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Retail Holiday & Seasonal Trends
Retail Holiday & Seasonal Trends
February 16, 2024 at 3:15 PM

It's never too early to consider your retail strategy for the next holiday! Holidays are a time to celebrate with loved ...

Looking Ahead to the Super Bowl
Looking Ahead to the Super Bowl
February 9, 2024 at 1:22 PM

What will people eat and drink during the game? Hershey (which is unveiling a Reese’s commercial during the Super Bowl) ...

Join Our Logo Cloud
Join Our Logo Cloud
February 2, 2024 at 2:25 PM

The Spectas Logo Cloud is more than just another visual trinket. Our website homepage features a logo cloud, showcasing ...

2024 Retail Predictions: 5 Trends to Watch
2024 Retail Predictions: 5 Trends to Watch
January 18, 2024 at 3:53 PM

As we move into a new retail year, new trends inform the shopping and merchandising outlook 1. The rise of the physical ...

Black Friday 2023 Data Shows Return to Stores
Black Friday 2023 Data Shows Return to Stores
December 20, 2023 at 9:11 AM

One of the year’s key shopping occasions has come and gone. And although recent economic sentiment surveys have been neg...

Our Detail Focus Prevails at Retail
Our Detail Focus Prevails at Retail
December 11, 2023 at 4:08 PM

At retail, Spectas’ grasp of all the little things makes a big difference Two displays, side by side. One is from Specta...

8 Reasons Why Retail is Critical to a Thriving U.S. Economy
8 Reasons Why Retail is Critical to a Thriving U.S. Economy
November 27, 2023 at 2:36 PM

How the nation's largest private-sector employer touches everyone, everywhere, every day. When the holiday season approa...

Holiday Spending Expected to Reach Record Levels Despite Slow Growth
Holiday Spending Expected to Reach Record Levels Despite Slow Growth
November 14, 2023 at 9:10 AM

Target is among the retailers expecting a lukewarm holiday season. The National Retail Federation (NRF) predicts that ho...

Cultivating Retail Awareness
Cultivating Retail Awareness
November 6, 2023 at 9:30 AM

What’s seen cannot be unseen. And it can be seen better. When you become an expert in a particular field, it’s natural t...

Candy Continues to Climb
Candy Continues to Climb
October 26, 2023 at 1:52 PM

The candy category continues to be a sweet bet for convenience retailers. Candy posted a 51.84% gross margin last year, ...