February 4, 2011

According to a PriceGrabber survey on consumer purchasing decisions for Valentine's Day, 52% of Valentine’s Day shoppers indicated that the economy will not have any effect on their purchasing decisions for Valentine’s Day 2011.

January 25, 2011

The Conference Board said Tuesday that its Consumer Confidence Index reached its highest level in eight months as Americans grew more optimistic about the job market.

January 20, 2011

A new quarterly index developed by eBillme found that 19% of shoppers will spend more on Valentine's Day this year.

December 20, 2010

The healthcare-reform bill promised to dramatically expand coverage for Americans, but healthcare consumer confidence hasn’t necessarily kept up, according to data released Monday by Thomson Reuters.

November 21, 2010

Mobile shoppers will account for nearly one-third of the money spent this holiday season by...

November 18, 2010

A new analysis indicated that retailers should expect a modest increase in sales despite wavering...

October 6, 2010

Consumers will approach this holiday shopping season with care, according to the NPD Group....

September 27, 2010

Consumers will seek value this holiday season and will continue to watch their dollars as...

September 23, 2010

In the never-ending battle for customer loyalty, independents rule and service is still king....

September 19, 2010

Even in a challenging and rapidly changing marketplace, lower-income shoppers will generate $115 billion in...

September 13, 2010

Most consumers stick to their lists when buying groceries, according to new research by the...

September 12, 2010

Parents may spend a bit more freely for back-to-school this year, but value still is...

August 22, 2010

More consumers are turning to low-cost retailers, discounts and store brands during the back-to-school shopping...

August 4, 2010

The NPD Group found that 38% of consumers polled in its back-to-school spending intentions survey...

June 22, 2010

Consumers may be tightening their wallets this year, but saving on back-to-school purchases is not...

June 1, 2010

Consumers are more cautious with their spending this summer season compared with years past, according...

May 31, 2010

A report released Tuesday by PriceGrabber.com and its parent company Experian found that online gift...

May 10, 2010

Shoppers with an appetite for deals on food purchases are turning to online tools for...

May 24, 2009

Are you, as vendors, creating the future with your top customers? The rules of engagement...