Location-based Marketing

Sleepwalking and the content awakening

A new location-based marketing strategy Location, location, location! The old adage about real estate is now more true than ever for mobile advertising—the fastest growing segment in media. For years, marketers have sought to leverage the inherent location insights that mobile devices provide. The rapid growth of location-aware, programmatic mobile …

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Businesses view location intelligence as critical to success: CARTO survey

Location intelligence will rise in importance over next three years as organizations realize the full potential and emerging applications of the technology New York — CARTO, the leader in location intelligence, today announced the findings of its “State of Location Intelligence” survey, which polled more than 200 respondents at midsize …

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Innovative digital formats to drive global ad growth to 2019: Zenith

Social media in-feed ads, online video and other digital formats such as paid content and native advertising are leading the growth in global advertising. Between 2016 and 2019 they will drive 14% annual growth in total display advertising – a category that includes these formats as well as traditional banners …

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What personality is that billboard?

Clear Channel develops game-changing approach to selling outside ad space Imagine you’re a media buyer for a clothing store chain and you’re looking to buy outdoor advertising space in downtown Ottawa. You could take the easy route and turn to the usual suspects: well-known neighbourhoods like Sparks Street or around …

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Your location says a lot about you

How EQ Works is using location data to extrapolate customer profiles Marketing based on a person’s location is not a new phenomenon. This has been a popular tactic for about as long as the marketing profession has been around. Fifty years ago, advertisers placing an ad in the New York …

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Digital Map Products acquires DMTI Spatial

Acquisition of Canada’s market leader in location-based information and data quality expands DMP’s North American footprint Irvine, CA — Digital Map Products, Inc. has acquired DMTI Spatial from Neopost Canada. DMTI offers a suite of location-based intelligence solutions, including CanMap and LocationHub, powered by a proprietary database that is continuously updated via more …

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Environics Analytics Acquires RSI Research Solutions

TORONTO — Environics Analytics (EA) announced today that it has acquired the business and assets of RSI Research Solutions Inc. (RSI). Under terms of the agreement, RSI’s expertise in location analytics and market insight, along with its software applications, will be integrated into EA’s offerings. The two organizations’ combined capabilities …

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JUICE Mobile, Factual extend partnership to launch Guaranteed Customer Targeting

Through this partnership, brands can now access industry leading behavioral location data in premium publisher Apps with JUICE Mobile’s Programmatic Direct platform – Nectar CANNES, France — JUICE Mobile is proud to announce its partnership expansion with Factual. Guaranteed Customer Targeting enables brands to target their customers deterministically, leveraging real-world behavioral data with …

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Swirl, AccuWeather partnership brings real-time weather targeting to indoor mobile location marketing

Industry’s first integration of weather and indoor location data, announced at the Mobile Marketing Association Leadership Forum, enables retailers and brands to drive the highest in-aisle contextual relevance in mobile NEW YORK — Swirl Networks, Inc. and AccuWeather today announced a groundbreaking partnership that brings the most advanced, real-time weather targeting …

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What is mobile direct marketing?

Q&A with Dilshan Kathriarachchi, chief technology officer at EQ Works Age has never been a limiting factor for Dilshan Kathriarachchi. He has assembled his life and career around emerging mobile technology, specifically when it comes to marketing. By the age of 15, he became an instrumental part of the roll-out …

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