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Two weeks before Labor Day is a great time for NRF and Shop.org’s annual back-to-school update. Prosper Insights & Analytics surveyed families in early August to find out how far along they were in preparing their children for the school year ahead. In this edition we’ve compiled the results of online shoppers with school-aged and [...]

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It may only be the middle of July, but back-to-school shopping is on retailers’ minds. Parents with children in grades K-12 are expected to spend $26.7 billion this year, but that’s down from 2012 as consumers say that economic pressures continue to be important factors in purchasing decisions. In NRF’s initial survey about back to [...]

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We’re already a quarter of the way through the year, which means Father’s Day, Back to School and Back to College shopping seasons are upon us. And on that note, we’re excited to release the new “2013 Shop.org Planning Guide: Spring/Summer” for Shop.org members. Taking a cue from our annual in-depth Shop.org Holiday Strategy and [...]

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Children across the country are already back in school, and according to an NRF survey conducted by BIGinsight in early August, back-to-school shopping is still in full swing. An average of 40 percent of Americans said they still had shopping left to do, meaning thousands are still on the hunt for the best deals across all channels. [...]

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Remember that summertime TV commercial with the exuberant dad pushing a shopping cart around an office supply store, while his kids moped along behind him – all to the tune of “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year”? Some things don’t change, and no kid wants summer to end. Frankly, neither does this particular [...]

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