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Forecasts and Analysis

Millennials Still Enjoy Black Friday Deals, Survey Shows

Millennials still believe in Black Friday, and feel it’s the best sale day of the season.

Black Friday Gains Online Steam as Mobile Use Rises

After crunching data from 200 retailers and over 60 million Web transactions during last year’s holiday shopping season, Criteo discovered that Black Friday has emerged as a key online event.

Fair Fashion Center Launches E-commerce, Database Sustainability Programs

After launching earlier this year, the Fair Fashion Research Center at Glasgow Caledonian University New York is rolling out two programs in line with its goal of proving the case for sustainable business practices in the industry.

RetailNext: Sales, Traffic Decline in October

RetailNext said in its monthly report that average transaction values showed the biggest gain in 15 months.

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Global Millionaires Swell 146% Since 2000

While the number of millionaires worldwide has soared since 2000, most households have $10,000 or less in total net worth.

Shoppers Will Begin Holiday Shopping Before Thanksgiving, NPD Survey Finds

More consumers intend to start their holiday shopping before Thanksgiving, a higher percentage of shopping will take place online, and more growth will be seen among the top categories, such as clothing, footwear and accessories, compared to last year, according to a new survey by the NPD Group. Half of all holiday shoppers plan to […]


Is the IPO Out of Fashion?

The splashy public stock offering isn’t the brass ring it was just a few years ago.

Outlet Centers Hungry for More Locations

Outlet malls hungry for more locations are moving closer to full price shopping centers and even other outlets.


Investors Eye Apparel, but Will the Market Bite Back?

Believe it or not, it’s actually a good time to invest in retail and apparel stocks. At least certain ones — and for now.