Whole Foods is looking to appeal to millennials with a new line of stores.

Whole Foods tries to shed its 'Whole Paycheck' image

May 7, 2015
The company says it’ll start a new chain aimed at those darn millennials.
Posted In: Whole Foods, millennials, consumers, organic food

Target takes aim at new 'core' customer: young Latinos

Apr 23, 2015
SinTraduccion is Target’s first ad campaign designed solely with Latinos in mind.
Posted In: Retail, Latinos, millennials, advertising

The business of climbing rocks

Mar 31, 2015
Indoor climbing makes big money, and it's getting more popular.
Posted In: rock climbing, millennials, Sports, new yorker
Heidi and Anderson Stark grocery shop almost exclusively for fresh fruits, vegetables and meats at Lakewinds Food Co-op in Minneapolis.

Why sales of packaged or processed foods are declining

Mar 11, 2015
Packaged food companies' big brands are suffering as consumers opt for fresh food.
Posted In: packaged food, processed food, Big Food, food manufacturers, food companies, diet, millennials

Young tech workers sought in tightening labor market

Mar 5, 2015
As competition heats up, companies are working harder to poach talent.
Posted In: millennials, competition, first job, software engineer

Tech IRL: Is the Snapchat party over?

Feb 27, 2015
Lizzie talks with Marketplace Tech producer Meg Cramer about Snapchat.
Posted In: Snapchat, WhatsApp, investment, millennials
A shopper with a telltale bag walks outside a Macy's store in San Francisco in 2013.

Macy's new target: Millennials

Nov 21, 2014
Macy's new strategy hopes millennials can revive sales.
Posted In: shopping, department stores, clothing, Macy's, millennials, sales

Inflation to a twenty-something

Oct 7, 2014
A look at the Consumer Expenditure Surveys from 1989 and 2013.
Posted In: CPI, inflation, millennials

Many young people are not in a position to splurge

Sep 22, 2014
So how can marketers get them to purchase investments like houses and cars?
Posted In: millennials, affordable housing, cars

How the tough economy changes young people's lives

Sep 16, 2014
Some scholars think postponing life-cycle decisions signals cultural shifts.
Posted In: millennials, unemployement, pew research center