Latest news on consumer trends
Back to school update
In mid-August, consumers had completed just over half of their back-to-school shopping.
July retail sales show strong gains but stock market and tariffs could lead to caution in consumer spending
Retail sales were up 0.9 percent in July from June and up 5.6 percent year-over-year.
What consumers really think about retail technology
Consumers’ expectations surrounding technology and what they hope to see in the future.
Record spending expected for school and college supplies
Record spending on school and college supplies expected this year
Technology is dramatically improving consumers’ shopping experience
New tech in retail is dramatically improving the consumer shopping experience