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 […]
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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.
The Biloxi, Mississippi Wholesale Gift Show will be held January 27-29, 2018 at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Coliseum and Convention Center.
Each year, there is one must-have toy of the holiday season. Ebates takes a look back on the most popular toys from the past three decades, including the unforgettable Tickle Me Elmo, Furbies, Cabbage Patch, and more including their predictions for this year’s hottest toy. The Most Popular Toys Through the Decades Created By: Ebates
Did you know one in three gifts are returned? As retailers are counting their successes this holiday season, savvy stores are also planning for the logistical nightmare that lays ahead. Post-holiday returns are not a new phenomenon, but it is increasingly problematic. By the time the holidays are over, around $80 billion worth of merchandise […]
On Tuesday, the National Retail Federation released their survey results from Thanksgiving Weekend. Instead of analyzing individual results of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday, the NRF survey took a holistic approach that better reflects the mindsets of modern shoppers. Mark Mathews, VP of research development and industry analysis for NRF says consumers […]
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.
The holidays are fast approaching: few times are more important for store owners and managers.