Marshal Cohen


NPD on Holiday: Consumers to Spend More But Seek Out Better Deals

Holiday Shopping

Port Washington, NY–While consumers say they plan to spend more this holiday compared to last year, their comparison shopping and … [Read more...]

Multiple Uses Drive Sales Surge in Athletic Apparel, Footwear

adidas by Stella McCartney Spring/Summer '14 Presentation during London Fashion Week

Port Washington, NY–Whether it’s on a board or on a court, or in the classroom or office, sports-oriented apparel and footwear is … [Read more...]

NPD: Tailored Is Back and Driving Growth in Apparel Sales

Merino sweater jacket from J. Crew

Port Washington, NY—Although economists have been warnings that recovery-weary consumers are holding back on non-essential, … [Read more...]

NPD: Most Millennials Spend in Brick-and-Mortar Retailers

Millennials

Port Washington, NY–Although they have grown up with the Internet as a crucial part of their entire lives, the Millennial … [Read more...]

NPD: Footwear Shoppers’ Priorities Change for 2013

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Port Washington, NY–Not only having is having the latest styles that women and their friends like to shop for still paramount in … [Read more...]

NPD: Hispanic Women Now Account for Nearly 20% of Footwear Sales

Musician Carlos Santana has built a brand in footwear and accessories by catering to the Hispanic market

Port Washington, NY–There’s a major consumer segment that are representing an increasingly important segment of consuming buying … [Read more...]

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

athletic shoes

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

Love My Shoes

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

Shoes 2012

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

Spring/Summer trend from Lucky Brand

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