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Coresight Research

Store closings seen accelerating

NEW YORK — The retail sector will see the pace of store closures pick up this year, thanks to the lingering effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. That’s the prediction from the “2020 US Store Closures Outlook” report released earlier this month by Coresight ­Research. The report updates Coresight Research’s previous estimate to reflect the impact

Report: COVID-19 to boost store closures

Report: COVID-19 to boost store closures

NEW YORK — Expect the pace of store closures to pick up this year, thanks to the lingering effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. That’s the forecast from the 2020 US Store Closures Outlook report released on Tuesday by Coresight Research. The report updates Coresight Research’s previous estimate to reflect the impact of the coronavirus on

IRI, Coresight Research launch monthly retail trends report

IRI, Coresight Research launch monthly retail trends report

CHICAGO  —  IRI and Coresight Research have launched a joint, monthly retail trend report providing insights into the future of retail for retailers and suppliers. The monthly reports will leverage the organizations’ combined expertise and unparalleled data assets from across the retail landscape — including purchase data spanning brick-and-mortar and e-commerce retail channels for apparel, CPG

Forecast: Holiday sales to increase by 4%

Forecast: Holiday sales to increase by 4%

NEW YORK — Retailers can expect a 4% year-on-year sales bump in the holiday months of November and December, according to a forecast from Coresight Research Inc. “A steady economic backdrop frames this year’s holiday shopping season. Higher wage growth and lower gas prices point to the potential for higher sales,” the research firm says