Category: Consumer Trends

Bottoms Up to the New Year

Take a look down your closest beverage aisle and you’ll see what I mean—the shelves are lined with new (and new-to-me) products that are eager for me to try them.

/ January 26, 2017

7 Retail Lessons From NRF’s Big Show

Last week 33,000 people, including retailers, suppliers and technology experts gathered at the National Retail Federation (NRF) Big Show 2017 in New York, the biggest retail trade show of the year.

/ January 25, 2017

This Big Data Trend Helps Retail Companies See the Future

To accurately anticipate shopping trends this year, more retail companies will invest in predictive analytics, the big data equivalent of a crystal ball.

/ January 25, 2017

6 Trends That Will Reinvent Retail in 2017

Stemming from last year’s push toward personalized experiences, this year’s hottest retail trends will elevate the customer experience with superior quality products and build closer relationships with consumers so companies can confidently deliver what shoppers want.

/ January 5, 2017

5 CPG New Year’s Resolutions to Actually Keep

A new year is such a glorious time—your slate is wiped clean, and the next 12 months stretch ahead of you full of possibility. This is your time.

/ December 28, 2016

2016 Retail Trends Roundup

This end-of-year review gives retail and consumer goods companies proof of industry trends, so you feel certain of what shoppers want and how to deliver it.

/ December 22, 2016

Beauty For One, Beauty For All

In 2016, men’s grooming products are slated to rake in $21 billion in sales.

/ December 14, 2016

Fa La La La Lipstick

As the holiday season ramps up, beauty is in a prime position to make the most of being merry and bright, for consumers and suppliers alike.

/ December 7, 2016

Infographic: Last-Minute Ideas to Maximize Your Holiday Sales

To maximize in-store and online sales for your products, consider the following facts and suggestions as you finalize your holiday marketing strategy.

/ November 29, 2016

Retailers Feel–and Heed–the Power of the Millennials

Retailers are right to immerse themselves in the Millennial mindset in order to better unite with this very ambitious and significant generation.

/ November 21, 2016