Nielsen Recognized for Third Consecutive Year on Stock Indices for Leading Companies

Nielsen has again been included in both the FTSE4Good Index and the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index (DJSI). While these are two rankings in a sea of information on corporate environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance, we are proud of this recognition as a reflection of our commitment to continuous improvement across all aspects of how we manage ESG areas that matter to our stakeholders and our collective success over the long term.

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Nielsen Brandbank Gains GS1 Recognition for Providing Quality-Certified Health & Beauty Data in the Netherlands

Data quality and trust are a huge part of Nielsen’s value proposition, which is why Nielsen is thrilled to announce that Nielsen Brandbank is the first data management service to be recognized by GS1, a global non-profit standards organization, for its ability to capture data certified for quality within the health and beauty sector in the Netherlands.

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Nielsen Shares Thoughts on What Comes After the 2020 U.S. Census at Reuters Newsmaker Event

Nielsen’s Christine Pierce, SVP Data Science, was on stage in New York City at a Reuters Newsmaker event to talk about the importance of accuracy and integrity for the upcoming U.S. Census in 2020. Nielsen believes the inclusion of a citizenship question could lead to inaccuracies in the underlying data—inaccuracies that could have a significant impact on businesses who rely on the data to make material decisions each day.

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Nielsen’s ESG Journey Supports Sustainable and Inclusive Communities

8 billion: That’s the projected global population by 2030. How does this growing global society sustain itself? As basic as the question is, it covers wide-sweeping facets that affect daily life everywhere—the availability of food, clean water, safe shelter, access to natural resources—needs that vary wildly around the globe, complicating the world’s challenges exponentially as our population continues to grow.

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Nielsen Event Highlights Impact of Double-Edged Demand in South Africa

The South African consumer landscape is fragmented and polarised, characterised by the double-edged demand of the South African consumer: Some feel more prosperous, while others are among the most financially stretched in the world. Some crave new, premium and convenience products, while others seek value for their money, quality private-label goods and prefer to stick to their firm favorites.

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Nielsen Associates Return to Puerto Rico to Continue Post-Hurricane Recovery Efforts

This year, Nielsen associates returned to help continue the recovery efforts in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria. Together, the group logged 511 volunteer hours, contributing to critical home repairs, community projects and to begin repairing The Mendez Baseball Field in Yabucoa, which is an important part of the local community’s spirit.

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