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September 2010

Top Radio Advertisers – Hardware / Home Improvement – August 2010

September 30, 2010

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Google Loses Monthly, Yearly Search Market Share

September 30, 2010

Google lost US search market share on both a month-over-month and year-over-year basis in August 2010, according to data from Compete.  Read More »

Mature Consumers Pessimistic about Economy

September 30, 2010

Consumers 65 and older are much more pessimistic about the near-term state of the economy than younger consumers, according to a new Harris Poll.  Read More »

Fewer Private Label CPG Units Create More Dollars

September 30, 2010

Private label CPG dollar sales rose 2.2%, while unit sales fell 1%, during the four-week sales period ended September 4, 2010, according to research firm The Nielsen Company. In contrast, CPG dollar sales rose 0.4% during the four-week period ending August 8, 2009, while unit sales climbed 3.6%.  Read More »

Fees, Charges Influence Investor Satisfaction

September 30, 2010

The importance of trading fees and charges on overall investor satisfaction has increased from 2009, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2010 U.S. Self-Directed Investor Satisfaction Study.  Read More »

Top Radio Advertisers – Public Service Announcement – August 2010

September 29, 2010

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Americans Distrust Media More than Ever

September 29, 2010

A record 57% of Americans say they have little or no trust in the mass media to report the news fully, accurately, and fairly, according to a new Gallup poll.  Read More »

European Mobile Video Use Flashes Forward

September 29, 2010

Mobile video consumption in the EU5 nations of the UK, France, Germany, Spain and Italy has grown by two-thirds in the past year, according to comScore MobiLens data.  Read More »

4 in 10 Consumers Will Wear Halloween Costume

September 29, 2010

A record 40.1% of consumers plan to dress up for Halloween this year, according to new data from the National Retail Federation (NRF) and BIGresearch.  Read More »

Customers Happier with Gas Utilities

September 29, 2010

Residential customers of gas utility companies are notably more satisfied with their utility providers, compared with 2009, as a result of lower bill amounts, more frequent communication and improved perceptions of corporate citizenship, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2010 Gas Utility Residential Customer Satisfaction Study. The study, now  Read More »