NLSN - Nielsen Holdings plc

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  • Nielsen Expands Analytic Relationship with General Mills, Inc.
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    Nielsen Expands Analytic Relationship with General Mills, Inc.

    NEW YORK, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Nielsen (NLSN) announced details around its growing analytic relationship with General Mills, Inc. With this announcement, General Mills will advance its analytic cogency through Nielsen's new Connect platform within the U.S. and will expand its international service engagements within key global markets. For over a decade, through its Global Connect business, Nielsen has been a strategic ally to General Mills' business, providing data to increase visibility into current and emerging trends in the space. As the global consumer packaged goods (CPG) and retail landscape becomes increasingly competitive, fragmented and digital, Nielsen's strength in technology, comprehensive view into fast-growing markets such as the pet food category and leading insights on consumer consumption across the globe will support General Mills' global growth framework.

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    Consumers are Approaching the Holiday Season Eager to Spend

    NEW YORK, Nov. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite some softening in confidence, consumers are entering the holiday season in a highly festive mood, with intentions to spend about $675 on gifts this season, according to a survey by The Conference Board. The survey of holiday gift spending intentions, based on a probability-design random sample, is conducted for The Conference Board by Nielsen, a leading global provider of information and analytics around what consumers buy and watch. The survey was conducted for The Conference Board in October as part of the Consumer Confidence Survey®.

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    Nielsen To Present At J.P. Morgan 2019 Ultimate Services Investor Conference

    NEW YORK , Nov. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE: NLSN), today announced that the Company will be presenting at the J.P. Morgan 2019 Ultimate Services Investor Conference in New York ...

  • Nielsen To Separate Into Two Leading Global Companies
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    Nielsen To Separate Into Two Leading Global Companies

    NEW YORK, Nov. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nielsen Holdings plc ("Nielsen" NYSE: NLSN) announced today the completion of its strategic review and its plan to spin-off the company's Global Connect business, creating two independent, publicly traded companies—the Global Media business and the Global Connect business—each of which will have sharper strategic focus and greater opportunity to leverage its unique competitive advantages. The strategic review was led by James Attwood, Chairman of Nielsen's Board of Directors. "Nielsen has two strong and global franchises—Global Media and Global Connect.

  • Nielsen Reports 3rd Quarter 2019 Results
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    Nielsen Reports 3rd Quarter 2019 Results

    - 3Q Revenues Increased 1.0% on a Reported Basis; 3Q Revenues Increased 2.4% on a Constant Currency Basis - 3Q GAAP Diluted Net Loss per Share of $1.33 , 3Q Adjusted Earnings per Share of $0.51 - Non-Cash ...

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    The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index Edged Down in October

    Confidence Levels Remain High; Consumers Unlikely to Curtail Holiday Spending NEW YORK , Oct. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index ® decreased marginally in October, ...

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    Nielsen To Report Third Quarter 2019 Results

    NEW YORK, Oct. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN), today announced that it will report its financial results for the third quarter 2019 on Thursday, November 7, 2019. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its results at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time on that date. A press release will be available on the Company's website prior to the call.

  • 5G, AR and Frictionless Commerce; Nielsen Illuminates Future of Retail and Consumer Packaged Goods
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    5G, AR and Frictionless Commerce; Nielsen Illuminates Future of Retail and Consumer Packaged Goods

    ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo 2019 -- Nielsen (NLSN) today announced its predictions for 2020 and the decade ahead from Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo. Built on the most holistic and predictive view of consumer purchasing habits, Nielsen anticipates that 2020 will represent an inflection point for trust and transparency, 5G and time to purchase in the U.S. retail and consumer landscape.

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    Nielsen Inaugurates CBD Retail Market Measurement in the U.S. with Powerhouse CBD Brand Charlotte's Web

    NEW YORK , Oct. 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Nielsen (NYSE:NSLN) and Charlotte's Web Holdings, Inc. (TSX: CWEB, OTCQX: CWBHF), jointly announced an analytic relationship between the world's leading CBD brand with the world's leading market intelligence company. Together, Nielsen and Charlotte's Web will help guide the U.S. retail market for consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies through the evolution of the CBD space. Mirroring the changing tide happening across the U.S. retail and CPG industry, this new relationship marks an open and symbiotic relationship that is forming between the emerging CBD industry and the U.S. retail and manufacturing community.

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    Global Consumer Confidence Unchanged in Q3; Index Remains at Historic High Despite Rising Anxieties, Global Consumers Remain Steadfast

    NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board® Global Consumer Confidence Index, conducted in collaboration with Nielsen, was unchanged in the third quarter of 2019 and remains at a high of 107 (a reading of 100 or above is considered positive). "Despite the lack of momentum in overall consumer confidence, the results suggest a continued positive outlook for consumer spending over the next half year," says Bart van Ark, Chief Economist of The Conference Board.

  • Nielsen Sports Launches New Fan Insights Platform for a Connected View of Fan Behaviors and Attitudes
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    Nielsen Sports Launches New Fan Insights Platform for a Connected View of Fan Behaviors and Attitudes

    NEW YORK, Oct. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nielsen (NLSN) is launching a global, connected online platform to provide sports properties, sponsor brands and event organizers with a comprehensive view of fans' interests, media consumption behaviors, brand attitudes and purchasing habits from around the world. The sports industry continues to face mounting competition for fans' time and attention as the media landscape fragments and sports content is consumed across a wider variety of devices and platforms. This competition and fragmentation, combined with diminishing consumer loyalty and an increasingly complex sports sponsorship and multimedia rights marketplace, forces sports property owners, brands and event organizers to require more in-depth data to help guide investment decisions and determine ROI.

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    Nielsen Completes Overhaul Of Local TV Business, Achieves Milestone In Multi-Year Effort To Transform Measurement In 208 Markets Across The U.S.

    NEW YORK, Oct. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nielsen announced today that it has achieved a major milestone in its multi-year effort to combine advanced meter technology, big data and people-powered panels into its Local TV measurement service. This sweeping transformation delivers clients complete, in-depth, accurate metrics that are representative of what people are actually viewing in local broadcast markets. Today's announcement of new currency measurement marks the capstone of a comprehensive overhaul across 208 local markets.

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    The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index Declined Nine Points in September

    NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index® decreased in September, following a slight decline in August. "Consumer confidence declined in September, following a moderate decrease in August," said Lynn Franco, Senior Director of Economic Indicators at The Conference Board. "Consumers were less positive in their assessment of current conditions and their expectations regarding the short-term outlook also weakened.

  • Nielsen and Oxford Researchers Accelerate AI-Powered Image Recognition of Products in Stores
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    Nielsen and Oxford Researchers Accelerate AI-Powered Image Recognition of Products in Stores

    NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nielsen (NLSN) and the University of Oxford today announced a two-year collaboration to advance the use of artificial intelligence (AI) to identify and classify consumer packaged goods (CPG) products on shelves in retail stores. Facilitated between Nielsen's Image Recognition group and the Visual Geometry Group (VGG) at the University of Oxford, this partnership brings together the world's largest pool of product reference data with industry-leading brainpower around AI technology to yield greater accuracy in product identification and discovery. Through this partnership, Nielsen is working directly with University of Oxford Professors Andrew Zisserman and Andrea Vedaldi (Department of Engineering Science), world-renowned computer scientists and pioneers in image recognition and AI research.

  • Audioboom Reaches Agreement For Nielsen's Podcast Listener Buying Power Service
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    Audioboom Reaches Agreement For Nielsen's Podcast Listener Buying Power Service

    Service provides podcasters and brands with compelling insights matching podcast listeners by genre with their buying habits NEW YORK , Sept. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Nielsen (NYSE: NLSN) announced ...

  • Star Power: Social Content Ratings® Expands Social TV Talent Coverage
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    Star Power: Social Content Ratings® Expands Social TV Talent Coverage

    NEW YORK, Sept. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nielsen, the industry's one source of media truth, today announced that its Social Content Ratings®  (SCR) solution now comprehensively measures talent's promotion of TV programs across Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. This enhancement, following Instagram's enablement of Creator Account measurement via its Graph API, makes Nielsen's SCR the only solution in the market today that comprehensively measures talent's social TV promotion at scale, helping media owners, marketers, agencies and talent understand and make informed decisions surrounding their social strategies across Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

  • Nielsen and OpenSlate Form Strategic Alliance to Integrate Leading Audience and Brand Safety Measurement for Global Marketers
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    Nielsen and OpenSlate Form Strategic Alliance to Integrate Leading Audience and Brand Safety Measurement for Global Marketers

    NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Nielsen (NLSN) announced it has entered into a strategic alliance with OpenSlate, the leading independent provider of brand safety and content suitability measurement across global digital platforms.

  • African American Spending Path Demands Marketers Show More Love, Support of Culture
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    African American Spending Path Demands Marketers Show More Love, Support of Culture

    NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- African Americans want more for themselves and from corporate America, and they express it with their dollars as they move through the consumer journey, from brand awareness to purchase, as revealed today in Nielsen's 2019 Diverse Intelligence Series (DIS) Report on African Americans. It's in the Bag: Black Consumers' Path to Purchase explores the non-linear and uniquely technologically driven road that African Americans follow to make purchasing decisions, which ultimately maximizes both online and in-person shopping options. The report also includes deeper insights into how culture, socio-economics and business influences how, why and what motivates African American spending in a special co-authored section by advocate and media commentator Angela Rye, CEO and Principal of Impact Strategies.

  • Nielsen's Gracenote Launches ID Distribution System for Movies, TV Programs, Short-Form Video and Related Content
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    Nielsen's Gracenote Launches ID Distribution System for Movies, TV Programs, Short-Form Video and Related Content

    EMERYVILLE, Calif., Sept. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Gracenote, a Nielsen company (NLSN), is launching a new Video ID Distribution System enabling creators and owners of media programming to more easily distribute their movies, TV shows, short-form videos and other related content to global OTT services, smart device manufacturers and cable and satellite TV providers. Using the Gracenote ID Distribution system, studios and networks will be able to register their content with Gracenote's Video Database and easily obtain connected Gracenote IDs to enable better search and discovery in program guides, interfaces and OTT catalogs.

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    Morris Network and Nielsen Announce Long-Term Agreement for Local TV Measurement

    NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nielsen (NLSN) and Morris Network Inc. today announced that they have reached a long-term agreement for local TV measurement in all RPD+ markets including Chattanooga Tenn., Columbus-Tupelo Miss., Wilmington, N.C., Gulfport-Biloxi Miss., Lexington, Ky.,  and Macon, Ga. Morris Network Inc.'s parent company, Morris Multimedia Inc., based in Savannah, Ga., is one of the largest privately held media companies in the U.S. Morris Network owns and operates 16 CBS, ABC, NBC, FOX, CW and My Network affiliated television stations, as well as 10 other digital affiliated stations. Bobby Berry, Chief Operating Officer of Morris Network, affirmed his decision to re-engage the company's relationship with Nielsen stating, "We are excited to be working with Nielsen again on local TV measurement.

  • Nielsen and AI4ALL Announce Collaboration to Expand Diversity and Impact Through Artificial Intelligence
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    Nielsen and AI4ALL Announce Collaboration to Expand Diversity and Impact Through Artificial Intelligence

    "I have admired the work of AI4ALL since it started, and I am very proud for Nielsen to join this movement," said David Kenny , CEO and Chief Diversity Officer, Nielsen. "Nielsen data is increasingly turned into AI-enabled decisions for our media, retail and consumer goods clients. This sponsorship aligns with Nielsen's focus on inclusivity across both its measurement solutions and workforce, as well as its commitment to making a positive social impact through its corporate social responsibility program, Nielsen Cares.