Google has expanded its Ad Manager tool for programmatic audio placements, along with new analytics abilities.
Sky Media, the advertising sales arm of Sky, has struck a partnership with TVSquared to launch a market-leading direct web attribution tool across linear, on-demand and addressable TV advertising campaigns.
The Trade Desk has struck a partnership with UK broadcaster Channel 4, offering advertisers the ability to target 23 million viewers at scale, across its live and on-demand services, with P&G the first advertiser to trial the new technology.
Ad exchange Index Exchange has partnered with video platform JW Player to deliver video supply to its demand marketplace.
Adtech firm GumGum has partnered with IRIS.TV, a global video intelligence platform to combine its image analysis and ad targeting tools for marketers.
Affectv is relaunching its advertising technology company as Hybrid Theory with an open letter to the advertising industry urging it to make the ‘complex simple’
Magnite has launched its omnichannel sell-side platform for publishers and brands, resulting from the merger between Rubicon Project and Telaria in April 2020.
Xaxis, GroupM’s advanced programmatic arm, has launched Xaxis Creative Studios (XCS), a new creative hub to bridge the gap between great creative ideas and automated data-driven, multi-channel execution.
There is a growing disconnect between digital publishers and brands and advertisers due to concerns about placing ads beside Covid19 content, according to new research.
90% of marketers are now changing their marketing approach, and 68% have also pulled advertising campaigns due to COVID 19, according to new research.
The COVID-19 pandemic has led to global ad prices falling across all media channels except digital video and display, according to new research.
Verizon Media has launched its expanded DSP, bringing programmatic, premium and now its full Native Marketplace inventory, formats, targeting and measurement together in a single platform.
The UK ad market is forecast to contract by £4.2bn (16.7%) this year) to £21.1bn this year due to the coronavirus lockdown and economic slump.
UK ad spend grew by 15.4% year-on-year in 2019, reaching £15.69bn, according to IAB UK’s adspend update.
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The coronavirus pandemic has led to cuts to all forms of marketing activity in the UK, dropping 6.1% overall, but marketers are being urged to think twice before pulling spend, according to the latest IPA Bellwether report.
UK newspapers are set to lose as much as £50m in online advertising revenue as brands use so-called blacklists to prevent their ads appearing next to stories about coronavirus.
Advertisers and agencies want more direct ways to purchase premium inventory as supply path optimisation (SPO), brand safety and transparency issues continue to be a concern, according to new research.
Cookie-less countdown: Advertisers fear loss of third-party cookies, while creatives see brighter future
As Google prepares to end third party cookies by 2022, research into senior marketers’ opinions of the move revealed some starkly contrasting results, with creatives far more positive than senior advertisers about the change.
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