Keeping Up with Shoppers in an Evolving Market

Keeping Up with Shoppers in an Evolving Market

While the pandemic continues to test our infrastructure and patience, shoppers continue to show a willingness to evolve. Think online grocery is for the younger set? Think again. According to Mercatus, after setting 37% and 24% increases in grocery sales in April and...
The Return of Local

The Return of Local

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant effect on the psyche of people around the world, causing many of us to rethink our priorities. One trend that has gained even more traction is to “buy local.” We always want what we can’t have, which was made abundantly...
We’re Open for Business… Are You?

We’re Open for Business… Are You?

To be honest, business will take a long time to get back to normal. The right question now is not how soon will it end, but how do we continue? Talking about and promoting a business or brand amid a health crisis is a delicate matter right now. Is it acceptable for...
5 Consumer Trends Affecting the Pet Food Category

5 Consumer Trends Affecting the Pet Food Category

Pet spending in the U.S. has risen every year since 1994, and is projected to reach upwards of $100 billion by the end of this year, per a study from APPA. Pet food and treats is by far the largest spending category, making up more than 30% of sales. Consumers are...