Gen Z and LGBTQ+: a new era for sexuality and gender?

It’s LGBTQ+ History Month in the UK, and by looking at the past, we can see how patterns for the future are emerging. Here, we discuss how Gen Zs are challenging the legacy of Section 28. The younger members of...

Gen Z and International Women’s Day – a deep dive

International Women’s Day is happening next month. This year, meet a demographic that’s right at the heart of breaking down gender binaries and stereotypes – Gen Z.   Marked annually on 8 March, International...

Is chivalry dead? Get to grips with Gen Z dating trends

Since it’s Valentine’s Day this weekend, now feels like the perfect time to shed some light on Gen Z’s dating habits and how this young demographic is defining the world of love and relationships. It’s been a difficult...

Inside students’ festive wishlists for 2020

It’s been a strange old year for the student population – and if their festive wishlists are anything to go by, they’re embracing the festive season as the perfect time to treat themselves. But what exactly are Gen Z students...

Black Friday marketing strategy: Dos and don’ts for 2020

So, you’ve taken our Cyber Week quiz to find out what you know about the world’s biggest shopping event. You’ve familiarized yourself with how students browse deals. But just how ready are you to smash Black Friday sales in 2020? Follow...

Pop quiz: do you know the key Cyber Week trends for 2020?

Cyber Week 2020 is just days away – but here at Student Beans, we’ve been getting ready to go for months. Make sure you’re ahead of the game, too – see how in-tune you are with the key forecasts for Gen Z spending this Cyber...

How today’s college students shop online

Here at Student Beans, we make it a priority to keep up-to-date with the latest student consumer trends, including how students like to shop and what brands can do to maximise their student sales. It’s likely you’ve found...