UNITED STATES

US business travellers anticipate more trips in 2011
US business travellers anticipate more trips in 2011

NEW YORK, US: Business travellers are anticipating an increase in corporate travel for 2011 - a welcomed boost in customer demand for the hospitality and travel sectors - according to a new survey from Deloitte.

3 Dec 2010

UNITED KINGDOM

Family business owners optimistic, but...
Family business owners optimistic, but...

LONDON, UK: Family firms around the world are confident about their future prospects, but many aren't doing enough to prepare themselves for the years ahead, says PwC. Nearly half still don't have a succession plan and of those that do, only 50% have decided who will take over the top job.

26 Nov 2010

UNITED STATES

Deloitte's 25th Annual Holiday Survey finds holiday shoppers divided
Deloitte's 25th Annual Holiday Survey finds holiday shoppers divided

NEW YORK, US: While many consumers are uncertain about the economy heading into the holidays, a few important demographic segments are exhibiting more seasonal cheer, according to Deloitte's 25th Annual Holiday Survey of consumer spending intentions and trends.

26 Nov 2010

UNITED STATES

CMO Council taps marketing intentions for 2011
CMO Council taps marketing intentions for 2011

PALO ALTO, US: Looking back, 2009 was the year of customer experience. 2010 was the year of marketing transformation. Now, the Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Council seeks your professional input on what will be the big strategic focus for global marketers in 2011.

25 Nov 2010

UNITED STATES

'Tis the season to save: More consumers getting their coupons via Internet or email
'Tis the season to save: More consumers getting their coupons via Internet or email

CHICAGO, US: Black Friday is upon us and as a result, many shoppers will be combing their favourite stores for the best bargains in an effort to save money during the pricey holiday season. Exclusive online sales, door busters and coupons are also ways to save, and according to Mintel, roughly a third of coupon users now cite the Internet or email as a source of coupons.

24 Nov 2010

UNITED STATES

2010 US online property insurance report
2010 US online property insurance report

RESTON, US: comScore, Inc. has released its 2010 Online Property Insurance Report, based on behavioural data from comScore's 1 million person US panel and a survey of more than 2 000 US Internet users aimed at understanding attitudes and intentions with regard to conducting insurance transactions online.

24 Nov 2010

UNITED STATES

US online Hispanic consumers attitude to advertising
US online Hispanic consumers attitude to advertising

RESTON, US: comScore, Inc., a leader in measuring the digital world, has released results of a study of US Hispanic consumers, including insights into their online behaviour and engagement with advertising. The study found that US online Hispanic consumers' sentiment towards, and response to, advertising often varies significantly from non-Hispanic online consumers, providing critically important insights for brands looking to reach and engage this dynamic consumer segment.

22 Nov 2010

UNITED STATES

News from the MMA Mobile Marketing Forum
News from the MMA Mobile Marketing Forum

LOS ANGELES, US: During this week's MMA Mobile Marketing Forum in Los Angeles, the MMA (Mobile Marketing Association) announced that The Coca-Cola Company has joined the MMA's Premium Membership tier and Microsoft Advertising, the first-ever Premium Member, has renewed its participation for a two-year term.

19 Nov 2010

UNITED STATES

Instant redemption opportunities lure in loyalty program customers
Instant redemption opportunities lure in loyalty program customers

CHICAGO, US: Loyalty programs are powerful marketing tools for credit card companies, supermarkets and restaurants, but how do consumers choose one program over another?

18 Nov 2010

UNITED STATES

Calling home? You'll probably use social media
Calling home? You'll probably use social media

WHITE PLAINS, US: Waiting for word from a loved one on the road? Don't sit by the phone - just use social media to make contact... According to a survey released yesterday, 16 November 2010 by Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, the chances are people will keep in touch through social media rather than by using a phone.

17 Nov 2010

UNITED STATES

The One Club launches development dept
The One Club launches development dept

NEW YORK, US: The One Club has announced the formation of a development program to partner agencies, products and services with awards shows and educational programs in the advertising, design and interactive industries.

17 Nov 2010

UNITED STATES

SA website developers judge global Internet competition
SA website developers judge global Internet competition

SAN MATEO, US/SANDTON, SA: Executive management at Syncrony, a South African provider of web design and content management services, was part of the judging panel evaluating submissions as part of an international website competition hosted by DotNetNuke Corporation.

16 Nov 2010

UNITED STATES

One Show Entertainment deadline extended
One Show Entertainment deadline extended

NEW YORK, US: The entry deadline for One Show Entertainment entries has been extended to 3 December 2010. Produced by The One Club, One Show Entertainment seeks to recognise the intersection of between brands and entertainment-in film, television, music, gaming, and beyond, and to award innovation and creativity in this rapidly expanding area.

16 Nov 2010

Show more