Arbitron has released the 2011 edition of its Hispanic Radio Today report, offering an in-depth review of listening to Spanish-language and English-language radio stations by Latinos across the 50 states. Adam R Jacobson served as the Principal Analyst for this report; he has worked with Arbitron on Hispanic Radio Today since 2010.
Companies that seek to build relationship with Hispanic, Asian and African-American consumers should take their multicultural budget out of a silo and push it out to all of the company’s business units. That’s what Walmart Stores has done and what its senior vice president of brand marketing and advertising, Tony Rogers, advises.
No more is Pepsico using multicultural marketing techniques to reach African-American and Hispanic consumers. Rather, the company’s brand units are now engaged in “cultural branding.”