Retail and Consumer Buying Trends for 2021

If there was one industry that we saw that dramatically changed this last year it was retail. Businesses without the vision or resources to digitally adopt found themselves in ruins due to lockdowns and the pandemic. According to reports retail store closures topped 11,000 in 2020 with only 3,368 new outlets opening. Talk Business & Politics That hasn’t necessarily changed the demand for consumer packaged goods (CPG), though. Consumers went online where they had the

Should Brands Take a Stance on Social Issues?

This morning, I unfollowed a brand on Facebook. Over the last year, their updates morphed into political attacks, and I no longer wished to see that negativity in my feed. For several years, I openly shared my political viewpoints. too. I watched as my following was transformed into more people that agreed with me while others who did not agree unfollowed and lost touch with me. I witnessed companies I was courting move away from working