Toronto, ON, July 21, 2020– The Canadian toy industry saw dollar sales increase by $39 million to $631 million in the first part of 2020 (January 2020 – May 2020), a 6.5% increase over the same ti....
The NPD Group: Off-Premise Dinning Modes Grow Despite 32% Traffic Decline in Canadian Foodservice Industry
Toronto, ON, May 15, 2020 – As the country continues to grapple with widespread closures and social isolation restrictions due to COVID-19, the Canadian Foodservice industry experienced a -32% decline....
Countertop Cooking is Heating Up!
With more time at home – and more meals to prepare – consumers in Canada are adding countertop cooking appliances to help with meal prep. Get a closer look at the countertop categories that gained the most traction in the first seven months of this unprecedented year.
Canada’s COVID-19 Impact as Recovery Progresses
Industries in Canada continue to face the impact of COVID-19. Our data shows retail sales growth was affected this summer by the move of Amazon Prime Day, which typically occurs in July, leading to lower growth rates for many industries. However, some industries still had a very strong July.