Canadian Fashion Industry Struggles as Consumer Priorities Shift, reports NPD
Canada’s Fashion Industry has struggled as a result of the COVID 19 pandemic, with sales of apparel down -13% or -$3.6B to $23.3B in the 12 months ending September 2020, according to The NPD Group....
2020 Videogame Spending Reaches Highest Level in 10 Years
Overall spending on total physical hardware, software and accessories, and digital console and PC content increased 25% over the same period in 2019, according to The NPD Group. In the most curren....
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.