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Top 50 World Trends in June
Top 50 World Trends in June
From Eco-Friendly Airplane Meal Trays to Modern Art Walking Trails
As the vaccinations begin to roll out throughout most of the world at a consistent pace, the June 2021 world trends cater to the slow shift of what will be the new normal. Many companies are... MORE
Psychedelic DMT Retreats
Psychedelic DMT Retreats
Psychedelics Company Silo Wellness To Open 5-MeO-DMT Retreats in Jamaica
Silo Wellness adds 5-MeO-DMT to its portfolio of psilocybin and ketamine-assisted retreats, harnessing the compound’s ability to rewire neural pathways for therapeutic integration in 2 new... MORE
Top 35 World Trends in November
Top 35 World Trends in November
From Under-Rock Hotel Promos to Virtual Expedition Film Festivals
The November 2020 world trends are full of innovative ways that consumers can experience global ideas while catering to the restrictions of the global pandemic. One of these is the ‘Under a... MORE
Top 30 World Trends in October
Top 30 World Trends in October
From Galactic Hotel Room Stays to WFH Luggage Collections
The October 2020 world trends continue to help consumers and brands navigate through the new normal without compromising worldly experiences. Some examples offer unique ways to approach travel or to... MORE
Long Glass-Bottomed Bridges
Long Glass-Bottomed Bridges
Architects from Zhejiang University Built This Bridge in China
The longest glass-bottomed bridge has been announced by the Guinness World Records and it is this structure in the Huangchuan Three Gorges Scenic Area of southern China. The structure was envisioned... MORE
Remote Worker Visas
Remote Worker Visas
Portugal is Allowing Remote Visitors to Stay with the Temporary Resident Visa
Europe has begun opening its doors to the digital nomad — a remote worker, typically from a Western country, who’s employment was temporarily shifted to at-home due to the pandemic — and... MORE
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Free Megatrend Webinar
Armida Ascano Unpacks Macro Shifts in Today's World on May 5th
Join Trend Hunter’s Chief Insights Officer, Armida Ascano, for a free Megatrend webinar on May 5th at 1 p.m. ET. We’re all experiencing unprecedented change in our personal and... MORE
Work Culture Webinar
Work Culture Webinar
Jaime Neely Helps Us Adapt to the New Normal of Work
On April 21st, join Trend Hunter’s Chief Culture Officer Jaime Neely for a free work culture webinar. In this session, titled Navigating the New Normal of Work, Jaime will share tips and tools... MORE
Fiber Beverage
Brands ensure a high fiber content in unlikely beverages
Trend - Brands in the beverage industry are prioritizing the inclusion of natural fiber into beverages that are typically considered unhealthy. Everything from sodas to canned lattes are now touting their fiber content.
Workshop Question - How could your brand balance function and indulgence for its customers?
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Adaptive Innovation Webinar
Adaptive Innovation Webinar
Master the Science of Innovation With Jeremy Gutsche on June 30th
On June 30th, 2020 at 1 p.m. ET, Trend Hunter’s CEO Jeremy Gutsche will be hosting a free Adaptive Innovation webinar. It’s tempting to think of innovation as the result of random... MORE
Culture of Innovation Webinar
Culture of Innovation Webinar
Jeremy Gutsche Helps Businesses Chaos-Proof Their Culture On June 2
In our current period of chaos and uncertainty, adaptability and innovation are more important than ever. As seemingly every industry is impacted by the pandemic, businesses have had to completely... MORE
Space Studying Expeditions
Space Studying Expeditions
NASA Has Begun Its First-Ever Expedition to Measure X-Ray Polarization
‘NASA,’ in collaboration with ‘SpaceX’ and the ‘Italian Space Agency,’ has begun a two-year-long expedition to measure the X-ray polarization of different... MORE
Branded Single-Use Plastic Bans
Branded Single-Use Plastic Bans
7-eleven Will Phase Out All Single-Use Plastic Packaging in Taiwan
7-Eleven in Taiwan has taken steps in the right direction and vowed to implement a single-use plastic ban by 2050. 7-Eleven prides itself on being an outstanding, forward-thinking retailer. This... MORE
Plastic Produce Packaging Bans
Plastic Produce Packaging Bans
France Has Announced a Plastic Packaging Ban for Fresh Items
It’s commonplace to visits a grocery store or market and find fruits and vegetables wrapped in plastic, but a new plastic packaging ban is being implemented in France to help combat against... MORE
Global Peruvian Artifacts Tours
Global Peruvian Artifacts Tours
Tickets for the Machu Picchu Artifact Exhibit Are Now Available
The Machu Picchu and the Golden Empires of Peru exhibition are taking flight for the first time for its global tour. Eager fans can now secure their tickets for the South Florida show this Fall at... MORE
AI-Powered Neutral News Apps
AI-Powered Neutral News Apps
The 'Purified News' App Scans Reports to Deliver Insightful Articles
The ‘Purified News’ app is a new app for those who want to avoid articles and content that could be skewed or that isn’t based on the facts. The app works by utilizing a patented... MORE
AI-Powered News Platforms
AI-Powered News Platforms
'OneSub' Analyzes Breaking Stories for Personalized Feeds
The ‘OneSub’ platform is a news solution for users in search of an optimized way of accessing content that is right in line with what they are interested in most. The platform makes use... MORE
Top 40 World Trends in February
Top 40 World Trends in February
From Virtual Foodie Theme Parks to Chess-Themed Hotel Rooms
The February 2021 world trends continue to adapt to the new normal, offering new products and services that can be enjoyed safely. With travel still prohibited in many areas across the globe,... MORE
play_circle_filled Independent News Campaigns
Independent News Campaigns
German Broadcaster Deutsche Welle Launches a Free Speech Campaign
Germany’s international broadcaster Deutsche Welle has launched it’s Free Speech campaign with a new short film that highlights what keeps autocrats up at night: a free and independent press.... MORE
play_circle_filled One-Year Residency Certificates
One-Year Residency Certificates
Bermuda Opens its Doors for Travellers Working-From-Home
The Bermuda government recently launched a One-Year Residential Certificate for individuals looking to work or study remotely on the island. Visitors must be at least 18 years old, have health... MORE
Minimalist Anti-Bias News Apps
Minimalist Anti-Bias News Apps
The 'Brief' News App Focuses on the Facts to Curb Content Overload
Many consumers spend hours each day consuming media from a variety of sources which has led some to experience content overload, so the ‘Brief’ news app is positioned as a solution for... MORE
Top 30 World Trends in June
Top 30 World Trends in June
From Safe Travel Kits to Separating Airplane Seats
The June 2020 world trends explore a new way of living and adapting to the new normal to live through the threat of COVID-19 and what is to follow after. Many brands are catering to an altered way... MORE
Top 40 World Trends in April
Top 40 World Trends in April
From Economy Class Sleeping Pods to Neutral Tonal Camping Gear
The April 2020 world trends highlight many different global concepts that elevate experiences including travel, regional, bizzare ideas, and much more. One of the notable trends this month is by Air... MORE
AI-Based Disease Surveillance
AI-Based Disease Surveillance
Bluedot Uses Proprietary Algorithms to Spot Disease Outbreaks
Bluedot, a Toronto-based health startup uses AI to track diseases around the world. They combine public health and medical expertise with advanced data analytics to analyze, surveil, and... MORE
Self-Isolation Rum Kits
Self-Isolation Rum Kits
The Duppy Share's Home Rum Helps to Support the Hospitality Industry
Government orders have caused the closures of cafes, bars and restaurants during the current pandemic and businesses are quickly creating ways for consumers to show their continued support and keep... MORE