Marshal Cohen


NPD: Online Back-to-School Spending Expected to Rise

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Port Washington, NY–Back-to-school shoppers may delay their purchases this year but they plan to spend more money than they did … [Read more...]

NPD: Online Sales of Athletic Footwear Post Double-Digit Growth

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Port Washington, NY–While there’s no doubt that online sales have garnered share away from in-store sales in a myriad of … [Read more...]

Fashion Footwear Sales: Los Angeles vs. New York

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Port Washington, NY--There's always been a fashion rivalry between New York City and Los Angeles, but just how much do the two … [Read more...]

Accessories Magazine/The NPD Group, Inc. Releases 2012 Census Report

2013 Projected Market Share by Classification

In a more competitive retail reality that faces the accessories industry, the latest industry statistics give insight and provide … [Read more...]

Women’s Footwear High Stepped Back in 2012

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Port Washington, NY–Women stepped up their footwear sales in 2012, helping total U.S. footwear sales to rise 3% to $54 billion, … [Read more...]

Report: For Women’s Fashion, 2013 Will Be a Very Good Year

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Port Washington, NY—The fact that apparel and accessories sales were responsible for some of the biggest gains at retail in … [Read more...]

Holiday Retail Busiest Days Ahead?

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New York—Although some retail analysts have lowered their expectations for sales this season, indications are that the next couple … [Read more...]

Jumping onto Holiday Bestseller Lists: Athletic Footwear

Holiday offerings from New Balance: Limited Edition Rainbow Collection

Port Washington, NY–This time of year, you’d think it would be snow boots on everyone’s holiday wish list. Instead, more consumers … [Read more...]

Holiday Shoppers: Half Still Have to Begin Their Shopping!

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Port Washington, NY–With just 10 days until Christmas, only 15% of American consumers say they have completed their holiday … [Read more...]

Cyber Monday: Another Record Breaker…More to Come?

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Reston, VA and Port Washington, NY—Cyber Monday, Nov. 26, didn’t feel the pinch from a stronger Black Friday weekend, thank you … [Read more...]

Cyber Monday Evolving into Cyber Week?

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Washington–Despite record levels of online spending over the Black Friday weekend, savvy shoppers still have plenty of appetite … [Read more...]

The Word on Grey Thursday? Consumers Responded Big Time

Shoppers line up outside a Target waiting for doorbuster deals when the store opened at 9 p.m. Thanksgiving.

Washington—Many major retailers upped the ante this Thanksgiving weekend by offering online specials earlier and expanding Black … [Read more...]