Tag Archives: Kantar Retail

What’s Ahead for Holiday Season 2016?

Holiday season 2015 did not reach the expectations of many retailers. Holiday season 2016 is expected to see even stronger growth for online retailing, but not a lot of growth for store-based retailing — especially apparel, home goods, and mass … Continue reading

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The Leading Global Retailers

We know that Wal-Mart is the leading global retailer, but which firms fill out the rest of the top 50? (Note: Wal-Mart’s sales are almost as high as the next five largest retailers put together.) According to Kantar Retail, as … Continue reading

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