• Paytm CEO Buys 10.3% in Ant Financial; BintanGo Leans into Live Commerce

    In today's ExchangeWire news digest: Ant Financial sells a 10.3% stake to Vijay Shekhar Sharma; BintanGo ventures into live commerce; and Walmart utilises its bricks and mortar stores to highlight its retail media network. Paytm's Sharma becomes Ant's largest single stakeholder The [...]

  • The MadTech Sketch: How Commerce Media is Grabbing Ad Share

    In ExchangeWire’s latest MadTech Sketch, Ciarán O’Kane looks at why commerce media is having a moment, and what a successful commerce media business looks like. Uber announced this week that it is now “profitable”. Yes, after 13 years of huge investment [...]

  • PubMatic Unveils Holistic Commerce Media Offering with the Launch of Convert

    PubMatic, an independent technology company delivering digital advertising’s supply chain of the future, today (July 25th, 2023) announced Convert, a unified self-service advertising platform for commerce media.  Built on PubMatic's global cloud infrastructure, Convert is tailored for commerce media networks and [...]

  • InMobi Survey Reveals - Customer Loyalty Rises for National Brand & Private Label

    InMobi, a leading provider of content, monetisation, and marketing technologies that help businesses fuel growth, released new insights from its Q1 2023 survey on the evolving consumer preferences and trends within the consumer-packaged goods (CPG) industry and found that health [...]

  • The Current Retail Media Landscape

    Touted as digital advertising’s “third wave”, retail media has emerged as one of the hottest topics in ad tech. Although the Covid-19 pandemic initially forced retailers to shift their focus onto the medium, retail media’s exponential growth can be attributed [...]

  • The Two Tiers of Retail Media

    Ciaran O'Kane is back at his sketchpad, and this week he's focussing on how the retail media market could develop into a two-tier system. Retail media is going to be huge. All online grocery platforms are building a strategy around how [...]

  • The MadTech Sketch: an Overview of Commerce Media Ad Tech & Demand

    In this week's MadTech Sketch, Ciarán O'Kane outlines the complexity of the Commerce Media ad ecosystem and gives an overview of the demand underpinning this media segment.   The Commerce Media ad ecosystem is complex. From attribution to native ad platforms to clean [...]

  • Commerce Media: The Next Phase

    As 2022 fades into the great rearview mirror of history, the gaze of the media industry is set on the horizon towards future opportunities. One of the most commonly discussed channels promising to drive the industry towards this opportunity is [...]

  • Research from PubMatic & ExchangeWire Reveals Two-Thirds of European Retailers are Increasing Investment in Commerce Media

    PubMatic (Nasdaq: PUBM), an independent technology company delivering digital advertising’s supply chain of the future, announced findings from a new report into the thriving European commerce media landscape. The study, “The Evolution of Commerce Media in Europe”, commissioned in partnership with [...]

  • Magnite & Criteo Partner to Extend Retailer Audiences into CTV

    Magnite, the world’s largest independent omnichannel sell-side advertising platform, and Criteo, the commerce media company announced a preferred relationship that will enable Criteo’s global retailer partners to leverage connected TV (CTV) through Magnite.  By collaborating, retailers can drive growth by extending [...]