As athleticwear and beauty continue to be strong trends among Gen-Z consumers, Piper Jaffray has released its semi-annual “Taking Stock With Teens” report, revealing strong progress for Vans, Lululemon and Ulta Beauty.
With the retail industry in its annual lull between seasons and plans for a tariff increase on hold, imports at major retail ports are expected to drop to their lowest level in almost a year in the current month.
With the Super Bowl just around the corner, the US retail giant has announced a long-term partnership with the licensed sportswear e-tailer and launched a specialty store dedicated to fan gear on the Walmart website.
Major consumer companies including Unilever and Procter & Gamble are chasing consumers who want goods delivered automatically, pitching new online subscription services, even though these have not always worked.
Almost three quarters of consumers are intending to shop either online or in stores over the upcoming holiday weekend, according to a Deloitte study, with Cyber Monday expected to attract the biggest spend.
Having upped its 2018 outlook for US retail from “stable” to “positive”, Moody’s has done the same for the country’s apparel and footwear industry, citing higher-than-expected earnings growth in the sector.