Tag: ad-ology

New Study Shows Need for Banks, Financial Services to Market Online

Nearly one in 5 U.S consumers aged 18 to 24 cited online video as an influence on their choice of banks. More Consumer Spending logothan one-third was influenced by social media such as positive and negative product reviews, blogs, and social networks according to a recent Ad-ology Research study.

New Ad-ology Study: Reduced Advertising During Recession Negatively Impacts Consumer Perception

More than 48% of U.S. adults believe that a lack of advertising by a retail store, bank or auto dealership during a recession indicates the business must be struggling. Likewise, a vast majority perceives businesses that continue to advertise as being competitive or committed to doing business.

CMO Survey: Budgets Holding Up; Performance, Efficiency & Insight are Key Mandates

Customer anxiety and cutbacks are the biggest factors influencing marketing budget allocation in 2009, reports the Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Council in its annual Marketing Outlook study. Despite a restrained economy, however, marketers see budgets holding up fairly well with dollars being stringently controlled and directed against growing and retaining market share.