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  • November 30, 2012
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The Power of the PANK – Revealed

The Power of the PANK – Revealed

Joint Study Finds PANKs® – “Professional Aunts No Kids” –

Spend $9 Billion on Toys and Gifts for Children Annually

23 million untapped “Savvy Aunties” are primed to be engaged by brands

at the holiday gift-giving season and all year-round

– Savvy Auntie® and Weber Shandwick Research ‘The Power of the PANK’ –

NEW YORK, December 3, 2012 A new joint national study released today by Savvy Auntie and Weber Shandwick with KRC Research reveals that PANKs – or Professional Aunts No Kids – are a sizeable segment of younger women with disposable income, dynamic influence, and a digitally-connected lifestyle, primed and ready to be engaged by brands. Yet, this powerful market remains virtually untapped…

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I’m thinking about different Auntie-Types. From Aunties by Relation (ABR) to Aunties by Choice (ABC) to Mommy Aunties (aunts who are also moms) to Aunties-In-Law (AILs are married to the child’s uncle), Gay Aunties (lesbian aunties and gay uncles), and so on. It begs the question: WHAT TYPE OF AUNTIE ARE YOU?

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