SNAPSHOT: Trends and Headlines to Check Out This Week

Posted by Mitchell Communications Group on December 5, 2017

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Are you looking for a quick dose of industry trends and headlines?

Our Research and Insights Team has rounded up can't miss articles and hot trends you want to check out -- all in one handy snapshot.

Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts. – Winston Churchill

 

  1. BIG BRANDS GET FESTIVE

From the sentimental to the humorous, the cute to the quirky, see some of the top 2017 holiday ads from around the world. (Huffington Post)

 

  1. EATING YOUR TROUBLES AWAY

When the Internet is angry, it means consumers get big discounts on Snickers, thanks to the algorithm-driven “Hungerithm” promotional program.  Check out this innovative social campaign. (MediaPost)

 

  1. REAL WORLD FACEBOOK COMMUNITY

Facebook wants to build its own village, complete with housing, a grocery store and a hotel. Learn more. (Business Insider)

 

  1. HOW OFTEN DO YOU CHECK YOUR PHONE?

If you’re typical, it is around 47 times a day—and even more frequently for younger users. See more cell phone use statistics. (eMarketer)

 

  1. UNDERSTANDING ‘AFFLUENT’ AND ‘LUXURY’ TRAVELERS

Only about one in three affluent travelers are willing to pay for what is typically considered “luxury travel” accommodations and transportation, according to a new survey. (Travel Market Report)

 

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Topics: trends