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70% Of Brands Use Instagram Influencers

70% Of Brands Use Instagram Influencers

“Retail industry news, voices and jobs. Optimized for your mobile phone.

For First Time, Millennials And Gen X Were A Majority Of Electorate In 2016

For First Time, Millennials And Gen X Were A Majority Of Electorate In 2016

The youngest two generations of voters finally outstripped the number of older voters in 2016 — a sign of how politicians will have to grapple with winning over a fast-changing electorate.

The Surprising Retail Habits Of Millennial Shoppers

The Surprising Retail Habits Of Millennial Shoppers

“Millennials are changing the retail landscape in some pretty unexpected ways. This largest generation in United States history is pretty broke – they’ve grown up in the great recession, they are saddled with student loan debt, and they make about $2000 less per year than young adults did in 1980.”

Millennials Only Have A 5-Second Attention Span For Ads, Says ComScore CEO

Millennials Only Have A 5-Second Attention Span For Ads, Says ComScore CEO

“You’re going to have to make your case literally in a matter of seconds and make sure you grab somebody’s attention.”

Amazon And Nike’s Partnership Could Mean The End Of Big Brands

Amazon And Nike’s Partnership Could Mean The End Of Big Brands

“If Nike is absent from the Amazon channel, it risks its customers losing interest and its prospects just not ‘seeing’ the brand. And resellers and ‘gray’ product distort the brand image and customer experience.”

Millennials’ Favorite Place To Buy Clothes Online Is Amazon — Here’s Why That Shouldn’t Surprise You

Millennials’ Favorite Place To Buy Clothes Online Is Amazon — Here’s Why That Shouldn’t Surprise You

“Amazon probably isn’t the first place most people think of when they need to buy a new work bag or pair of jeans or sneakers. But the data suggest they should.”

Millennials Fleeing Mississippi At Fastest Rate In Nation; So Why Not Louisiana?

Millennials Fleeing Mississippi At Fastest Rate In Nation; So Why Not Louisiana?

“Counter to the national trend, Mississippi’s Millennial population has dropped to 801,799, a 3.9 percent decrease during those six years. According to an analysis of the recently reported state-by-state Census data, no other state in the country lost more Millennials.”

A New Look At Millennials’ Favorite Brands Shows A Few Surprises Climbing The List

A New Look At Millennials’ Favorite Brands Shows A Few Surprises Climbing The List

“It follows that the results of a new study of brands favored by Gen-Y consumers, released today, is chock full of familiar names. Despite its public image woes, Uber gained the most ground in YouGov BrandIndex’s latest ranking.”

Can Millennials Save The Motorcycle Industry?

Can Millennials Save The Motorcycle Industry?

“As aging riders hang up their leathers, Harley-Davidson and Honda pin their hopes on smaller, affordable bikes for a new generation.”

Here’s How Housing Market Growth Is Tied To Latino Millennials And Home Buying

Here’s How Housing Market Growth Is Tied To Latino Millennials And Home Buying

“Latino Millennials are key to the growth of home ownership and wealth building across the U.S., but will they be able to afford it?”