Pablo Buffagni has joined Montemayor y Asociados as Executive Vice President/Creative Director.

Annual consumption of personal care products has jumped to 40.5 packages per person in 2000, up from 38.4 packages per person in 1990, and according to a newly released study by Kline & Company, changes in the demographic composition of the U.S. are largely responsible for this growth.

Georges Direct, a Triangle-based advertising agency, is launching Adelante Hispanic Marketing one of the few agencies in the Southeast and in North Carolina that focuses exclusively on the U.S. Hispanic market.

After 12 years as Target Market Research Group, Inc., the research company on January 1, 2002 changed is corporate identity to Encuesta, Inc.

comScore Networks announced the results of the first complete review of consumer e-commerce for the year 2001, reporting that sales at domestic online retailers surged to $53 billion for the year.

Arbitron Inc. announced that it has begun recruiting consumers for the planned second and final phase of the U.S. market trial of its revolutionary new radio, television and cable TV audience measurement device - the Portable People Meter (PPM).

During a typical week in the spring and summer of 1997, about 7 percent of U.S. workers (9.3 million people) worked at least one full day at home, according to a report released by the Commerce Department's Census Bureau.

Yankelovich announced a new partnership with top multicultural experts at the strategic research and consulting firm Cheskin to produce the 2002 Hispanic MONITOR study. Now in its seventh wave, this study takes an in-depth look at the values, attitudes and marketplace patterns of U.S.

New research from Knowledge Networks/Statistical Research shows that post-September 11th shifts in the topics of greatest interest to magazine readers may already be giving way to old habits, with sports, movies, and people/personalities all regaining appeal.

Jupiter Media Metrix reports that advertisers are skeptical about forming long-term relationships with agencies for interactive marketing.

Cheskin, a strategic market research and consulting firm, has just released the third report in its Market Insight Series.

Microsoft has retained Coral Gables-based public relations firm, GDB + Partners, promote the Microsoft "Build Your Business" Tour, a series of educational and networking events among Hispanic small business owners and managers.

As creatures of comfort, Americans are continuing to take stock in the hottest trend this season - home-style food.

Major corporations have continued layoffs despite the holiday season, and more are expected throughout the first quarter of the New Year. The Five O'Clock Club, the nation's premier career counseling network, has prepared the following tips to help your audience survive.

When Robert Kiyosaki -- author of the best-selling books "Rich Dad, Poor Dad" and the 'Rich Dad series -- sought the legal services of Michael Lechter, a top intellectual property (IP) and patent attorney with Squire, Sanders & Dempsey in Phoenix, Arizona, he brought with him a prototype of h