Tag Archives: Millennial

Targeting Millennials? Consider Where They Live

As we know, millennials have surpassed baby boomers as the largest demographic age group in the United States. Yet, many people in this massive and influential group are having a complicated time with their careers and lifestyles. According to Richie … Continue reading

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The Retailers That Millennials Love

Millennials represent a huge, demanding, and challenging consumer segment for marketers. With that in mind, let’s ask: What retail brands are doing best among Millennials? Recently, Moosylvania — a company involved with branding, digital, and experiential (“Digital connectivity has changed … Continue reading

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How Important Are Millennials to Retailers?

Millennials now represent the largest population group in the United States — which makes Millennials a very attractive target for business. According to the Pew Research Research Institute: “Millennials have surpassed Baby Boomers as the nation’s largest living generation, according … Continue reading

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Where Consumers Shop by Age

Among popular retail chains, where are people most likely to shop by age category? InfoScout recently conducted research on this subject. As reported by Jack Neff for Advertising Age, there were some unexpected results: ” What’s the hottest big retailer with … Continue reading

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Gen Z Coming of Age: Millennials Move Over (a Little)

As Wikipedia reports: “Generation Z refers to the cohort of people born after the Millennial Generation. There is no agreement on the name or exact range of birth dates. Some sources start this generation at the mid or late 1990s … Continue reading

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McDonald’s Addresses Its Millennial Problem

Although McDonald’s is the world’s leading fast-food retailer, it has had some difficulty in attracting Millennials — people born between between 1981 and 2000. To remedy the situation, McDonald’s is placing greater emphasis on this market segment. As reported by Maureen … Continue reading

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