Evolving Your MMM Program in the Current COVID-19 Environment

It’s easy to lose touch in times like these. Consumer behaviors have changed.  Some of this will be short-term while undoubtedly some changes will be longer-term. But brands will go on. Consumer preferences and loyalties will persist. How brands behave in these challenging times will  play a large role in that equation. But how  shouldRead More

Marketing Planning for a Successful Back Half & 2021 While Accounting for the New Realities of COVID 19

Actioning and optimizing your commercial investments against the evolving recovery and consumer demand curve on a real-time basis  Most marketing driven organizations are working through what will effectively be two major cross-waves of planning.  The first wave is rolling in now and is all about maximizing revenue and profits for the balance of the yearRead More

How to Build a Data Strategy to Support Unified Marketing Attribution & Optimization

Establishing “Data Readiness” to Drive the Most Value from an MTA Capability By Robert Cardarelli, SVP at Ipsos MMA With all the changes in the digital and TV data landscape, the promise of standing up a robust multi- touch attribution (MTA) model has left marketers with several big questions. How do I get an attributionRead More

Measuring and optimizing media ROI in the Era of the Walled Gardens

Ensuring marketers can holistically optimize their investments by overcoming the challenges of limited data sharing By Robert Cardarelli, SVP at Ipsos MMA Too often these days, whenever you hear about multi-touch attribution (MTA) there is a LOT of doubt in the marketer’s mind as to whether it will deliver on its promise. Themes like “blackRead More

The Brand vs. Performance Media Debate

Let’s change the conversation to Brand + Performance Media equals a balanced investment strategy for short and long-term growth By Douglas Brooks, EVP at Ipsos MMA While it’s true that ecommerce sales can be directly tracked through last-click attribution metrics, that doesn’t necessarily mean that the digital performance media being measured, owns 100% responsibility forRead More

How Automotive Industry Marketers are Energizing Sales with Marketing Analytics

By Michael Bertie, Ipsos MMA SVP Analytic Consulting Do you remember your first experience buying a car? I certainly do. Within 5 minutes of introducing himself, and as if reading from a script of a bad movie, the salesman hit me with: “What can I do to get YOU in THIS car?”, as he leanedRead More