ShopperTrak: Retail Traffic Hit by Government Shutdown


The 16-day government shutdown took its toll on retail: according to ShopperTrak, retail foot-traffic dropped 7%.

ShopperTrak Predicts Increase in Holiday Sales


ShopperTrak says retail sales should rise 2.4 percent this November and December but warns that shoppers will visit fewer stores.

ShopperTrak: Holiday sales, traffic finish strong


ShopperTrak, which counts retail sales and foot traffic, reports sales for the week ending December 22 up nearly 40 percent over the previous week. Foot traffic was up 32 percent.

ShopperTrak predicts more holiday traffic, but lowers its sales forecast

Despite an increase in foot traffic and sales at U.S. retailers, ShopperTrak has lowered its holiday sales forecast for the season.

Shoppers out in record numbers for Black Friday weekend

NRF: A record 247 million shoppers visited stores and websites over Black Friday weekend, up from 226 million last year.

ShopperTrak: December retail sales may top last year


December retail figures in the US are set to top last year’s total thanks to a late surge in spending by consumers, according to research business ShopperTrak.

Shoppertrak: Holiday shoppers to spend more in fewer stores


Shoppers will spend more during the holiday period in the US this year, but will visit fewer stores to do so, according to predictions from Shoppertrak.