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Say what now? Speaking young adults' language when it comes to health

Young adults talk about food as good and bad, but health professionals should move away from the focus on shame, guilt and fear around food and nutrition.

Lens

Loyalty rewarded: Australian shoppers vote with their feet

Is Australia in the grips of a retail apocalypse? Monash University experts say shoppers now have the power and the retail sector needs to change.

Business

Impressions of a shopaholic: Maximising shopper experience this Christmas

Overcrowding at shopping centres and in retail stores can lead to frustrated customers and less spending, according to Monash University research.

Business

Summer and the Festive Season: Monash University experts available

Monash University has a number of experts available for comment on a range of topics relating to Christmas and the summer season.

Research
Monash University news

Star Spangled Brander: Domestic buys provide conservatives with wall of security

Republican voters are strongly attached to home-grown brands because they feel uncertain about the world in which they live and see foreign competition as a sign of division and unrest, Monash research shows.

Business

One-night brand: Sexy snaps lead to clean buys

Highly sexualised imagery in advertising causes some consumers to feel ‘physically dirty’ and motivates them to buy products such as toothpaste, soap and face wash, new research shows.

Business

Espresso yourself: Coffee thoughts leave a latte on the mind

Monash University research has found that regular coffee drinkers could get the same arousal effects from their morning brew without consuming the beverage.

Business

Experts available over the Festive season

Monash University has several experts available for comment on a range of topics relating to the festive season, politics and security; bushfires road safety, gambling and more.

University news

Peer reviews get five-star rating: research

Research by Monash Business School shows consumers are more favourably swayed by peer reviews on social media sites when purchasing movie tickets or a hotel stay.

Business