I-Hsien Sherwood
Aug 10, 2017

New ANA report finds 'transparency concerns' in production process

In a follow-up to last year's media report, the Association of National Advertisers details "dysfunction" and rigged bids.

Fourteen months after delivering a scathing indictment of the lack of transparency in the media buying process, the Association of National Advertisers has turned its attention to production. While not as damning as last year’s account, the ANA report called the process of producing creative work sometimes dysfunctional and conflicted. 

Many advertisers are unaware of the true cost of the production services involved in producing ads for their brands. They may not know of...

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