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Editor’s Note: Please stay, don’t go

Depending on who you’re talking to, the Great Resignation is, well, pretty great.

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Recommerce expands beyond fashion

The resale market is on the rise, as the stigma attached diminishes and consumers search for a sustainable path.

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Zulu Alpha Kilo and Rethink top Epica selections

A total of 56 entries are in the running for the awards voted on by the industry press.

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Holiday spending will be up nearly $120 per person

According to Accenture, spending will still be down compared to 2019, but there will be a surprising amount of in-store shopping.

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Why Kraft Heinz is paying for epipens

The company’s peanut butter brand is continuing its support for those with food allergies, and wants to bring more attention to the cost of medication.

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How are global crises shaping food trends?

From Shopper Marketing Report: How generational divides, sustainability and purchase habits will shape the year ahead.

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What’s looming for men’s grooming?

According to Caddle insights, spending on body care products is up, while ingrained grooming habits will mostly remain.

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Kinder is cracking the Canadian market with augmented reality eggs

Ferrero is extending the playability of its surprise toys through the Applaydu app.

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Bleublancrouge changes up its creative leadership

ECD Sebastien Rivest is now leading the department in Montreal, and has hired Brigitte Ledermann as his new CD.

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Hershey is making sure it’s impossible to miss its Kisses in store

The CPG’s big displays aim to capture attention during an increased-frequency holiday shopping period.

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Lactalis is making drinkable yogurt appeal to parents

According to the CGP, Iogo Nano’s practical size and sugar content is resonating with its target during back to school.

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Trends to Watch: Urban concepts, brand pairings and freelance collectives

Three trends that are heating up in the retail, brand and agency worlds.

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Smucker ‘sticking to its guns’ on marketing spend

The company says it can increase its investment when it needs to, but its current approach is working for now.

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Paradigm adds Trent Burton to growing creative team

The former McCann West CD is the first of several hires planned for the team as the agency builds out its expertise.