A new holiday sales forecast projects a robust shopping season and Deloitte’s Rod Sides says that retailers who prioritize convenience will reap the biggest rewards.
With 99 days until Christmas, retailers are already feeling the rush of the holidays. Target and UPS have begun hiring for the holiday season; eBay and Etsy have just posted their first holiday ads. And retailers from Anthropologie to Hobby Lobby are already pitching Christmas displays and merchandise. You are no doubt also getting in the spirit, too – between plotting your seasonal sales strategies to amassing inventory for the main event. The excitement is warranted…[READ MORE]