Pam Goodfellow


NRF: Back-to-School Sales Unlikely to Make the Grade Seen in 2012

Macy's Back-to-School promotions are already in full swing

Washington—Back-to-school sales benefitted last year from pent-up demand so much so that this year parents may not have to buy as … [Read more...]

NRF: Mother’s Day Spending to Rise 11% This Year

Mother’s-Day-2013

Washington–“A father may turn his back on his child, brothers and sisters may become inveterate enemies, husbands may desert their … [Read more...]

NRF: Shoppers’ Easter Spending to be Flat With Last Year?

Easter Basket

Washington—American shoppers looking to buy their Easter best this year may likely spend no more than they did last year. … [Read more...]

NRF: St. Patrick’s Day to Bring Green to Retailers This Year?

St. Patrick's Day

Washington–St. Patrick’s Day may not have the gift-giving attributes that Valentine’s Day and other holidays have, but the … [Read more...]

Cautious Consumers to Keep Cupid at Bay This Year?

Valentine's Day

Washington–Love may be in the air, but consumers are still hesitant to inhale deeply and open their wallets too much wider than … [Read more...]