Yoori Hwang and Se-Hoon Jeong, Journal of Advertising Research, Digital First, May 2018
This study examines how brand placement in editorial content (i.e., whether a sponsoring brand is mentioned in editorial content) affects consumers’ responses to native advertising and whether the effect is moderated by either high or low quality of editorial content.
SEOUL/SINGAPORE: Samsung, the South Korean electronics giant, and Grab, Southeast Asia’s largest ride-hailing service, have joined forces in an initiative aimed at boosting the region’s digital economy.
SEOUL: Korean cosmetics brands have long been popular in China, a factor in Unilever’s just-announced acquisition of a majority stake of Carver Korea, but this move comes as leading Korean beauty company Amorepacific expands in the opposite ...
BEIJING: As Golden Week approaches for Chinese travellers, political tensions between the regional superpower and South Korea will disrupt package holidays, a miss that will see the peninsula miss out on a slice of an estimated 590 billion yuan ...
SEOUL: As the debate over whether automation will lead to a wholesale loss of jobs for humans, the Moon Jae-in administration has proposed a reduction in financial incentives for companies adopting robots.
Noriko Nakano, Eri Yamashita, Sono Hasuka, Jung Yeon Nam, Mariko Nomura, Damien Velleman, ESOMAR, Asia Pacific, May 2017
This paper reveals the findings of two studies in Japan and Korea that explored how Sonification, a communication approach that uses audio waves to transfer information, can be used to communicate the sensorial benefits of products, such as cosmetics, that are traditionally advertised via visual images.
Duncan Southgate , Admap Magazine, May 2017, pp. 36-38
This article presents the findings of a study, based on 23,000 consumers in 39 countries, examining the media consumption patterns and attitudes towards advertising of the Generation Z cohort, which is now growing up.
This case study details how Ariel, the detergent, created relevance in India by reframing the conversations, moving away from clothes stains, and focusing on the cultural stain of gender equality in the home.