Top 5 Sellers: Toys & Games

Kids have sent their wish lists off to the North Pole, and elves frazzled parents are scouring websites and stores to score this year’s hottest toys. Given the popularity of items like Fingerlings and Hatchimals, we were curious to see which toys were actually …

2017 Holiday Gifting Trends: An Early Read

We all have that Facebook friend who finished her holiday shopping in October, and shared Instagram stories of neatly wrapped gifts under a perfect tree (before we had even bought our Thanksgiving turkey). But how many people truly plan that far ahead? What …

Holiday Gift Shoppers Approach the Home Stretch

It seems like an eternity since holiday displays began to pop up in stores in September, and now we’re finally approaching the last shopping days of the holiday gift shopping season. But how much shopping do people have left? Who’s taking gift …

Why Did Some Shoppers Bail on Black Friday?

Recent data shows that Black Friday, as a one-day shopping event, is gradually losing impact. Early holiday gift shopping trends for 2016 indicate that more shoppers are taking advantage of Black Friday deals that start early in November and extend into December …