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Holiday Shopping Season Promising for Retailers in Tune with Shopper Habits

Holiday shopping predictions are out and customer spending habits are looking up for retailers. This year, holiday sales are expected to see a 5.7% year-over-year increase to $885.70 billion — the largest jump since 2011’s 6.3% rise and just what the industry needs after first half challenges. Customers were more frugal during 2014’s holiday season, but this year, shoppers are expected to increase their spend thanks to increases in wages, decreased unemployment and a greater willingness to … Continue reading

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