But - it’s here! And with it, comes a series of fun facts and retail forecasts worth sharing.
Fun Facts via National Retail Federation
Retail % Increase in Spend Forecasts (Nov-Dec ’12)
“You have to be confident to spend, but because you’re confident doesn’t necessarily mean you’ll spend.” Dennis Jacobe, Chief Economist at Gallup Poll
- 4.1% increase (NRF)
- 3.3% increase (ShopperTrak)
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