ShopperTrak


Week in Review: Holiday Season Must-Reads

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New York—It was a colorful week—what with all the extended Black Friday sales and a record setting day of online sales for Cyber … [Read more...]

“Black Weekend” Totals: Retail Sales Up, Store Shopper Traffic Down

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Chicago–It’s a weekend that retailers anticipate and dissect to figure out where trends may be taking their business. And Black … [Read more...]

Traffic, Sales Up on Thanksgiving Day, Black Friday

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Chicago—Black Friday Creep evidently worked. As most major retailers added early opening hours on Thanksgiving Day, the lure of … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Must-Reads

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New York—Still nursing that post-Halloween sugar buzz? Take a moment to read the week’s headlines to see what the accessories … [Read more...]

Get Ready: ShopperTrak Predicts 10 Busiest Days This Holiday

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Chicago—For all the early holiday shopping preparations, retailers can expect to see more shoppers making last minute purchases … [Read more...]

Report: Retail Store Traffic Decreases More Than 7% During Government Shutdown

The first U.S. government shutdown in 17 years lasted only 16 days but its impact continues, economists say.

Chicago—Think the 16-day U.S. government shutdown and battle over the debt ceiling stalemate is just some political ploy that has … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Key Trends of Note

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New York—Last week we were all about New York Fashion Week. This week is all about London Fashion Week and now Milan Fashion Week. … [Read more...]

ShopperTrak: Holiday Sales to Rise Less Than 2012

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Chicago—In one of the first sales forecasts for the 2013 holiday season, ShopperTrak today predicted that retail sales in November … [Read more...]

ShopperTrak: Late Season Shoppers Help Holiday ’12 Rally

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Chicago—Procrastinating shoppers—many of whom waited until the weekend before Christmas to finish their shopping—helped push total … [Read more...]

ShopperTrak: Last-Minute Shoppers a Gift to Retailers

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Chicago--While retailers experienced a healthy bump up in their sales ending Super Saturday, Dec. 22, total retail sales fell 2.5% … [Read more...]

Preliminary Reports: Holiday Sales Worst Since 2008?

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Purchase, NY--Retailers will be hoping that their post Christmas sales help boost what some retail analysts say has been a … [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...]