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WWLP Springfield
Are you ready to replace your moisturizer with a pill?the face have grown from less than $1 million in 2013 to over $4 million in 201
Are you ready to replace your moisturizer with a pill?
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 hours ago
the face have grown from less than $1 million in 2013 to over $4 million in 2015, according to market research firm the NPD Group. But unlike the instant glam provided by a swipe of blush or lipstick, pills and other so-called “nutraceuticals”... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Wine in a can? Seattle company thinks outside the wine boxof 2015 “because it’s convenient, portable and cost-effective,” said Darren Sei
Wine in a can? Seattle company thinks outside the wine box
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 hours ago
of 2015 “because it’s convenient, portable and cost-effective,” said Darren Seifer, food and beverage analyst with The NPD Group. “You can take canned wines where you may not be able to take bottled wine, like to the beach and other outdoor... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Growing arts and crafts market isn't just for kidsand art supplies grew about 7 percent in 2015 and now make up a $1.14 billion m
Growing arts and crafts market isn't just for kids
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
and art supplies grew about 7 percent in 2015 and now make up a $1.14 billion market, according to market research firm The NPD Group, which attributed the growth to art and craft paper, paint and painting supplies. "The DIY (do it yourself)... Read more
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ITBusiness.ca
HP unveils new high-end Chromebook 13, undercuts Pixelhuge malware risk or the maintenance of locally-installed software have flocked
HP unveils new high-end Chromebook 13, undercuts Pixel
ITBusiness.ca / Posted 15 hours ago
huge malware risk or the maintenance of locally-installed software have flocked to the cloud-only model. According to the NPD Group, Chromebook sales through U.S. B2B channels increased 43 per cent year over year in the first half of 2015. In the... Read more
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The Columbian
Are you ready to replace your moisturizer with a pill?have more than tripled from less than $1 million in 2013 to over $4 million in
Are you ready to replace your moisturizer with a pill?
The Columbian / Posted 16 hours ago
have more than tripled from less than $1 million in 2013 to over $4 million in 2015, according to market research firm the NPD Group. But unlike the instant glam provided by a swipe of blush or lipstick, pills and other so-called “nutraceuticals”... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Are you ready to replace your moisturizer with a pill?the face have grown from less than $1 million in 2013 to over $4 million in 201
Are you ready to replace your moisturizer with a pill?
Naples Daily News / Posted 16 hours ago
the face have grown from less than $1 million in 2013 to over $4 million in 2015, according to market research firm the NPD Group. But unlike the instant glam provided by a swipe of blush or lipstick, pills and other so-called "nutraceuticals"... Read more
6 related stories
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Lowell Sun
Are you ready to replace your moisturizer with a pill?the face have grown from less than $1 million in 2013 to over $4 million in 201
Are you ready to replace your moisturizer with a pill?
Lowell Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
the face have grown from less than $1 million in 2013 to over $4 million in 2015, according to market research firm the NPD Group. But unlike the instant glam provided by a swipe of blush or lipstick, pills and other so-called "nutraceuticals"... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Are you ready to replace your moisturizer with a pill?have more than tripled from less than $1 million in 2013 to over $4 million in
Are you ready to replace your moisturizer with a pill?
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 17 hours ago
have more than tripled from less than $1 million in 2013 to over $4 million in 2015, according to market research firm the NPD Group. But unlike the instant glam provided by a swipe of blush or lipstick, pills and other so-called "nutraceuticals"... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Are you ready to replace your moisturizer with a pill?fix and immediate results and these things don't happen immediately," said Kare
Are you ready to replace your moisturizer with a pill?
Connecticut Post / Posted 18 hours ago
fix and immediate results and these things don't happen immediately," said Karen Grant, a beauty industry analyst with NPD Group. Janelle Manzi, a 27-year-old dancer with the New York City Ballet, started experimenting with ingestibles about... Read more
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Daily Herald
Are you ready to replace your moisturizer with a pill?have more than tripled from less than $1 million in 2013 to over $4 million in
Are you ready to replace your moisturizer with a pill?
Daily Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
have more than tripled from less than $1 million in 2013 to over $4 million in 2015, according to market research firm the NPD Group. But unlike the instant glam provided by a swipe of blush or lipstick, pills and other so-called "nutraceuticals"... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
When Sports Authority closes, these retailers win5 is likely to pass given that its outlets are far smaller, said Matt Powell, a
When Sports Authority closes, these retailers win
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 20 hours ago
5 is likely to pass given that its outlets are far smaller, said Matt Powell, an industry analyst at market research firm NPD Group. But a good number of the Sports Authority stores are likely to close, given that more shopping is being done... Read more
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Fortune
Kellogg's Raisin Bran is going granolaBran is still a top performer in the category, but it does make sense to expand
Kellogg's Raisin Bran is going granola
Fortune / Posted 21 hours ago
Bran is still a top performer in the category, but it does make sense to expand into the granola space. Research firm The NPD Group says there’s been a steady increase in consumption for granola bars, a sibling category to what Kellogg is... Read more
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Philly.com
Itty bitty kitchens - and millennial ways - demand tiny appliancesunder-35 group was the only demographic that bought more small appliances than
Itty bitty kitchens - and millennial ways - demand tiny appliances
Philly.com / Posted 21 hours ago
under-35 group was the only demographic that bought more small appliances than they did the year before, according to the NPD Group, a market research firm. Last year, sales of small appliances rose 18 percent in or the same group. High on the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Toy industry buoyed by action films, innovative offeringstook the company private in 2005. U.S. toy sales rose 6.7 percent last year, a
Toy industry buoyed by action films, innovative offerings
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
took the company private in 2005. U.S. toy sales rose 6.7 percent last year, according to figures from the search firm The NPD Group. Toy "R'' Us had its best holiday season in more than five years, with global comparable store sales up 2 percent,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
More men add bold, colorful accessories to wardrobesstodgy business setting. Overall sales for men's accessories grew 9 percent to
More men add bold, colorful accessories to wardrobes
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
stodgy business setting. Overall sales for men's accessories grew 9 percent to $13.6 billion in 2014, according to The NPD Group, a global information company. "Today, more men are looking to stand out in a crowd, and accessories are a way to... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
New McDonald's concept gets test in Jersey City: Smaller, faster and standing room onlyand have ramped up their combo meal offerings over the past year, according to
New McDonald's concept gets test in Jersey City: Smaller, faster and standing room only
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
and have ramped up their combo meal offerings over the past year, according to a report Wednesday from research firm The NPD Group. “It’s very competitive,” said The NPD Group restaurant industry analyst Bonnie Riggs, adding that other food... Read more
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Denver Post
Smashburger hires former Panera, Corner Bakery executive as CEOgrowing restaurant is not surprising in this industry, said Warren Solochek, pr
Smashburger hires former Panera, Corner Bakery executive as CEO
Denver Post / Posted 2 days ago
growing restaurant is not surprising in this industry, said Warren Solochek, president of the food service business at The NPD Group, a market research firm. "It's one of those jobs where there's a lot of pressure to grow, and you're in an... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
New McDonald's concept: Smaller, faster and standing room onlyand have ramped up their combo meal offerings over the past year, according to
New McDonald's concept: Smaller, faster and standing room only
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
and have ramped up their combo meal offerings over the past year, according to a report Wednesday from research firm The NPD Group. “It’s very competitive,” said The NPD Group restaurant industry analyst Bonnie Riggs, adding that other food... Read more
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Business Wire
Arby’s Industry-Exceeding Sales Performance Continues with Strong U.S. System Same-Store Sales Growth in Q1 2016business. 1Source: Internal ARG data; Includes estimates for unreported franch
Arby’s Industry-Exceeding Sales Performance Continues with Strong U.S. System Same-Store Sales Growth in Q1 2016
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
business. 1Source: Internal ARG data; Includes estimates for unreported franchisees at time of release. 2Source: The NPD Group/SalesTrack® Weekly reports same store sales collected weekly from 45 of the larger Quick Service Restaurant chains... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
He's not Michael Jordan, but Stephen Curry is Under Armour endorsement goldU.S. basketball shoe market. "There will never be another Michael Jordan," sai
He's not Michael Jordan, but Stephen Curry is Under Armour endorsement gold
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. basketball shoe market. "There will never be another Michael Jordan," said Matt Powell, sports industry analyst The NPD Group in New York. "When MJ came up, it was a special time. The NBA was in ascension after years of fan disinterest. ESPN... Read more
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PhysOrg
Microsoft axes production of Xbox 360 consolesusing about 57 million Xbox 360s, compared with about 65 million for the PS3, a
Microsoft axes production of Xbox 360 consoles
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
using about 57 million Xbox 360s, compared with about 65 million for the PS3, according to a report from Barclays, citing NPD Group data and company reports. Microsoft will continue to sell its existing hardware inventory, as well as games for... Read more
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Times News
Added convenience usually means added sugarof their overall business. Today, almost half of what Kellogg sells is snacks.
Added convenience usually means added sugar
Times News / Posted 4 days ago
of their overall business. Today, almost half of what Kellogg sells is snacks. So much for cereal. Additionally, the NPD Group, a research organization that tracks more than $1 trillion of consumer spending in America each year, has... Read more
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AdWeek
U.S. Women's Soccer Stars Are Finally Set to Score Olympic-Size Endorsementscould be in their future as a result. "Their endorsement value is white hot,"
U.S. Women's Soccer Stars Are Finally Set to Score Olympic-Size Endorsements
AdWeek / Posted 5 days ago
could be in their future as a result. "Their endorsement value is white hot," said Matt Powell, sports industry analyst at NPD Group. "Plus, the pay disparity is shocking, and in some ways, that may win them more fans." In March, players from the... Read more
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Philly.com
Plus Size Minus Futilityclothes has almost doubled to 34 percent, from 19 percent in 2012, according to
Plus Size Minus Futility
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
clothes has almost doubled to 34 percent, from 19 percent in 2012, according to a 2015 Women's Special Sizes Study by the NPD Group Inc., a global research firm, which was released last month. "Junior sales are down due to increased competition... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Beyonce introducing activewear brand Ivy Parkbillion activewear apparel market in the U.S. in 2015, up 16 percent over 2014
Beyonce introducing activewear brand Ivy Park
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
billion activewear apparel market in the U.S. in 2015, up 16 percent over 2014 sales, according to market research firm The NPD Group. That's driven partly by a shift toward class-based exercise, said Matt Powell, a sports industry analyst at The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Men's underwear sales up as more guys drop clothes for sexy selfiesare YOU? Take the test that reveals... Share this article According to number
Men's underwear sales up as more guys drop clothes for sexy selfies
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
are YOU? Take the test that reveals... Share this article According to numbers from the market research company NPD Group, men's underpants sales were up 2 percent in the 12 months ending in February 2016, the Post reported. The NPD... Read more
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New York Post
Guys sending pics of their junk arouse underwear saleselastic would have to wear out before men would buy new underwear,” said Marsha
Guys sending pics of their junk arouse underwear sales
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
elastic would have to wear out before men would buy new underwear,” said Marshal Cohen, chief industry analyst at NPD Group. “Men’s underwear purchases were driven by replenishment.” But that’s changing along with who’s buying the briefs.... Read more
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NBC News
Craft Hard Cider Bars Serve Up Drink to a Growing Number of Fanscider brands so I think there will be some opportunity for growth there," said
Craft Hard Cider Bars Serve Up Drink to a Growing Number of Fans
NBC News / Posted 7 days ago
cider brands so I think there will be some opportunity for growth there," said Beth Bloom, food and drink analyst at the NPD Group, a market research firm. "I would say some of these newer brands coming to market are chipping away at the share of... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
The fall of vegan queen Karyn Calabreseand books are buzzwords such as “local,” “farm fresh” and “sustainable.” Bonni
The fall of vegan queen Karyn Calabrese
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 8 days ago
and books are buzzwords such as “local,” “farm fresh” and “sustainable.” Bonnie Riggs, a restaurant industry analyst at NPD Group, a market research company based in Port Washington, N.Y., says restaurant industry traffic is growing at a snail's... Read more
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The Columbian
Microsoft axes production of Xbox 360 consolesusing about 57 million Xbox 360s, compared with about 65 million for the PS3, a
Microsoft axes production of Xbox 360 consoles
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
using about 57 million Xbox 360s, compared with about 65 million for the PS3, according to a report from Barclays, citing NPD Group data and company reports. Microsoft will continue to sell its existing hardware inventory, as well as games for... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Microsoft axes production of Xbox 360 consolesusing about 57 million Xbox 360s, compared with about 65 million for the PS3, a
Microsoft axes production of Xbox 360 consoles
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 days ago
using about 57 million Xbox 360s, compared with about 65 million for the PS3, according to a report from Barclays, citing NPD Group data and company reports. Microsoft will continue to sell its existing hardware inventory, as well as games for... Read more
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Investopedia
Under Armour Stock: What to Expect from Earnings (UA)The partnership with Curry has helped the company break into a domestic athleti
Under Armour Stock: What to Expect from Earnings (UA)
Investopedia / Posted 9 days ago
The partnership with Curry has helped the company break into a domestic athletic footwear market that, according to NPD Group, is 90% controlled by Nike Inc. (NKE). Whether Under Armour can repeat its double-digit post-earnings pop is... Read more
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BizReport
eSports: Not just about guysplaying, what they're playing and why they're playing. It can be viewed online,
eSports: Not just about guys
BizReport / Posted 10 days ago
playing, what they're playing and why they're playing. It can be viewed online, free of charge. Recent research from The NPD Group contains some good news for games marketers. Their survey of 1,722 people in February of this year found that more... Read more
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CNBC
McDonald's is bringing back this menu itemdoesn't necessarily signal the start of the hot dog wars, according to Bonnie R
McDonald's is bringing back this menu item
CNBC / Posted 10 days ago
doesn't necessarily signal the start of the hot dog wars, according to Bonnie Riggs, a restaurant industry analyst with NPD Group. "They are two different consumers," she said, explaining that McDonald's limited time bratwurst offering in... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Why sporting goods retailers are fumblingof things they need to do to drive the business forward," said Matt Powell, an
Why sporting goods retailers are fumbling
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
of things they need to do to drive the business forward," said Matt Powell, an industry analyst at market research firm NPD Group. Although Sport Chalet once marketed itself as being staffed by "the experts," that customer help for specific... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Sports Chalet failed to carve a nicheof things they need to do to drive the business forward," said Matt Powell, an
Sports Chalet failed to carve a niche
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
of things they need to do to drive the business forward," said Matt Powell, an industry analyst at market research firm NPD Group. Although Sport Chalet once marketed itself as being staffed by "the experts," that customer help for specific... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
More celebrities are jumping on the fitness fashion bandwagontwice the rate of growth on the men’s side in the same time period. And it’s n
More celebrities are jumping on the fitness fashion bandwagon
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
twice the rate of growth on the men’s side in the same time period. And it’s not just Nike. According to research from the NPD group, from June 2014 to June 2015, women’s fitness apparel outpaced the overall fitness apparel business. Growing nine... Read more
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Market Watch
Frozen and Disney Princess dolls drive Hasbro beatto children tapping away at smartphones and tablets. Toy sales rose 6.7% in the
Frozen and Disney Princess dolls drive Hasbro beat
Market Watch / Posted 11 days ago
to children tapping away at smartphones and tablets. Toy sales rose 6.7% in the U.S. last year, according to research firm NPD Group Inc., the fastest rate in more than a decade. Mattel reports its results on Wednesday. While it has struggled... Read more
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NBC News
Marimekko for Target is Almost Here! Will it Be a Mini Black Friday?won't sell out. "On the downside for Target, there is no downside," said Marsh
Marimekko for Target is Almost Here! Will it Be a Mini Black Friday?
NBC News / Posted 13 days ago
won't sell out. "On the downside for Target, there is no downside," said Marshal Cohen, chief industry analyst of The NPD Group. "They'd have to have a product nightmare for things to go wrong. A black shirt would have to turn green. It can't... Read more
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IGN
PS4 Was the Best-Selling Console for MarchAccording to figures released by the NPD Group today, the PlayStation 4 was onc
PS4 Was the Best-Selling Console for March
IGN / Posted 15 days ago
According to figures released by the NPD Group today, the PlayStation 4 was once again the best selling console in the United States for the month of March. In a statement, Sony thanked its fans and partners for continuing the console's sales... Read more
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Gamasutra
Kobe Bryant’s Legacy Lives On in NBA® 2K17 Legend EditionInc. (NASDAQ: TTWO). For more information, please visit www.2k.com . *Accordin
Kobe Bryant’s Legacy Lives On in NBA® 2K17 Legend Edition
Gamasutra / Posted 16 days ago
Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO). For more information, please visit www.2k.com . *According to 2008 - 2016Metacritic.comand The NPD Group estimates of U.S. retail video game sales through February 2016. All trademarks and copyrights contained herein... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
College entrepreneurs grow Chesapeake-themed line of preppy apparelonline sales "cannot yet deliver the level of impulse purchasing that in-store
College entrepreneurs grow Chesapeake-themed line of preppy apparel
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 days ago
online sales "cannot yet deliver the level of impulse purchasing that in-store shopping can," according to a report by NPD Group Inc., a marketing data and advisory firm, and Chesapeake Collection needs bricks-and-mortar and sidewalks. The... Read more
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Market Watch
Play this game and win a job!into a growing trend. People played them on average more than two hours a day i
Play this game and win a job!
Market Watch / Posted 17 days ago
into a growing trend. People played them on average more than two hours a day in 2014, up 57% from 2012, says research firm NPD Group. Videogames in general are fairly common in workplace break rooms today, and gamelike mechanics are baked into many... Read more
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AdWeek
How 5 Sneaker Brands Are Convincing Millennials to Lace Up"exactly the right tone" for millennials, who don't appreciate preachy ads, sai
How 5 Sneaker Brands Are Convincing Millennials to Lace Up
AdWeek / Posted 18 days ago
"exactly the right tone" for millennials, who don't appreciate preachy ads, said Matt Powell, a sports industry analyst at NPD Group. Adweek responsive video player used on /video. Walton Isaacson's first work for Spalding, "True Believers," is... Read more
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Fortune
Don't blame Jordan Spieth for Under Armour's stock dropfor UA. I do not expect a material impact to UA business from one event,” said
Don't blame Jordan Spieth for Under Armour's stock drop
Fortune / Posted 18 days ago
for UA. I do not expect a material impact to UA business from one event,” said Matt Powell, sports industry analyst at The NPD Group in an e-mail to Fortune. Spieth can find some comfort he is receiving from not his fans, but also his sponsor,... Read more
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National Post
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial Postof their respective owners. Connect with us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial Post
National Post / Posted 18 days ago
of their respective owners. Connect with us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram and share your Fitbit experience. 1 The NPD Group, Retail Tracking Service, Jan–Dec 2015, Digital Fitness Devices, Smart Watches, Wearable Device Type Watches, GPS... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
New app lets moviegoers skip the line for popcornto be at a competitive disadvantage,” said Robert Carter, executive director of
New app lets moviegoers skip the line for popcorn
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 days ago
to be at a competitive disadvantage,” said Robert Carter, executive director of the food service business at analysis firm NPD Group Canada. “It has to be part of [Cineplex’s] strategic plan. I would be shocked if it’s not.” Atom’s app also... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Vision, innovation, and a lot of Ottertudein 2012 — the smartphone market began to go flat. So, too, have sales of mobile
Vision, innovation, and a lot of Ottertude
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 19 days ago
in 2012 — the smartphone market began to go flat. So, too, have sales of mobile cases, according to market researcher The NPD Group. U.S. sales of smartphone cases? A mere 1.5 percent growth to $2.6 billion between Feb. 2015 to last month, said... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Brands chasing younger plus-size shoppers, but in-store options still sparse$20.4 billion in the year ending in February 2016, up 3 percent from the year b
Brands chasing younger plus-size shoppers, but in-store options still sparse
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
$20.4 billion in the year ending in February 2016, up 3 percent from the year before, according to market research firm The NPD Group. Interest in the category is growing particularly quickly among teens and younger women, said Marshal Cohen, The... Read more
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Denver Post
Vision, innovation, and a lot of Ottertudein 2012 — the smartphone market began to go flat. So, too, have sales of mobile
Vision, innovation, and a lot of Ottertude
Denver Post / Posted 20 days ago
in 2012 — the smartphone market began to go flat. So, too, have sales of mobile cases, according to market researcher The NPD Group. U.S. sales of smartphone cases? A mere 1.5 percent growth to $2.6 billion between Feb. 2015 to last month, said... Read more
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