Walmart to focus on branded site as e-commerce growth slows

Walmart’s online sales growth slowed during the holiday season and the retailer will focus more on courting new customers for its main e-commerce site and less on marketing Jet.com. Despite the slower growth, the retailer also announced it will double the number of US stores offering online pickup this year.

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Pet Care

Thirty-five percent of pets are owned by Millennials, who have a projected income of $3.39 trillion this year. Three-fourths of Americans in their 30s own a dog and over half own a cat, compared to 50% of the overall population with dogs, and 35% with cats.

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Broth

No bones about it, broth is hot. Three years ago, the New York Times ran a story about bone broth that unleashed a continuing flood of articles and media reports testifying to the breakout status of the humble liquid.

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