10 Ways Gen Zers Are Changing From Millennials

A new Quant-Qual study by Santiago Solutions Group titled “Gen Z: Hispanics vs. White Non-Hispanics on Aspirations, Stress, Family and the Influence of Culture”, revealed many ways in which Gen Zers are heightening beliefs and developing distinct behaviors as opposed to Millennials when they were 13-20 years of age. Among developing traits, the study identified that Gen Z cherish more individual time, have replaced TV with Social Media as their trusted source of choice, are choosing healthier food options yet have higher interest in restaurants, and major shifts in what racial/ethnic segments are exerting more purchase influence on key consumer categories. … Read More


The New Era of Latino Wealth & Influence: Buying Styles, Mindsets & Key Spend Categories

Marketing Alert. With growing population, wealth, collectivism and connectivity it should not be surprising that Hispanic Upscale & Affluent homes are also exerting record influence in America’s new mainstream. SSG’s longitudinal statistical analyses of GfK MRI revealed that Latino Upscale-Affluents already have significantly higher incidence of influence which also happens to be rising in the following categories: Autos, Finances & Investments, Insurance, Household Furnishings, Interior Décor, Apparel, Shoes and anything Fashion & Beauty, Spirits, Movies, Entertainment, Travel, new Foods, Snacks, Grocery and Cleaning, new Technology, Electronics, Cell Phones, Media in general and Internet. … Read More


Managing Healthcare Apathy

Multicultural consumers’ apathy towards Health Care continues to challenge the ability to fully engage and tap these mch-slidersegments’ growth potential as seen by varying levels of ACA enrollment across states, providers and insurers. … Read More


New Study Release – Gen Z -Hispanics vs WNH

Many marketers have begun to concentrate efforts on Gen Z consumers, individuals born between 1996 and 2013 now between 3 and 20 year of age as they are the newest generation of young adult consumers. They are attending college, voting in elections, joining the workforce, making products choices in technology, restaurants, entertainment, personal care, auto, fashion, etc. They also have tremendous influence with their parents and the overall society. This Quant-Qual study begins to explore Gen Z’s perceptions, values and beliefs gaining insight on commonalities and differences. … Read More

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By leveraging Client-side and Consulting experience, we arm clients and agencies with intelligence, drivers to purchase, customer journeys and strategic pathways across marketing Ps aligned with the highest ROI options for Millennial, Multicultural, Hispanic and Total Market.

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AHAA Tackles Hispanic Measurement and Modeling Gaps to Improve ROI –

Oct 15, 2016. “Media consumption alternatives have exploded at the same time that the Hispanic segment has become the largest source of growth for brands in the U.S. For years, only best-in-class companies with advanced knowledge had the capabilities to adjust TV/digital ratings & sales data currencies. AHAA has sought to update and normalize the availability and use of precise data so all marketers can design as effective efforts as possible. We believe that by evolving data collection sampling and models we will have a huge impact for everyone racing to deliver effective growth.” ... Read More

The Promise And Reality Of ‘Total Market’ And How CMOs Need To Address It


Aug 23, 2016 by Pepper Miller.- Total Market strategy is defined by the Association of Hispanic Advertising Agencies as “a […]

Gen Z 1.0; Hispanic vs White NH [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Hispanic Culture remains strong among Hispanic Gen Z reflecting distinct dimensions of Values: hyper-aspirational drive, determination, community mindedness, and family […]

Hispanic Gen Zers’ Families: Where Stress Begins and Love Never Ends

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In our latest Gen Z qualitative exploration, we spoke with Hispanic and White Non-Hispanic Gen Zers to better understand differences […]

Culture Plays Major Role in Hispanic Gen Z’s Lives. Not So for White NH Gen Z

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A new Quant-Qual study by Santiago Solutions Group, titled “Gen Z: Hispanics vs. White Non-Hispanics on Aspirations, Stress, Family and […]