Nielsen Tweaks September '15 PPM Data Release Dates
September 22, 2015 at 2:04 PM (PT)
NIELSEN AUDIO has announced that its SEPTEMBER 2015 PPM data release dates for some markets have been changed slightly. Historically, data releases in SEPTEMBER vary from the standard MONDAY through THURSDAY schedule due to multiple holidays in the month. This year, NIELSEN has determined that for most markets, release dates for SEPTEMBER 2015 data could be modified to align closer to the typical day-of-the-week release.
Updated SEPTEMBER 2015 PPM Data Release Schedule:
• Group 1 will be released on TUESDAY, 9/29 for the following markets (no change to the originally published schedule): ATLANTA, CHICAGO, DALLAS-FT. WORTH, HOUSTON-GALVESTON, LOS ANGELES, MIDDLESEX-SOMERSET-UNION, NASSAU-SUFFOLK (LONG ISLAND), NEW YORK, PHILADELPHIA, RIVERSIDE-SAN BERNADINO, SAN FRANCISCO, SAN JOSE.
• Group 2 will be released on TUESDAY, 9/29, one day earlier than the originally published schedule, for the following markets: BALTIMORE, BOSTON, DENVER-BOULDER, DETROIT, MIAMI-FT LAUDERDALE-HOLLYWOOD, MINNEAPOLIS-ST PAUL, PHOENIX, SAN DIEGO, SEATTLE-TACOMA, ST. LOUIS, TAMPA-ST. PETERSBURG-CLEARWATER, WASHINGTON D.C.
• Group 3 will be released on WEDNESDAY, 9/30, one day earlier than the originally published schedule, for the following markets: CHARLOTTE-GASTONIA-ROCK HILL, CINCINNATI, CLEVELAND, COLUMBUS OH, KANSAS CITY, LAS VEGAS, ORLANDO, PITTSBURGH PA, PORTLAND OR, SACRAMENTO, SALT LAKE CITY-OGDEN-PROVO, SAN ANTONIO.
• Group 4 will be released on WEDNESDAY, 9/30, two days earlier than the originally published schedule, for the following markets; AUSTIN, GREENSBORO-WINSTON SALEM-HIGH POINT, HARTFORD-NEW BRITAIN-MIDDLETOWN, INDIANAPOLIS, JACKSONVILLE, MEMPHIS, MILWAUKEE-RACINE, NASHVILLE, NORFOLK-VIRGINIA BEACH-NEWPORT NEWS, PROVIDENCE-WARWICK-PAWTUCKET, RALEIGH-DURHAM, WEST PALM BEACH-BOCA RATON.
Please call the NIELSEN SOLUTIONS CENTER at 1 (800) 543-7300 with any questions regarding this update.