The NPD Group

NPD: Kitchen Electrics Could Feel Pinch Of Tariffs

The impact of tariffs on consumer purchase decisions will vary from product to product based on whether shoppers view an item as a necessity or a luxury, according to the results of a recent study by The NPD Group.

NPD Sees Modest Housewares Growth In 2017

Despite a challenging retail environment that continues to see traditional brick-and-mortar retailers consolidate their store operations, The NPD Group is forecasting a modest sales increase for the housewares segment in 2017.

NPD: Consumer Holiday Spending To Grow 3%

The latest survey on consumer holiday spending intentions was again good news for retailers, as The NPD Group’s 2016 “Holiday Purchase Intentions Survey” found that shoppers would spend 3% more this year than 2015.