Data Collaboration Unlocks Insights for Marketers: LiveRamp’s Daniella Harkins

CANNES – Privacy laws in many parts of the world have limited how brands can use people’s personally identifiable information for advertising and marketing. Amid these restrictions on the data they collect, brands must find ways to collaborate with other data sources to improve the effectiveness of their ad campaigns. Data collaboration is “how you […]


Data Sources Fuel Commerce Media’s Results for Marketers: Criteo’s Todd Parsons

CANNES – Retailers that sell advertising have emerged as one of the fastest-growing segments of the media marketplace. The enthusiasm for these retail media networks, and commerce media at large, was evident at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. “For the first time, we’re able to stitch together the customer journey, or the consumer […]


Augmented Reality Helps to Differentiate Retail Media: Snap’s Kevin Longo

CANNES – Social-media companies in the past decade have built out their commerce platforms, helping brands to drive direct sales. As they collaborate with retailers that sell advertising, they are finding ways to complement each other’s strengths. “For everything that retail media networks have, one thing they don’t have is consistency,” Kevin Longo, head of […]


Marketers Have Opportunity to Diversify Retail Media Spend: Criteo’s Melanie Zimmerman

CANNES – The number of retailers that sell digital advertising has exploded in the past few years as marketers have sought to reach consumers when they’re most ready to shop. Criteo has evolved its ad-tech platform to help bring together these retailers and a diverse range of advertisers. “We’ve always been performance-focused, and so we […]


AI Algorithms Unlock Media Buying Efficiencies, Havas Media Network’s Bregman Says

CANNES — In an age when clients demand hard business outcomes from their ad spending, it is incumbent on agencies to harness the right data for optimizing and restructuring media buys. But that is a challenge which relies on having the right data relationships in place throughout the process, as well as deploying the latest […]


Retail Media Creates A Win-Win: Albertsons Launches Collective TV

CANNES — The advertising industry is looking for alternative ways to target high-quality audiences as cookies disappear from the marketplace. Retail media, with its access to valuable first-party data based on real shopper behaviors, is stepping up to fill this gap. In this video interview with Beet.TV, Kristi Argyilan, SVP of Retail Media at Albertsons […]


Retail Media’s Growth Reflects Key Changes in Shopping Habits: Kinesso’s Amie Owen

CANNES – Retailers that sell advertising make themselves more valuable to marketers by gathering as much information as they can about their customers. These data can be harnessed to improve audience targeting for a variety of brands. “We are very data-driven. If we don’t use data, it doesn’t count,” Amie Owen, global chief growth officer […]