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Positive event-driven marketing—how credit card issuers can learn from retailers

“Still looking for girls’ rain boots? Here are a few styles to consider,” exclaimed an email from that prominently

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Labelling increases in importance for health conscious Irish consumers

I was invited on the judging panel for the Irish Quality Food Awards, an event that is open to entries

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Wendy’s build-your-own burger option appeals to Millennials seeking flavor customization

Since the majority of young Millennials consider themselves “adventurous eaters” (62% compared to 56% of US adults) they are certainly

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Why we’re still a long way from being able to bask in the feelgood factor

When it comes to the state of the UK economy, recent statistics on the UK labour market gave people on

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Nissan reveals an appetite for innovation as new vehicle design center is opened in Rio de Janeiro

Nissan is the latest car manufacturer to open a large vehicle research and design center in Brazil, joining the likes

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Children and young adults slow to start helping with cleaning

As we enter the third week of the state school summer holidays, those that aren’t escaping to all-inclusive resorts for

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Decision Overload: How retailers are helping us make faster, better decisions

In my life as a consumer, I suffer from a lifelong affliction with indecisiveness. In the last month alone: I’ve spent

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Laptops still lead as primary devices used to access social networking sites

While it may seem Americans are always on the go and rarely use laptop or desktop computers for their online

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Which products were attendee favorites at this year's IFT conference?

The Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) gathered in New Orleans from June 21-24 to learn about innovative new food and

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Can Consumers Leave the Phone Behind?

The New Forest National Park in southern England is trying a new scheme - called the Tech Creche - to

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