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Christina Cheddar Berk is editor of CNBC.com's Consumer Nation and chief trend spotter.
Courtney is a retail reporter for CNBC.
Tom is a Senior Editor and Assignment Desk Manager for CNBC TV. He also writes about the business of beer for CNBC.com.
Stephanie Landsman is one of the producers of "Fast Money."
Coordinating Producer, Squawk on the Street & Squawk Alley
The consumer purchase landscape will change over the next 25 years. Here are the items likely to be most affected.
It's logical for retailers to extend their search outside the industry, so long as their business is "wired to consumers."
Chrysler said its U.S. July auto sales rose 20 percent, and that it expects the industry to show an 8 percent increase for the month.