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A new Morgan Stanley study finds that Amazon is "rapidly gaining consumer traction in apparel," especially to the detriment of department stores and specialty retailers.
10/17/2017by Andria Cheng
Every day, eMarketer adds new data to the companies it tracks in its retailer and restaurant companies database. Today's updates include Ethan Allen, Tuesday Morning, Lumber Liquidators and Havertys.
10/17/2017by Nicholas Pitsis
A new Accenture survey indicates declining consumer enthusiasm for Black Friday crowds and doorbuster deals. More shoppers are assuming they can get good deals all year round.
10/17/2017by Andria Cheng
An analysis of back-to-school ecommerce sales signaled diverging growth trends for mobile and desktop shopping, with mobile logging significant gains in orders and values, while desktop sales were close to flat.
10/17/2017by eMarketer Editors
Every day, eMarketer adds new data to the companies it tracks in its retailer and restaurant companies database. Today's updates include Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Select Comfort, Sally Beauty, and Publix Super Markets.
10/16/2017by Nicholas Pitsis
A new study from Criteo finds that US smartphone owners have something of a love-hate relationship with retail stores. About three-quarters say they like to shop in physical stores, but nearly as many would just as soon do all their shopping online.
10/16/2017by Patricia Orsini
Teen shoppers rank YouTube and Instagram as their top social sources of inspiration for holiday shopping, a new survey found. Older shoppers tended to look to Facebook.
10/13/2017by eMarketer Editors
In an interview with eMarketer, two Dunkin' Brands executives describe the shifting requirements for loyalty programs, with an emphasis on overall customer experience.
10/13/2017by Tricia Carr
About one-third of US adults use a mobile phone to look for nearby deals while shopping, and millennials—particularly female millennials—are considerably more likely to do so.
10/13/2017by eMarketer Editors
US Halloween retail spending will hit a record $9.1 billion this year, an 8.3% increase over last year’s previous record and a continued reversal of the flat to down trend seen from 2012 through 2015.
10/12/2017by Patricia Orsini