ADMA, Zuni to offer training courses for marketers; New accelerator scheme aims to help Singapore media startups
Singapore broadcaster establishes native advertising unit
MediaCorp has set up a business unit, called Brand Studio, to [...]
In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up the key industry updates on ad tech from around the region – and in this week’s edition: VivaKi inks DMP deal with Tencent in China; Asia leads smartphone purchases; Chinese consumers have high mobile expectations; Nexmo offers API for brands to engage mobile audience; Singapore telco appoints new head of media sales.
VivaKi inks DMP deal with Tencent in China The Publicis Groupe subsidiary has inked a deal with Tencent that will see both companies develop [...]
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Programmatic may provide great benefits for brands, but it is still a fledgling industry and one that needs to be further simplified so marketers can better understand its inner workings.
Cheryl Goh, global vice president of marketing for GrabTaxi, urged for more case studies and industry benchmarks so more could be understood about the RTB platform.
The taxi booking company took its first steps into programmatic a few months back, tapping the tool to purchase downloads as part of a promotional [...]
Spotify says it currently has no plans to support programmatic buying, but a recent recruitment ad for its New York office suggests it may be changing its mind pretty soon.
In an interview with ExchangeWire at the sidelines of the recent Festival of Media event in Singapore, Sunita Kaur, Spotify’s Asia managing director, said the company was constantly thinking about programmatic, but noted that the time was not right for it to adopt the model. “We don’t need it [...]
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Programmatic is transitioning from the latest buzzword to becoming a dominant force in mainstream media buying, but to successfully move forward the industry must first look back at lessons learned, argues Tim Webster, The Exchange Lab, co-founder and CSO.
Programmatic adoption is evolving rapidly and the UK’s first programmatic market study predicted that nearly half (47%) of display advertising would be traded programmatically in 2014, almost doubling from 28% in 2013. As the programmatic marketplace matures, it has shaken its early [...]
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ExchangeWire Research’s weekly round up brings you up-to-date research findings from around the world, with additional insight provided by Rebecca Muir, ExchangeWire, head of research and analysis (pictured). In this week’s edition: growth in the mobile advertising marketplace as reported by MoPub; eMarketer finds that smart TV adoption in the UK has got off to a slow start and Rocket Fuel’s report creative performance trends in banner adverts.
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Snug and comfortable with how things have always operated, the TV industry will soon face an inflection point where it will need to turn to programmatic to ensure its viability.
Chris Dobson executive chairman of The Exchange Lab, believes this impetus for change is driven by the lack of rich datasets and an erosion of ad revenue as the digital evolution continues to sweep across all media forms.
Despite the apparent resistance to change, TV and digital, in fact, shared several similarities, [...]
Martin Stockfleth Larsen, Adform, CMO, uses insights from the company’s latest quarterly European report to reveal that programmatic media buying is more than a direct response mechanism.
Adform recently released its European RTB Trend Report for Q4 2014. The report provides some insightful (and some surprising) stats about RTB activity. The most obvious takeaway is the extent to which brand marketers are embracing creativity and automation through brand solutions (rich media ad formats) and programmatic trading– and to think just a [...]
Audience data is undeniably an important ingredient in any ad campaign, but some marketers are misusing such data to achieve easy success.
ExchangeWire spoke with Bryan Melmed, global vice president of insights at Exponential Interactive, who championed the use of data intelligence and analytics to support advertising efforts and ad targeting campaigns.
But how are marketers wrongly using data? According to Melmed, brands are missing the point when it comes to understanding their baseline or the audience they should be focusing [...]
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 [...]