Positive politician pics foreshadow favorable polls

Positive photos of politicians published in two major American newspapers foreshadow favorable polling results, four researchers from the University of California at Los Angeles have concluded. The two newspapers in question are the New York Times and the Washington Post. The researchers also found that international outlets Reuters and The Guardian tend to publish photos …


Chinese consumers quickly become ecommerce super shoppers

Chinese CPG shoppers are more willing than consumers in other markets to buy products online via smartphones and computers, a new report by Bain & Company and Kantar Worldpanel declares, making China the world’s top digital retail CPG market. This development can be attributed in large part to massive growth seen in just the last …