NRF Foundation Board Names Bloomingdale’s Chairman and CEO Tony Spring New Chair, Adds Directors

WASHINGTON, January 15, 2022 – The NRF Foundation Board of Directors named a new chair and added…

Retail Import Growth Levels Out But Volume Remains High

WASHINGTON, January 7, 2022 – After a year of unprecedented increases, imports at the nation’s major…

NRF Chief Economist Says Omicron Could Contribute to Uncertainty and Inflation But is Unlikely to Bring Shutdowns

WASHINGTON, January 5, 2022 – The COVID-19 omicron variant will bring uncertainty to the economy in…

148 Million Americans Plan to Shop Super Saturday

WASHINGTON, December 14, 2021 – More than 148 million consumers plan to shop in-store and online…

November Retail Sales Put Holiday Season on Track to Set New Records

WASHINGTON, December 15, 2021 – Retail sales continued to grow in November, putting the 2021 holiday…

Research Shows The 20th of December Is Considered Christmas Shopping Panic Day For Brits

The 20th of December is considered panic day for those last-minute panic shoppers, where Google searches for “last minute”…

WhatsApp customer engagement tool WATI.io raises $10 Mn as it grows revenues 5x in just 6 months

London, UK – 8 December, 2021: WATI.io (WhatsApp Team Inbox), a comprehensive WhatsApp customer engagement tool…

Review, Recharge, and Repeat: 3 Ways to Alleviate Stress as a Small Business Owner

Owning a small business during the pandemic has been a challenge for many. As the nation…

REVEALED: The number of E-commerce Businesses have QUADRUPLED in the last 18 months

Industry Changes  The number of e-commerce businesses has grown by 312%, followed by Freight Transport businesses increasing by 101%.  Industry  Businesses from November…

The Top 6 Autumn/Winter 2021/2022 Trends Inspired by Fashion Weeks

Dig out your grandparents’ old photos because this autumn and winter, we’re seeing a fashion comeback…