thanksgiving



During the Emotionally Driven Holiday Season, Ensure Your Mobile Ads Elicit a Positive Response

Written on
December 8th 2014
Author
Ari Brandt

The stress of shopping, the joys of seeing your family—people are on an emotional rollercoaster during the holidays, which can be a great time for creating memorable people-to-brand connections. Whether we admit it or not holiday television commercials create a sense of nostalgia that pulls at our heartstrings and inspires ... more...

Bizrate Report Reveals Mobile E-Commerce Purchases Nearly Doubled Thanksgiving Weekend

Written on
December 2nd 2014
Author
Adotas

Even though Black Friday spending was down 11%, mobile spending was higher than ever. Data collected over the weekend by Bizrate Insights, a division of Connexity (formerly Shopzilla), from nearly 5 million shoppers, finds that online purchases made on a mobile phone nearly doubled this Thanksgiving weekend versus last year’s ... more...

Just In Time For Cyber Monday: IBM Unveils This Year’s Hottest Holiday Trend Is Mobile

Written on
November 26th 2014
Author
Adotas

IBM projects another strong shopping season with online sales projected to increase 15 percent over the five-day period between Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday.  The biggest increase in online sales is expected on Cyber Monday, predicted to grow 15.8 percent, followed closely by Thanksgiving with a projected increase of 15.6 percent. ... more...

A Seasonal Guide to Shopper Marketing

Written on
February 12th 2014
Author
Sha Fakiri

ADOTAS – For decades, retail marketers relied on colorful Sunday paper sales circulars to supplement their ad campaigns and drive customers into stores, but today’s shopping trends have changed. Readership for the print versions of Sunday papers has diminished, and some merchandisers have begun to replace the giant store displays ... more...

Christmas Continues To Set App Download Records

Written on
January 3rd 2014
Author
Mary Ellen Gordon, PhD

ADOTAS – Connected devices have become part of our Christmas and Thanksgiving traditions. This marks a change from just a few years ago when smartphones and tablets represented exciting new additions to our lives that we couldn’t wait to unwrap, activate, and start filling up with apps. Flurry’s data showed another record-breaking level ... more...

Thanksgiving Turkey: Can You Cut It?

Written on
November 27th 2013
Author
Mike Daly

ADOTAS – You work in the ad-tech field, which means you are likely young, smart and hip. But if you were asked to carve the family Thanksgiving turkey, would you be honored and approach the task with confidence, or would you be paralyzed with fear? If you answered the latter, we’d be ... more...

Infographic: Scoring a Spot at the Thanksgiving Table

Written on
November 27th 2013
Author
Adotas

ADOTAS – Last year, US families spent $2.4 Billion on their Thanksgiving feasts. The social lead-up to this spending frenzy presents a compelling opportunity for brands to reach consumers before they even walk into the supermarket. ShareThis took a deeper look into consumer’s online social activity in anticipation of Thanksgiving ... more...

Industry Leaders Offer Predictions for 2013 (Part 7)

Written on
January 2nd 2013
Author
Adotas

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10   Anna Bager, VP and GM, IAB Mobile Marketing Center of Excellence Video on mobile is exploding: “Figuring out the best, most effective advertising models and making sure existing IAB standards like the V-SUITE work well on different mobile devices will help keep ... more...

Holiday Shopping Trends Among Facebook Friends

Written on
December 19th 2012
Author
Molly Glover Gallatin

‘Twas the week after Thanksgiving, and all through the land On Facebook they chatted, and made shopping plans Of sales at Target, Best Buy and Walmart - Look online for deals and fill up that cart! The gadgets they covet: iPhone, iPad, and SIII. Get great deals today, then share on your feed! Black Friday through ... more...

Mobile Drives Retail Purchases This Holiday Season

Written on
December 14th 2012
Author
Richard L. Tso

Holiday shopping can be brutal, but this year, millions of shoppers elected to circumvent the mall, breaking out their mobile phones instead. This year, Black Friday and Cyber Monday still proved to be high-transaction days of the year where most companies were able to sneak their way into the black ... more...