Daily Archives: June 10, 2015

DODD’$ DAY

HAPPY DADNELION DAY?   There are many ways to describe a dad. We are thoroughly taken with the idea of a “common wild weed” that has “ragged edges”. In his exquisite book, Consumer Rites, Leigh E Schmidt(1995) noted that the … Continue reading

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M-DAY VS F-DAY 2015, OUCH!

T-1: M-Day vs F-Day, 2015 (NRF Data) M-DAY F-DAY Δ CELEBRANTS SPENDING 84.20% 75.40% -8.8% SPENDING   üNet Avg Spend Per $172.63 $115.57 -33.1%   üTot Direct Spending (Econ Impact) $21.16 B $12.67 B -41.1% GIFTEES   üParent/Step-parent 62.5% 51.8% -10.7%   üSpouse 23.2% … Continue reading

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