Latin America

Clarín Follows the Lead of Netflix and Spotify

aying for access to digital content is nothing new for users; the popularity of Netflix and Spotify has paved the way in that regard. What is a novelty is that Argentine newspaper Clarín has joined the bandwagon, spearheading a trend that will surely be joined by other media in that country and the region. How does this news impact users, advertisers, and the media outlet itself? In this article, I share my experiences as a user, written from the point of view of a digital world insider.


Mexico Brand Stays on the Rise in the US with Strong Spending in 2017

Although the Tourism Promotion Council of Mexico (CPTM) has slashed its budget by almost 35% this year, the country’s spending on tourism promotion abroad will increase by 41% to 1,125 million pesos. Eighty percent of it will be allocated to “priority markets” such as the US, where it appears to have opted to strengthen its ad spending during 2017.


MasterCard, Coty, IPG, Mindshare, SPT, Facebook and Viacom to Discuss the Future of Panregional Marketing at #PortadaLat this Week

Panregional Marketing, particularly South Florida based Panregional Marketing, has undergone substantial changes over the last two years. That is why the agenda of PortadaLat this Wednesday and Thursday in Miami incorporates a stellar session called Panregional Marketing: “Values, Passion and Rationale”. Senior executives from MasterCard, Coty Inc, IPG Mediabrands, Mindshare, Facebook, Viacom and Sony Pictures Entertainment will discuss the challenges, the values and their passions for Pan Regional.


TRIAD Retail Media Launches Mexican Unit

North American company TRIAD Retail Media is beginning its operations in Mexico.TRIAD’s operations in Mexico respond to the important growth shown by ecommerce locally, specifically in Retail, and therefore, in digital advertising.


#PortadaLat Speaker – MasterCard’s Patricio Rubalcaba: “LatAm has a higher Penetration of Smartphones than Credit Cards”

The tremendous growth of e-commerce and how it impacts the overall marketing discipline and digital marketing in particular is going to play an important role in the program of PortadaLat next Wednesday and Thursday in Miami. We interviewed Patricio Rubalcaba, VP Merchant Development Travel, Retail & Digital Verticals at Mastercard . Rubalcaba is going to participate […]


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