Latest Lamar Advertising Company Stories

2014-06-04 08:26:23

LONDON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The roadside travelling billboard has historically been one of few ways a hotel, restaurant or gas station that sits on the highway can draw in trade. They've always courted controversy splitting national opinion. But will our 'gaudy hoardings' or 'works of advertising art' eventually succumb to the digital age, with technology like geofencing and iBeacons driving forward more sophisticated localized campaigns? Billboards have...

2014-04-22 16:23:40

Celebrity PSAs will be featured on 600 digital billboards nationwide donated by Lamar Advertising MINNEAPOLIS, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recycle Across America (RAA) is celebrating Earth Week 2014 by partnering with notable celebrities and Lamar Advertising to announce a simple solution that will deliver a profound impact on the environment and the economy - society-wide standardized labeling for recycling bins. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140422/77330 To preface the...

2013-05-18 23:03:33

Uncertain economic conditions have hindered demand for industry products during the past five years as advertisers tightened spending on billboard and sign placement as total advertising expenditure fell amid falling corporate profit. Fortunately for manufacturers, the outlook is much brighter and for these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Billboard and Sign Manufacturing industry to its growing industry report collection. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 18,...

2012-02-01 16:00:00

Despite projected mid-single-digit revenue growth over the decade, SNL Kagan says operators will need to remain versatile in delivering low-cost and effective ways to reach both mass and targeted audiences Monterey, CA (PRWEB) February 01, 2012 A newly-released SNL Kagan study, “Economics of Outdoor & Out Of Home Advertising,” reveals that although the outdoor advertising market was up by an estimated 3.0% year over year overall in 2011 to $6.31 billion, it has not managed...

2011-12-06 14:00:00

Louisiana Based Solar Panel Manufacture Renogy Has Become One of the Two Solar Suppliers in "Renewable Louisiana" Project for Lamar Advertising. Baton Rouge, LA (PRWEB) December 06, 2011 Renogy LLCâ”a Louisiana based solar panel manufacturer, has become one of the two solar panels suppliers for Lamar Advertisingâs âœRenewable Louisianaâ Project. Lamar and Renogy have begun with a 30KW installation, and look forward to a...

2011-03-07 16:23:00

Violent Serial Rapist Apprehended 5 Days After Launch of Digital Billboard Campaign WASHINGTON, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Authorities from multiple states and jurisdictions, including federal agencies, today credited a recent digital billboard campaign with helping to apprehend the suspected East Coast Rapist. Aaron H. Thomas was arrested Friday in New Haven, Connecticut, following a tip from the public and a DNA match to 12 reported cases of sexual assault over 12 years....

2009-11-24 10:07:00

- Billboards in 26 U.S. states and Puerto Rico raise awareness for Parkinson's drug development and The Michael J. Fox Foundation's mission to find a cure - NEW YORK, Nov. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF) announced that its partnership with Wilkins Media Company and Lamar Advertising has been a major asset in 2009 efforts to raise awareness of the fight against Parkinson's disease. Between April and September, the digital messages...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'