Sales of prestige fragrances in THEU.S. — or those scents carried mainly in department stores — declined 11 percent in the first nine months of this year to slightly more than $1.38 billion, compared with the same period last year, according to The NPD Group Inc.
However, this holiday season, 19 percent of consumers say they plan to buy a fragrance as a gift, up from 17 percent in 2008, according to an annual survey of consumers’ holiday spending intentions by the firm.
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