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05 March 2021

 
 
Nielsen results: Magazine engagement up
 
 

More Kiwis are buying magazines and engaging more deeply with their magazines, according to a new Nielsen results and a retail distribution report. While overall magazine readership numbers were flat in the Nielsen Consumer and Media Insights survey (down 0.6 percent compared with a year ago), the valuable primary readership – those who subscribed or

 
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  Media
 
  March 4, 2021
 
  StopPress Team
 
 
Dentsu appoints MD Group Strategy
 
 

Dentsu has announced the appointment of Dan Bye as Managing Director – Group Strategy for New Zealand.  Bye will be responsible for growing the strategic offering for dentsu across New Zealand, including leading a multi-disciplinary team of strategists across channel and creative capability.  He joins from Clemenger Group, where he was most recently Group Director

 
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  Movings/shakings
 
  March 4, 2021
 
  Monique McKenzie
 
 
 
   
 
   
 
   
 
 
NZ Herald audience numbers break new ground
 
 

New Nielsen results show the New Zealand Herald’s weekly brand readership has surged past the magic two million mark – and readership of the Weekend Herald newspaper alone is now at an 18-year high. The extraordinary news events of the past 12 months have seen audiences turn to the Herald and its informative, trusted and

 
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  News
 
  March 4, 2021
 
  Monique McKenzie
 
 
 
 
A better, more sustainable future for data driven marketing
 
 

StopPress chats to The Trade Desk GM James Bayes about UID2.0, Independent Governance, interoperability, and where we’re at in the roadmap. What is UID2.0? Originally spearheaded by The Trade Desk, Unified ID2.0 is a collective industry effort to establish a better, more sustainable future for data driven marketing across the open internet. While there are

 
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  ...and that's how the Cookie crumbles
 
  March 5, 2021
 
  James Bayes
 
 
 
 
Hundreds and thousands, pizza ovens and fried chicken galore: a high calorie February on the Zavy scoreboard
 
 

February. For marketers, it’s the month that goes far too quickly. In between summer holidays, public holidays and quick-fire lockdowns, executing carefully crafted marketing plans seemed impossible – there was so much to do and so little time left to do it in. Understandably, in February we saw the Top 25 brands predominantly share social

 
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  Partner articles
 
  March 3, 2021
 
  StopPress Team + Zavy
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
The brain gain – Special’s silver lining in a Covid cloud
 
 

Special Group has announced the addition of three senior leadership roles to the account service team. Callum Walker has been appointed Special’s Lead Business Partner, moving back to New Zealand after three years as Client Services Director at M&C Saatchi Melbourne where he led the Lexus account for Australia. Walker has over 15 years’ experience

 
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  Movings/shakings
 
  March 5, 2021
 
  Monique McKenzie
 
 
Healthy growth for TV, digital media in January
 
 

Following recovery in January, New Zealand’s media agency market has reported a slight decline in advertising expenditure after two months of growth.  Total media agency bookings have dipped 0.8 percent despite a 13.5 percent increase in digital ad spend and strong TV bookings (+8.2 percent) despite a much lower result for the subscription television market

 
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  News
 
  March 3, 2021
 
  Monique McKenzie
 
 
 
 
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