Walmart, Kroger, CVS, Amazon, Target and more have held on to their top spots on the annual Top 100 U.S. Retailers list, released by the National Retail Federation’s Stores magazine and Kantar Retail.
Although Millennials shop more frequently at brick and mortar stores, the generation spends more money while shopping online, according to The NPD Group’s Checkout Tracking service.
NORTH AMERICA–Toy sales in the pet care category surpassed the $1 billion in the U.S. in 2016, up from $851 million in 2011, reflecting a growing consumer appetite for the category.
Consumers are set to spend more than ever on graduation gifts this year, according to the National Retail Federation.
NORTH AMERICA–The National Retail Federation has amended its retail sales forecast for 2017, reporting that sales are now projected to increase between 3.2 percent and 3.8 percent.