Ten Trends That Will Shape the Way We Shop, Eat, and Live This Year

From a Wall Street Journal story by Ann-Marie Alcántara headlined “Ten Trends That Will Shape the Way We Shop, Eat, and Live This Year”:

Consumers will evolve past being frugal this year by becoming more aware of their spending behaviors and looking for alternatives to buy goods in less traditional ways, said market research firm Euromonitor International in its annual prediction report.

The company’s annual trend report forecasts what consumers will value in the coming year and how companies should adapt to those behaviors. This year, consumers will change their spending in subtle ways. They will also even experiment with the metaverse, the research firm said.