The National Retail Federation's annual convention last month was its biggest ever, a company representative said in an email to the press.
While more Americans plan to watch this year's Super Bowl than last year's, fewer plan to purchase new electronics. And more than a quarter are there for the commercials than the game itself.
Carefully Mining Customer Data is Key to Marketing Success By Mike Antoniak "Most retailers are busy putting out fires all day," says Allan Katz, The Loyalty Coach retail marketing consultant . "They have to spend their time working in their business, rather than on their business." That's true, now more than ever as we move into the brisk holiday selling season. At this time of year, responsibilities of owning and managing a store can get overwhelming. But, this is also your best opportunity to candidly assess the success of your marketing efforts. What promotions and advertising generate the most traffic? Why are