Jackie Chiquoine

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About Jackie

Jackie Chiquoine is a writer and trend forecaster with a background in retail analysis and consumer insight. Special areas of focus include DTC, youth culture, fashion and beauty, health and wellness, the cannabis industry, and technology.

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Alcohol Platforms Help Small Merchants Uncork Digital Sales

As more booze sales move online, a new crop of platforms is designed to help mom-and-pop merchants compete in a digital landscape.

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Marketers From CVS to Startup Geenie Take on Mental Wellness

As the pandemic taxed consumers’ emotional health and compromised their self-image, retailers and brands are embracing more inclusive and authentic representations of beauty.

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Thinx CEO Discusses Expansion Into National Retailers

As it enters the plus-size market, the feminine hygiene disruptor, which projects $100 million in sales this year, is boosting its commitment to inclusive product design.

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Using TikTok to Drive Sales: Tips for Startups and Small Businesses

Small businesses are leveraging the video-sharing app to assert their authenticity, uniqueness and create new ‘brand communities.’

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How Startup Kevin's Natural Foods Is Tapping Into Consumers' Health Focus

How specialty home-ready meal brand Kevin’s Natural Foods went from bright idea to success story in little more than a year.

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Cubicall Brings COVID-19 Safety to Modular Office Solutions

Businesses like Cubicall are betting that flexible, pandemic-informed spaces will shape the office of the future.

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Alkaline Herb Shop's Founder on the Power of SMS Marketing

Alkaline Herb Shop founder on how SMS messaging outshined social media in driving customer loyalty and sales.

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How Cure Hydration Obtained Business Funding to Catalyze Its Growth

With a World Health Organization-approved formula and accessible wellness ethos, powdered electrolyte drink Cure Hydration is aiming to improve on plain old water.

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This Skin Care Startup Founded with $3,300 Now Heads to 505 Target Stores

How hard work, friendship and an eye towards affordability helped Three Ships capture market share in the rapidly growing natural beauty category.

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How Startup Hella Cocktail Landed Nationwide Distribution

Catering to new tastes and sober-curious millennials, Hella Cocktail is paving its own path to success.