More than half (53%) of companies have no strategy to optimize their martech stack, according to this Ascend2 survey for consultancy DemandLab. Ease of use is the capability they most want to improve while insights is the most important feature they seek. Speaking of marketing stacks: here’s a game where you compete to build your own.
Shoppable content is a big trend right now. NBCUniversal is adding its bit with NBCUniversal Checkout. It will let consumers make a purchase by scanning a code on the TV screen or Web page, which will take them to an online shopping cart.
If you want a broader view of where TV ads are headed, this study from Viant shows that linear (traditional) TV is losing ground but new options including programmatic linear TV and connected (Internet-delivered) TV are growing. They see household-level TV targeting as the way of the future.
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