2013 Spending Expectations Decrease

According to the National Retail Federation, 2013 spending expectations are decreased for this year’s back-to-school selling period. How are shoppers approaching their back-to-school purchases?

  • 49% will be shopping for sales more often this year
  • 37% will do more comparative shopping online (up from 32% last year)
  • 34% will do more comparative shopping with ad circulars and newspapers
  • 24% will be making do with last year’s school items

Read more about what’s expected to sell and what’s not Back to School: It’s the most wonderful time for parents… but how about retailers?

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