The greatest ever Black Friday online retail sales of $1.042 billion followed a healthy Thanksgiving Day, with $633 million in sales. comScore, IBM, Performics and Experian share the latest holiday season 2012 stats, insights, and predictions.
After a burst of initial announcements of private exchanges, followed by a lull in activity, private marketplaces are getting another look by premium publishers as the technology has improved and programmatic buying gains traction.
Sachin Jogia's insight:
PMP's seem to be the best way to keep inventory 'expensive'. It will be interesting to see how this pans out...
As consumers’ comfort levels with smartphones and mobile shopping continue to increase, marketers are seeing the customer profile coming into focus, offering clear insight into the individuals brands are trying to reach.