Intro to Gen Z Paradoxes

Business Objectives


Investigating this power generation in cities with high Gen Z populations and fast-growing economies: Manchester, Mumbai, Lagos, Nigeria; Houston, and Shenzhen, we uncovered a paradox. Gen Z claim to seek out brands reflecting their own values, but there is a real disconnect between what they say and how they buy. Across three categories – food & drink, technology and fashion – our research confirms there’s a gap open for brands to jump into and grow.