Consumers are more likely to purchase products that feature third party certifications than products with vague claims or environmental imagery.
While TV viewing habits have been greatly influenced by simultaneous online and mobile engagement, the majority of Americans’ purchasing decisions are still influenced by TV ads.
Americans’ online video usage and time spent watching videos are both up compared to last year, showing that viewers are watching more videos and for longer periods.
Forbes’ top 200 charities rely on social media to deliver their messages significantly more than Fortune 500 and Inc. 500 companies. Charities that maintain blogs are also likely to have presences across other social media platforms and use video to deliver their messages.
Consumers are increasingly using the social Web to voice their complaints, and responsive retailers have a chance to make amends.
The majority of American consumers are dissatisfied with retail loyalty programs, citing that retailers often fail to reward them with appropriately targeted promotions, if any at all.
Quick Study: Loyalty Programs Confound Consumers; Shoppers Dish Dirt Online; Charities Are Tops Socially; Video Views Rise
â–¶ Loyalty Programs Miss Mark: A study by ACI Worldwide shows that many retail loyalty programs leave consumers feeling underappreciated, and many consumers are enrolled in a program they don’t completely understand. Key findings include: …
Companies that have more female directors performed better during the financial crisis, according to a new study by Eversheds.
One-quarter of American adults online are expected to use social media to follow the 2011 men’s NCAA basketball tournament.