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IN THE NEWS: Richmond Times-Dispatch

“It’s another critical year, but I am not sure it’s a defining year,” said Frank Badillo of MacroSavvy, a market research and consulting company… “There’s still a lot of shakeout going on there, and we are increasingly seeing, for example, Sears,…


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IN THE NEWS: Philadelphia Inquirer

Frank Badillo, research director at MacroSavvy.com, which tracks socio- and macro-economic trends, said that since 2013, spending on food services has shown three straight years of growth exceeding 5 percent, benefiting Nutrisystem. This is an excerpt from The Philadelphia Inquirer. The…


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IN THE NEWS: Philadelphia Inquirer

“For several years now, CVS has been a leader in moving toward being a provider of health and wellness solutions — and moving beyond being just another drug store retailer,” said Frank Badillo, director of research at Macrosavvy.com, which tracks economic…


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IN THE NEWS: Associated Press

Frank Badillo, director of research at MacroSavvy, believes the effect will be wider: “The economic effects tend to reinforce the widening income equality and redistribution that favor ‘haves’ over ‘have nots’, professional class over the working class and urban over rural,”…


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IN THE NEWS: Women’s Wear Daily

“There are heightened expectations that things like tax reform and other initiatives are going to get done and have a positive impact on household incomes, jobs and so forth,” said economist Frank Badillo, director of research at MacroSavvy™. “If those expectations…


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MacroSavvy Resource Network™ Adds Members

Three new subject matter experts are joining the MacroSavvy Resource Network™, which expands the network’s range of capabilities across the spectrum of food, drug/HBA, clothing, and homegoods categories and channels. The new members are: Cathy Dybdahl. An expert in moderating focus…


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In the News: Forbes

Said Anne Howe, principal at Anne Howe Associates and member of the MacroSavvy Resource Network™: “With Uber’s dark culture cloud looming, Kroger might want to look for a supplier that can white-label delivery services under the Kroger brand umbrella. Vetting and…