Oh thats right!  And you read it here first (or maybe second, since we came across the results of the Epsilon survey on Adweek’s site and thought we’d be nice and share)

Youth are connecting with ‘old school’ tech like email.  What’s next, the Atari makes a comeback?  Is it really a comeback if none of these kids have ever seen it before?  Or is it because email actually leaves a trail of who said what, unlike instant messages with self destruct times on them…

Yes, trusty email—so often overshadowed by social-media channels—appears to be making a comeback thanks to the Gen Y set. According to Epsilon, 43 percent of millennials, compared with 32 percent of other shoppers, said they have been checking out retailers’ emails more often in the past six months. But hey, some of the oldest millennials could be grandparents in the next 10 years, so their attention isn’t going to be solely on Snapchat, is it? 

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