New year, new trends and new holidays to prep for. Even though the end of the year madness may be over, retailers are still working hard to deal with holiday returns and plan ahead for upcoming events. Valentine’s Day products should start going up, as well as winter clearance plan-o-grams, St. Patrick’s Day displays… there’s […]
holiday & seasonal
With Memorial Day Weekend just behind us, the summer season is officially in full swing. The summer season is an exciting time for retailers and shoppers alike as temperatures rise, vacations are planned, and impulse buys soar as more people are spending time outdoors. Tap into this excitement with creative marketing campaigns and a refreshed […]
It may be only January, but retailers across the country already have Halloween on the brain. The biggest Halloween event in retail is happening January 25th – 27th in New Orleans. At this trade show by Clarion UX, retailers can find the biggest trends and best deals in costumes, merchandise, and spooky setups. Plus, retailers […]
There are a lot of considerations that go into crafting the perfect holiday spirit, and likewise, the perfect shopping experience. Shoppers engage with your brand through all of their senses, so it is important to utilize every opportunity to create a lasting impression.
Back to school shopping is the second biggest spending occasion, after the winter holidays. Each year, back to school and back to college shoppers spend roughly $80 billion.
We are finally entering the season of outside BBQ’s, beautiful walks on the beach, and lemonade and iced tea. It’s the perfect time for retailers to put on their best face and welcome customers walking around downtown and getting some fresh air. At this point, you have probably redecorated your store with some nice spring […]
Last month we wrote an article sharing ideas for Mother’s Day gifts and marketing, but we can’t forget about dad! Father’s Day is coming up on June 17, 2018 and it is a lucrative day for retailers. In 2017, the National Retail Foundation reported that Father’s Day spending reached a record high of $15.5 billion.
Mother’s Day is on Sunday, May 13th this year. In 2018, an estimated total of $21.4 billion will be spent on Mother’s Day in the United States.
Singles’ Day is a Chinese holiday celebrating, you guessed it, bachelor and bachelorette pride.
Although the treasures of a successful shopping trip lie within shopping bags and delivery boxes, what contains them makes them extra special.