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COVID-19 Consumer Research Wave III

Wave III of the MindReader COVID-19 Consumer Research study breaks out findings in four sections: Consumer Concern & Confidence, Economic Outlook & Spending, Media & Other Activities, and Advertising & Messaging.

Now Is The Time To Grow Your DTC Business

Businesses of every size are feeling disruption due to the coronavirus pandemic. Just because physical retail sales have come to a halt, that doesn’t mean the same for direct-to-consumer (DTC) sales. Rain CEO + Co-Founder Michelle Cardinal explains why now is the time to grow a DTC business, and she gives four tips to help do that.

Research on the phases of COVID-19: The 4 F’s

The phases generally follow those of coping, including shock, anger, resistance and acceptance, according to an ongoing study being conducted by Rain's Brand Strategy & Research team.

COVID-19 Consumer Research Wave II

Wave II of the MindReader COVID-19 Consumer Research study breaks out findings in four sections: Consumer Concern & Confidence, Economic Outlook & Spending, Media & Other Activities, and Advertising & Messaging.