Monday, December 2, 2019

Best Buy, Old Navy, Dick's Sporting Goods see foot traffic gains in 2019

Retail Dive
According to foot traffic analytics platform Placer.ai, Dick's Sporting Goods experienced a 4.5% bump in traffic during the first 10 months of 2019 compared to the same timeframe in 2018, and an 11.1% increase from 2017.

Best Buy saw a 7.7% increase in visitors in August 2019 above the baseline for the period (July 2017 to October 2019), a 4.3% bump in August 2017 and a 0.3% decrease in 2018, per Placer.ai's report. 

Old Navy had a slight uptick in foot traffic, of 1.5%, compared to its third-quarter in 2018, the report found. However, that increase was contrasted by steep visit declines in September and October.. . . more