Tag: consumer trends


Do Retailers Need to Increase Foot Traffic?

Do Retailers Need to Increase Foot Traffic?

By any measure, empirical and anecdotal, the number of people visiting retail stores is down. There are plenty of theories about why: it’s the mass movement of shoppers to online; it’s changing consumer trends; it’s the weather; it’s those pesky, hard-to-figure-out millennials who would rather hunt for the nearest craft   Read More


The State of E-commerce in Canada

The State of E-commerce in Canada

Compared to the United States and some other countries around the world, Canadian shoppers have been slower to adopt online shopping. As of 2013 (the most recent year of verified statistics), only 13 percent of Canadian businesses were selling online. But other statistics show that Canadians are more than willing   Read More