Product Placement

Product Placement related EXPLICIT memory and consumer behavior

Recently, we described how advertising works and how to measure it. In this post, we want to provide you more (scientific) details on how consumer behavior is linked to the explicit memory of Product Placement.   Explicit memory – the background The concept of explicit memory is based on the idea that people are able […]

Measuring Advertising Effects. Ways, Problems, Solutions.

What you need to know about advertising effects Advertising effects are very complex. Their measurement is too. Nevertheless, this fact is quite often underestimated by many. Most of the time, even experts rely entirely on a few simple parameters, such as the recall value (we already wrote about this issue). However, those measurements only describe […]

Test: E.T. and Reese’s Pieces

Product Placement at E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial The product placement of Hershey’s Reese ‘s Pieces in Steven Spielberg’s masterpiece “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial” is probably one of the most famous placements ever. Although product placement has been practiced since the 1890s, the marketing tactic got popular in 1982 with E.T. At the request of Spielberg this premium […]