Millennials

Millennials — those born between 1981 and 1994 — shop differently than other generations of consumers. Browse NRF's original content about this 'disruptive' generation, including blog posts and research insights.

 
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Millennial parents shop differently than other parents
Episode 66: Parents from two generations ponder NRF’s research into consumer behavior.
 
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3 ways retailers can meet the wishes of Millennial moms and dads
NRF’s research team identifies retail trends for young parents.
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A new kind of customer: What’s driving retail evolution
Episode 47 of Retail Gets Real: NRF’s Director of Research on generational differences in shopping habits.
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Boon Supply: Where fundraising meets retail
Episode 71: CEO Lily Kanter explains the innovative philanthropic retail model.
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Boxes and bottles from Brandless
How Brandless is reimagining modern consumption
Episode 74: CEO Tina Sharkey thinks better quality shouldn’t cost more.
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