Category: Consumer Trends

What Millennials Want From Consumer Goods

To win the hearts and minds (and wallets) of Millennial consumers, reflect their mindset by showing how your company is innovative, ethical and transparent.

/ November 9, 2016

Baby, Mine (Part 2 of 2)

I’m fascinated by the sheer number of products available for babies these days and I’m even more intrigued by some of the trends I see emerging among baby CPG these days.

/ November 8, 2016

9 Ways to Sell More This Halloween

Marking the beginning of the most profitable period of the year, Halloween spending is expected to reach a whopping $8.4 billion in 2016, the highest level in 11 years.

/ October 13, 2016

Baby, Mine (Part 1 of 2)

The baby care market is expected to hit $66.8 billion in sales by 2017—that’s next year! And likely, organic and natural products will account for a significant chunk of that sales pie.

/ October 13, 2016

RangeMe is the Shop.org Startup of the Year!

Just yesterday, I was in front of an audience of retail industry leaders, visionaries, analysts and venture capitalists on one of the industry’s biggest stages.

/ September 29, 2016

Man’s Best Inspiring Friend

If you’re noodling on your next product launch or extension and can’t seem to land on something that really strikes your fancy, look to our four-legged friends for inspiration.

/ September 20, 2016

Organic Circle in Brooklyn Takes Probiotics to a Whole New Level

In the wellness world, probiotics seem to be everywhere these days. That is because medical professionals are realizing that a person's microbiome plays a very direct role in that person's overall health.

/ September 13, 2016

Day 1 as a Furry Pet Parent

When you adopt a new friend, it’s hard to know how your life will change. There are supplies to buy, research to do and room to make for your new furry friend.

/ September 12, 2016

Infographic: The Explosive Growth of Natural and Organic (Timeline)

Organic and natural food is the fastest-growing sector of the American food marketplace. Over the past 15 years, these health and wellness trends have transformed the retail sector, driven by trade, policy and consumer trends, including shoppers’ desire for healthy,...

/ September 6, 2016

Pet Products: A Furever Growing Category

Take a look at the pet aisle in your local grocery or big box store, or heck, if you can be sure that you won’t come home with another cat, dog, or iguana, take a stroll through the nearest pet-focused...

/ August 18, 2016