In paying attention to the number of Internet users who look for retail information online, we can get a good idea of the reach of e-commerce among Latin Americans, and particularly Mexicans, as well as the kind of transactions they prefer to complete based on the type of website they look for.
Global eCommerce market will grow at an average of 11% over the next five years with Latin America leading the way, according to new data from leading payments company Worldpay.Latin American eCommerce market is set to grow at a CAGR of 19% over the next five years, rising from US$59bn today to US$118bn in 2021 – the biggest rise of any region.
Portada looks at trends in targeting Hispanics during the 2016 holiday season, and makes a forecast for 2017.
Private-equity firms KKR and Victory Park Capital will be investing in California-based Hispanic grocery chains Mi Pueblo Food Centers and Cardenas Markets, a KKR spokeswoman announced. According to a statement both companies will continue to work independently.
Cargill is repositioning its Rumba line of fresh variety meats with an emphasis on Hispanic consumers.Marketing elements with Rumba’s new look include packaging, a Facebook page, Internet website, digital banner ads, Pandora Internet Radio ads and retail point-of-sale elements. Most marketing elements incorporate the “dancing lady” graphic, representing the culture, tradition and celebration the brand embodies.
Wonderful Pistachios’ Adam Cooper on the Launch of the Get Crackin’ Campaign, Healthy Snacking and More…
As Wonderful Pistachio today is announcing a US $55 million campaign to celebrate the largest pistachio crop in history. Portada talks to Adam Cooper, VP Marketing for Wonderful citrus, pistachios and almonds, the Los Angeles-based company which has more than US$ 4 billion in annual sales.
The “rules” for Hispanic shopper marketing were all but turned on its head as the demographic became larger and more complex, and as data created “unprecedented” number of ways to target.
Hershey’s Yussef Kuri – “To Reach Millennials Succesfully it’s Crucial to Let Go of Paradigms and be Open to Learn and Experiment.”
Yussef Kuri, New Emerging Consumers, Marketing Manager at The Hershey Co. is going to be one of the many major brand marketers speaking at #Portada15 next week. According to Kuri, to engage the tech-savvy multicultural Millennial it is critical that marketers are open and willing to learn. We conducted an interview with Kuri.
Priscilla Stanton, Senior Marketing Manager, International Brands at Nestlé USA, was a key player in the just announced partnership between Nestle and BabyCenter. Stanton is going to be a speaker at a is going to be a speaker at a panel on the all-important Latina Millennial at our upcoming #Portada15 Conference. We conducted an interview with Stanton ahead of our annual event.
Macy’s, Inc. has announced a series of initiatives to evolve its business model and invest in continued growth opportunities as consumers change the way they shop.
McDonald’s has introduced a new vision for its brand as well as a new campaign. At the core of the campaign is the idea to spread more love and positivity into the QSR’s giant marketing and advertising programs.
As the Ford 2015 F-150 truck is coming out the automaker has announced its arrival with Ford’s most comprehensive truck marketing campaign ever across a variety of platforms.
What:The Trans-Canada Advertising Agency Network (T-CAAN) and the San Jose Network (SJN) have announced a hemispheric alliance that will share resources and expertise through the cooperative operations of both networks. Why it matters: The global alliance of T-CAAN and SJN will allow member agencies and their respective clients in Canada, US, and Latin America to meet […]
Kellogg’s Shopper Marketing: “In 2015 we see more Mobile and Digital integrated into our Multicultural offerings.”
Shopper Marketing is a key component of the marketing strategy of any major CPG (Consumer Packaged Goods) company. Kellogg’s is the world’s leading producer of cereal and convenience foods. We interviewed Analia Benedetti, Senior Manager, Multicultural Marketing, Kellogg’s on her Multicultural Shopper Marketing Strategy.
JCPenney is said to be reviewing its US $450m media agency business for the first time in almost ten years. Longtime incumbent agency OMD is expected to defend in the retailer’s review of its media account, according to sources. Creative responsibilities will remain at Doner in Southfield, Mich. Doner has worked on the brand since last fall.
Dream Foods International, LLC, a specialist in organic ethnic foods, has acquired The Casa Mexicana brand from Hispanic Specialty Brands, LLC to join the other natural and specialty brands owned by Dream Foods International, LLC.
At a Board of Directors meeting, Japanese e-commerce firm Rakuten has resolved to acquire rebate website operator Ebates.com for US $1 billion in cash in what it is Japan’s largest e-commerce deal, according to a company press release, to keep on expanding its business overseas.
>The Gannett Co. (GCI), owner of USA Today, is about to buy out the 73% of Cars.com that it doesn’t already own for US $1.8 billion, said Bloomberg according to a person familiar with the matter.
The American multinational corporation General Motors is planning to target a number of buyers with its new mid-size pickup trucks “Colorado and Canyon”, specially the Hispanic Market.
Retail giant CVS Caremark, a New York Stock Exchange-trade company based in Woonsocket, Rhode Island, has agreed to acquire Miami-based drugstore chain Navarro Discount Pharmacy. Financial terms weren’t disclosed and the deal is still subject to customary conditions, including regulatory approval according to CVS’ sources.