December 16, 2013

More Americans now say they are loosening the purse strings in advance of the holiday season, and fewer say they are tightening their belts, according to a recent survey.

October 16, 2013

According to IRI's Q3 2013 MarketPulse survey results released Tuesday, 85% of American consumers were aware of the looming debt ceiling crisis and of the government shutdown, which is clearly impacting their views of their personal finances, including their approach to grocery shopping.

October 8, 2013

Consumers paid more for prescriptions as the country's economy recovered from the recession, according to a new study.

November 28, 2011

The recession grinch may have to pack it up this holiday season, as initial spending indicated that this year's holidays are on track toward some pretty significant growth as compared with last year.

March 1, 2011

After years of declines, U.S. prestige beauty experienced a boost in 2010, with skin care proving yet again to be the strongest performer, according to beauty market research conducted by the NPD Group.

November 18, 2010

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

June 23, 2010

Consumers are not confident the economy will turn around any time soon and will continue...

March 9, 2010

Shoppers are expected to be more deliberate and purposeful in their spending going forward, as...