According to a recently done research consumers focused on their needs rather than their wants. It is also found out that they pay more attention to on sale items rather than full priced products.
One third of the respondents are confident about the strong economy. Almost half of the respondents said they would like to be practical in their purchasing options. One quarter of the responders said they only purchase clothing when there is a sale and the rest also said they usually buy on sale.
In the report it is also found out that home décor, and bath textiles market, and is up, but home improvement and garden is down when compared to last year.