Special Reports


The Modern Era of Shopper Marketing: Technology

The shopper marketing standard—crunching consumer data to gain insights that lead to campaigns, communications and other marketing messages—is entering the modern era to advance shopper marketing efforts that impact consumers in real-time, often using state-of-the-art technologies.


Special Report: Personalization Tech Trends

Whether its connecting with consumers via digital channels or mobile devices, or gauging their interests via social and reacting to data in real time, personalization is evolving quickly and smart marketers need to keep on top of the trends or risk being left behind.


Special Report: The Art of B2B Storytelling

- Content Marketing

Your brand story can’t just convey what you think is important. To resonate, it must be relevant to your customers’ needs and desires. In this Special Report, discover how to use storytelling to make your B2B brand more relevant and engaging.

Special Report: CRM Tech Trends: Improving Retention, Engagement & ROI

CRM tech solutions are the hub around which smart marketers are creating more personalized and relevant messaging and campaigns. Customer relationship management platforms have been a key part of sales and marketing arsenals for years, and new tech solutions are giving marketers a leg up on critically important areas such as acquisition, but also things…


Special Report: B2B Lead Gen

- B2B Lead Gen

Content marketing is an essential part of any B2B lead gen strategy today. But in a marketing landscape where everyone is sharing content seemingly 24/7, how do you make your brand standout?


The Changing Face of Sweeps

- Sweepstakes

Sweepstakes are no longer simple child’s play. Grand prizes have grown to enormous cash prizes or life-changing vacations and events. Even smaller prizes have grown substantially in variety and numbers offered to draw more players. Gamification gets consumers interacting with your brand in ways never before imagined, while mobile and social tie-ins encourage consumers to…

Special Report: Marketing Automation Trend Watch

New research shows top performing marketers are leveraging martech solutions to manage digital and email campaigns quickly, segmenting audiences and databases. Read how these top performers approach and employ marketing automation to drive results

Special Report: B2B Conversion Optimization

Your social media presences, SEO initiatives and email blasts are driving tons of prospects to your website. But what are they doing when they get there? A clear path to purchase is essential for conversion.