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20172016201520142013
Net advertising spending (MM)$76.4$73.0$77.1$72.1$70.2
Net advertising spending growth4.7%-5.3%6.9%2.7%3.7%
Net advertising spending % of total revenues0.5%0.6%0.6%0.7%0.7%