Pandora, the Web-based personal music service with ambition, has announced that its service can now deliver ads to consumer electronic devices such as televisions, Blu-ray disc players and tabletop radios.
Previously, Pandora ads were limited to delivery on PCs and smartphone and tablet apps.
Pandora Chief Revenue Officer John Trimble said: “Pandora is everywhere consumers are and that means that our advertisers are too. ... Campaigns on this newest platform will primarily feature audio ads, which create a more lasting and emotive connection with consumers. The ability for brands to connect with consumers using audio ads on an in-home device is a new and exciting opportunity in our results-driven arsenal.”
The initial rollout will be limited to six advertisers per month. Pandora also indicated that video ads can work as well.