CEA Stats Shed Light on Q4, Black Friday, 2010
Sixty-seven percent of sales associates polled by the CEA offered that they thought people would not want to spend as much on CE this year as last, and 60 percent said less people were coming into stores. “Traffic has been a struggle, but close rates are up” among consumers who make it through the door, said DuBravac.
The pair highlighted several key tech trends they said would emerge strongly at the 2010 CES. These include:
• “Beyond HD” TV experiences, including interactive and 3D;