Major ISPs such as Comcast, AT&T and Verizon have recently made (or are planning to make) large investments in content companies.
Consumers’ emotional expectations from brands continue to grow but brands are failing to keep pace.
Jeep’s leading score of 98% (for the second consecutive year) means that it almost fully meets consumers’ emotional ideal for patriotism in the auto category.
Google this year reclaims its position as the most valuable global brand on the back of a 40% year-over-year hike in brand value, to almost $159 billion.
Satisfaction with providers has dropped to a multi-year low.
Consumers have never had higher emotional expectations from brands – but that brands’ ability to meet those expectations hasn’t grown as quickly.
Retail remained the top spending ad category, but growth in Q2 2013 was minimal compared to a year prior, at only 0.1%.
AT&T Wireless took top honors on the new scale, outperforming the 12-month telecom services category norm by 23.9% with its “Whatever-Proof” spot.
The top 10 US advertisers accounted for an estimated $3.74 billion in ad spending excluding online advertising, or more than 10% of such spending in Q1.
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