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The prevalence of “Do It Yourself” health care

The prevalence of “Do It Yourself” health care

At the same time mindsets have shifted toward taking care of one’s personal health and wellness, the natural space has expanded and a variety of purported “better for you” and “free from” products have emerged in food, health, beauty, wellness and other lifestyle categories. As this trend toward self-care becomes a focus of more consumers,

Retailers to ramp up mobile

Retailers to ramp up mobile

Technology headlined a lot of the news coming out of this year’s National Retail Federation Big Show Expo in New York City, and perhaps none more so than mobile and wireless technology and its implications for retailers. A survey by payment technology provider Verifone provided some brow-raising insights about consumers and mobile technology at retail. Of more