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Why Apparel Sales Had a Blowout Holiday Season

Jan 09, 2019

A favorite choice of gift-givers this holiday season? New clothes. The apparel category had its biggest year-over-year performance since 2010.

Most Retailers Delivered Gifts on Time This Holiday Season

Jan 08, 2019

With more logistic facilities opening up throughout the US—and retailers doing a better job of communicating with customers about delivery options—most deliveries managed to meet holiday deadlines and satisfy consumer expectations.

Holiday Shopping 2018 Roundup

Dec 21, 2018

For the first time, holiday retail sales will cross the $1 trillion mark. Up 5.8% from the year prior, the 2018 season will benefit from near record-high consumer confidence, strong ecommerce sales and over 30 shopping days between Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Retailers Brace for Returns This Holiday Season

Dec 12, 2018

According to data from liquidation platform B-Stock Solutions, roughly $90 billion to $95 billion in holiday gifts will be returned this year.