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America’s Inflation

Thanks to weakening currency due to surges in product demand, higher production costs, supply chain breakdowns, and changing house prices, we are currently experiencing an increase in the price of goods and services.  There are two theories around the situation: cost-push inflation (where higher costs raise prices) and demand-pull inflation (where demand outpaces available products).

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Pets in Cyberspace

The new buzzword in town: Metaverse. Also known as cyberspace, the Metaverse is a billion dollar grouping of technologies and human interactions that includes virtual reality, holograms, motion-tracking tools, avatars, and many other revolutionary types of software. The Metaverse market was worth $47.69 billion in 2020, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 43.3%.

Beverage Trends: The Shift to Healthy Drinking

Alcoholic beverages and sugary drinks are some of the most popular drinking options for Americans. However, the recent rapid growth and innovation of the beverage market has increased the popularity of the non-alcoholic beverage market.  Let’s learn about these beverage trends. One of the growing categories is functional waters, which includes healthy additives such as herbs,

Why It’s Hard to Lose Weight

The new year is upon us, and this typically comes with the time honored traditions of a new year’s resolution. Sure, it’s a new year, but is it finally time for a new you? If you are like most people, there was a significant albeit inadvertent weight gain for many during the height of the