The Millennials’ rallying cry should be: They just don’t get me.
According to a new research study, “What Happens When Millennials Get the Wallet,” conducted by WWD in partnership with Berglass + Associates, retailers may not fully understand the needs of Millennials (14- to 33-year-olds) who number 80 million and whose annual spending power in the U.S. is $200 billion. This demographic is expected to out-spend Baby Boomers by 2017, and by 2030 will be larger in volume than all other generations combined.
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"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)