In Canada, Internet of Things Buildout Continues - eMarketer
The internet of things (IoT) is a rich data source for industries in Canada. The ability to use sensor data to trigger events in supply chains and other operations has added a new capability for real-time decision-making.
Twitter’s Audience API. A Great Start, But it Has a Ways to Go - Gravy
A recent MediaPost piece entitled Twitter Offers Audience API to All Brands, announced the broad release of its Audience API. The release was designed in response to brand requests to better define and describe audiences of interest, with demographics. We applaud any initiative of this type that helps improve brand/consumer intimacy and engagement. But for […]
Cannes Lions: Vogue's Anna Wintour in conversation with Christopher Bailey, CEO of Burberry
By Dan Hodges CANNES, France - Burberry CEO and chief creative officer Christopher Bailey yesterday at Cannes Lions gave a warm welcome to Anna Wintour, editor in chief of Vogue and artistic director of Condé Nast.
Cannes Lions: Clear Channel Outdoor user mobile location data to change game for brands?
CANNES, France - This publication's correspondent and Consumers in Motion managing director Dan Hodges yesterday interviewed Dan Levi, executive vice president and chief marketing officer of Clear Channel Outdoor, at the Cannes Lions Festival in Cannes, France. Cannes Lions attracts the leading advertisers and marketers from across the world, discussing advertising, marketing and media issues of the day in a glamorous setting.
Exploring the World of Location-Based Behavioral Analytics and Marketing Segmentation
Gravy is proud to be nominated as a finalist for BIA/Kelsey's prestigious GO LOCAL awards for innovation in local digital marketing. We're looking forward to the awards ceremony taking place at the BIA/Kelsey Brand conference next week in New York City!
Innovation In 2016: Driving The Customer Experience
As 2016 gets underway, retailers must be well past the point of retail-as-usual. We’re in an industry in transition, and, as such, I’d like to share some transformative trends that innovators will leverage to shape customer engagement in 2016.
Facebook Expands Its Location Data Deal With Factual Globally |
Facebook is working with geo-data platform Factual and increasing the amount of location analytics the social network can access around the world, as it works to make its local business pages more robust marketing engines. Facebook first tapped Factual to power the location data across many of Facebook’s Business Pages, places search, Check Ins, and Place … Continue reading Facebook Expands Its Location Data Deal With Factual Globally
Why physical context is first on brands’ programmatic wish lists - Mobile Marketer - Software and technology
With location-based technologies set to grow by double digits this year, a number of top brands are planning to allocate significant portions of their marketing budgets to Wi-Fi and GPS-based strategies, according to a report from the Location Based Marketing Association.
Location Based Marketing Meets The Internet Of Things | NetNewsCheck.com
Asif Khan, founder and president of the Location Based Marketing Association, says media need to think of such marketing beyond the limited scope of smartphones and beacons. Location is a powerful data set, not just a platform, he argues, and better harnessing it through a proliferation of smart objects enables more relevant and impactful marketing.
7-Eleven opens up mobile rewards to age-restricted products - Mobile Commerce Daily - Database/CRM
Convenience store chain 7-Eleven is expanding its mobile rewards program via a verification system for age-restricted promotions, enticing shoppers interested in alcohol, tobacco and gambling products to sign up for the application.
Amazon Echo’s App Ecosystem Momentum
Amazon has put a lot of stock in its Internet of Things, consumer-connected device that we all know as the Amazon Echo. And now, it appears as though Amazon’s ambitions for its device are coming to fruition as the eCommerce giant slowly builds up its app ecosystem across the Echo app store, also known as […]