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Nielsen Builds Out Management Teams With Two Strategic Hires

NEW YORK, Jan. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE: NLSN) announced two significant hires that support Nielsen's plan to create two separate publicly traded companies later in the year.David Rawlinson, President of the Global Online Business at Grainger, will become the Chie...

2020-01-14 20:30 5758

Nielsen To Separate Into Two Leading Global Companies

-Nielsen Concludes Comprehensive Strategic Review Process; Announces Plan to Spin-Off Nielsen's Global Connect Business -Separation Sharpens Strategic Focus; Allows Each Business to Most Effectively Serve Rapidly Changing End-Markets and Invest in Growth Opportunities -Each Business Is Well-P...

2019-11-07 19:27 4753

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

NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Nielsen (NYSE: NLSN) announced it has signed on as a sponsor forAI4ALL, a nonprofit focused on opening doors to artificial intelligence for underrepresented talent through education and mentorship.  "I have admired the work of AI4ALL since it starte...

2019-09-09 20:30 6564

Nielsen: Precision Marketing Set to Surge in APAC

HONG KONG, July 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Asia Pacific is poised for growth in data-driven marketing or precision marketing given the increasing base of two billion online users and expected rise of advertising budgets in the next five to ten years, according to the latest report by global measure...

2019-07-12 10:58 9862

Nielsen Adds Measurement for Youtube Mobile In-App in Hong Kong

HONG KONG, June 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nielsen announced today it has expanded advertising measurement on YouTube's mobile app with Nielsen Digital Ad Ratings to 26 additional countriesand regions: Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Czech Republic ,Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Ireland, I...

2019-06-03 10:18 4314

Desmond Wang Appointed Managing Director For Nielsen Hong Kong & Macau

HONG KONG, May 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nielsen, a global measurement and data analytics company announced thatDesmond Wang is appointed to expand his leadership role as Managing Director, Nielsen Hong Kong &Macau in addition to Taiwan, with responsibility for all of Nielsen's business activities...

2019-05-20 10:29 4348

Nielsen Is No. 7 On 100 Best Corporate Citizens List In 2019

NEW YORK, May 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Nielsen (NYSE: NLSN) announces its selection as No. 7 onCorporate Responsibility (CR) Magazine's 2019 list of the100 Best Corporate Citizens. Now in its twentieth year, CR Magazine produces the annual ranking of the 100 Best Corporate Citizens with ...

2019-05-15 21:30 4498

David Kenny Signs LEAD Network CEO Pledge To Advance Women At Nielsen

Nielsen CEO pledges to increase representation of women in senior leadership positions AMSTERDAM, March 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nielsen (NYSE: NLSN) CEO David Kenny committed to advancing the careers of women at Nielsen around the world by signing on to theLEAD (Leading Executives Advancing Dive...

2019-03-08 15:00 5801

Nielsen Launches SMARTSTORE in Hong Kong

Helping retailers and manufacturers make faster, more shopper-centric decisions HONG KONG, Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nielsen has added a new product solution to their Shopper toolkit - a creative and unique solution for retailers and manufacturers globally, helping them get closer to shopper ...

2019-02-21 10:38 4893

Nielsen's Mainland Tourist Study: Hong Kong Continues to Pull at Heartstrings of Mainland Tourists

HONG KONG, Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Connection between Hong Kong and other Mainland cities has been strengthened since the recent completion of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge and theGuangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link. More Mainland visitors are already travelling toHong Kong v...

2019-01-14 14:33 4170

Asia Pacific Consumer Spending on the Rise, Total Hong Kong Retail Sales Grew in Excess of 12% for Q3

HONG KONG, Dec. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest Asia Pacific FMCG growth figures released today by Nielsen indicate consumer spending is increasing across the region, with total FMCG value growth up 6.5% year-on-year in the third quarter, compared to 4.9% in the previous quarter. Average FMCG...

2018-12-21 10:32 1774

David Kenny Named Nielsen CEO

NEW YORK, Nov. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE: NLSN) today announced thatDavid Kenny will join the company as Chief Executive Officer effectiveDecember 3, 2018. David will also join Nielsen's Board of Directors. David joins Nielsen from IBM, where he...

2018-11-20 20:15 556

Nielsen Reports that Online FMCG Sales Growing 4x Faster than Offline; Global FMCG E-commerce Sector to Hit US$400b by 2022

TAIPEI, , Nov. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Global online sales of FMCG products is growing four times faster than offline sales, withAsia setting the pace for growth in the coming years inonline FMCG sales, according to a new report by global measurement company, Nielsen. The Nielsen Future Opportun...

2018-11-09 16:42 654

Hong Kong Consumer Confidence Maintains Strong Amid Economic Uncertainties

Premiumization and innovation are keys to sustainable business growth HONG KONG, Sept. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Hong Kong continues to present strong growth opportunities for consumer-centric businesses despite a moderate drop in the consumer confidence index from 107 in the first quarter to 105 ...

2018-09-21 16:29 833

Nielsen included for the 2nd year on stock indices recognizing leading companies

FTSE4Good and Dow Jones Sustainability Index recognition part of growing investor interest in companies focused on sustainability NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Nielsen (NYSE: NLSN) announces its selection for the second consecutive year as a component of both the FTSE4Good Inde...

2018-09-13 20:15 379

Nielsen Announces Expanded Review Of Strategic Alternatives

NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Nielsen's Board of Directors has expanded the scope of its previously announced strategic review of the company's Buy segment to include a broad review of strategic alternatives for the company and its businesses. The expanded strategic review, undertaken ...

2018-09-12 18:00 381

Spotify Deepens Relationship With Nielsen To Measure Effectiveness And Reach Of Its Global Advertising Platform

NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Spotify and Nielsen today announced an expansion of their relationship to include the adoption of Nielsen Brand Effect across Spotify in the U.S.,Germany, Canada, Mexico, U.K., Spain, France, Netherlands, Japan and Australia. This will allow marketers to m...

2018-09-11 20:00 635

David J. Anderson Named New Nielsen CFO

NEW YORK, Sept. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Nielsen's Board of Directors announced today thatDavid J. Anderson joined Nielsen effective immediately and will become Chief Financial Officer as ofSeptember 10, 2018. Anderson brings extensive experience as the CFO of multinational public companies. He ha...

2018-09-05 19:30 529

Nielsen: Korean Brands Increasing Popularity Among Hong Kong Consumers with Strong Demand from Millennials

Innovative and trendy products with focus on quality are key to success HONG KONG, June 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- A decade ago, Japanese music, movies and video games were all the rage. Japanese products were widely popular and followed byHong Kong consumers. As time goes by, this prevailing pop c...

2018-06-28 10:00 1205

Korean Brands Increasing Popularity in Taiwan Fast Moving Consumer Good and Beauty Market

TAIPEI, , June 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- It's no secret all things Korean are hot inTaiwan. Korean dramas have set the stage for a preference of many things Korean among Taiwanese consumers. Whether its shampoo, facial moisturizer, instant noodles or lipstick, leveraging that affinity will create ...

2018-06-28 10:00 1249
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