The 2009 Recession: Consumer Trends Review

According to the latest consumer trend study published by, the 2009 recession was a blend of fact and hype. And despite the fact that many economists seem to believe it’s coming to a close, that may not be the case, according to real analytics of spending in such sectors as food and beverage, travel, […]

How Women Will Shop & Spend This Holiday Season

Mad 4 Marketing has always emphasized the importance of marketing to women, who are often put in charge of budgeting and spending in a family scenario. In fact, more than 80% of all consumer purchases are made by women. This holiday season, we’re keeping an eye on the shopping trends of female shoppers, to see […]