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In the eighth edition of a special COVID-19 series, IPG Media Lab’s “Floor 9” media futures podcast, the lab hosts UM Global Chief Strategy Officer Hamish Kinniburgh, Managing Partner-Decision Sciences Josh Bock, Senior Vice President-Analytics Tara Connington,  and Global Chief Product Officer Huw Griffiths to introduce the agency’s new “Consumer Demand Forecaster,” a new tool for predicting fluctuations in consumer demand

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As people DIY their way through the COVID-19 crisis, Pinterest search data is helping marketers predict consumers’ mindsets. But will everyone—users and advertisers alike—be able to pin their way through the pandemic? Search data on the image-sharing platform show how hobbies, interests, and plans have shifted through various stages of self-isolation. Pinterest has also been

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In the era of social distancing, avoidance may be the order of the day. But that shouldn’t be the case when it comes to advertising against news. Interpublic’s UM Worldwide has become the latest agency in a procession of industry players to counsel advertisers against blacklisting news publishers during the COVID-19 pandemic. In this video

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In the seventh edition of a special COVID-19 series, IPG Media Lab’s “Floor 9″ media futures podcast, the lab hosts UM strategists Lin Liu (UM China and Mat Maroni (UM APAC) to discuss how the pandemic has impacted the consumer lifestyles and behaviors in their respective regions, and how it is accelerating trends that brands need to look

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Machine Learning Model Uses Advanced Analytics to Forecast Consumer Behavior across 10 Categories and 15 Countries First Report on Automotive, Insurance and Food Delivery Suggests Greater Rebound in U.S. vs U.K. across Adversely Impacted Categories NEW YORK – May 7, 2020 – UM, the global marketing and media agency network of IPG Mediabrands, today released

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Even before COVID-19 hit the world, the gig economy was blossoming within adland, but now, the freelance world could have an even bigger surge due to the pandemic. In recent weeks, holding companies, independent agencies of all sizes and brands have all gone through layoffs, furloughs and other cost-cutting measures. Campaign US asked industry experts

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In the sixth edition of a special COVID-19 series, IPG Media Lab’s “Floor 9” media futures podcast, UM Worldwide Global Chief Innovation Officer Chad Stoller chats with Shopify Head of Global Brand Marketing and Communications Amy Hufft about helping businesses “navigate the new reality,” how shopper behaviors are changing, and what businesses need to do

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