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NPD Predicts Delayed Start to Holiday Shopping Season

NPD Group

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.-More consumers plan to wait until Thanksgiving weekend to start their holiday shopping, leading to a delayed start to the shopping season, according to a survey by The NPD Group. According to the 2014 Holiday Purchase Intentions Survey conducted in September, 16 percent of consumers had already started their holiday shopping, versus 15More »

Last updated: October 16, 2014

Discounters Top Holiday Shopping Channels in NPD Survey

NPD Group

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.-Fifty-two percent of consumers plan to shop for holiday merchandise at discounters this coming season, more than at any other channel, according to The NPD Group’s Annual Holiday Spending Survey. That ratio is up from 50 percent in last year’s survey. Finishing second on this list were online retailers at 43 percent, upMore »

Last updated: October 24, 2013