January 24, 2022 by MMR
general merchandise, NPD Group, U.S. consumer spending
Leading Headlines, Retail News, Topics
PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y. – U.S. consumer spending on general merchandise ended the year up 15% compared to 2020, with a 6% increase in unit sales. While the holiday shopping brought positive retail results, the early part of the year delivered more significant year-over-year gains. The fourth quarter of 2021 contributed 9% revenue growth and 1%
February 17, 2016 by MMR
director of center store, general merchandise, Global Market Development Center, GMDC, health/beauty care and grocery nonfoods, Patrick Spear, Steve Davis, Weis Markets Inc.
Leading Headlines, People, Retail News
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Steve Davis, director of center store, general merchandise, health/beauty care and grocery nonfoods at Weis Markets Inc., has been appointed chairman of the Global Market Development Center (GMDC). GMDC noted that Davis’ experience includes a broad food retailing background, covering both the GM and health/beauty/wellness categories. He also serves as the