October 24, 2010

Cautious optimism may best describe 2010 holiday sales projections, because even as sales inch toward...

October 21, 2010

In this lackluster economy, retailers are fortunate that such vendors as consumer products giant Procter...

October 18, 2010

Consumers are a little less concerned about the economy and will be spending a little...

October 14, 2010

Barclays Capital forecast 2010 comparable retail sales to be up 1.5%, excluding Walmart, versus an...

October 6, 2010

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

October 3, 2010

Shoppers are trimming their holiday-related purchases this season, according to new research by SymphonyIRI....

September 27, 2010

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

September 21, 2010

Target announced that it has revamped a number of stores in its hometown. The company...

September 20, 2010

Aisle7 on Tuesday announced the availability of the Aisle7 Mobile suite, a collection of customizable...

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

Hispanic shoppers exhibit a greater shift in shopping behaviors by season in comparison with general...

September 12, 2010

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

August 26, 2010

Shoppers are cutting back on the number of stores they are visiting, concentrating visits on...

August 22, 2010

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

August 22, 2010

SKU rationalization is a hot topic in consumables. With space at a premium, and pressure...

August 18, 2010

Many consumers this year got a head start on their back-to-school shopping because of money-saving...

August 16, 2010

For most food, drug and mass merchandise retailers, back-to-school season means doing brisk business in...

August 12, 2010

In the ever-evolving world of food retailing, two developments stood out last week....

August 4, 2010

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

July 21, 2010

To kick off its annual retail pharmacy trade show, Cardinal Health launched Order Express, a...

June 22, 2010

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

June 14, 2010

Consumers likely will take their business elsewhere if they notice a reduced product selection at...

June 1, 2010

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