Summer is coming to an end, which means students are heading back to school. Retailers are counting on back-to-school sales to boost their numbers for the year. See how the season is shaping up for retailers so far.
Back-to-school sales are only second to the holidays. Total spend is expected to reach $75.8 billion. See why retailers are counting on this season’s sales more than ever.
Increase in Sales
For retailers looking to make big sales, this might be a good year for it to happen. Sales are expected to increase. See why the National Retail Federation sees 2016 as a “stock up” cycle rather than a “make do” cycle.
Internet of Things
There’s a lot of talk about the Internet of Things. It even affects back-to-school shopping. See how the IoT is making shopping easier this year.