Trends and Analysis
The shopping turnout for Thanksgiving, Black Friday and the following weekend will be close to or slightly below last year’s, according to a survey.
— Nov 15, 2013
A study found retailers need to cut prices early to draw holiday shoppers.
— Nov 12, 2013
The category might be subject to the occasional quarterly blip, but it’s here to stay.
— Nov 11, 2013
The Conference Board, in a survey conducted by Nielsen, said U.S. households plan to spend $498 on gifts this holiday season.
— Nov 8, 2013
Mainland consumer tastes and spending habits continue to become more sophisticated, according to a forecast released by Ruder Finn.
— Nov 7, 2013
Inclement weather in the month kept customers from shopping.
— Nov 5, 2013
As digital sales continue to grab an ever-larger part of the holiday retail pie, the onslaught of online shopping is starting earlier and earlier.
— Nov 4, 2013