Monday, May 7, 2018

We shopped at TJ Maxx and Ross to see which was a better discount store — and the winner was clear

Business Insider
According to a survey by management-consultancy firm Deloitte, the most successful areas of retail are currently at the two extremes of of the spectrum: high-end and price-conscious stores. Stores that are trying to follow a "jack-of-all-trades" model are missing out.

The survey of 2,000 people showed that only 20% of consumers were better off in 2017 than they were in 2007, and 80% have less money to spend on shopping than they did in the past. . . . more