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much as in previous years, some brands may be staring into the abyss, while
others will do exuberantly well. And while we can’t offer any help to defaulting nations or bankrupt companies, we do believe that there are more opportunities than ever for creative brands and entrepreneurs to deliver on changing consumer needs. From Canada
Hence this overview of must know consumer trends (in random order) for you
to run with in the next 12 months.