KHD Buzz – After Thanksgiving Sales Soar, Package Theft Increases, the ‘Baby’ That’s Stealing Christmas and More
NRF: 190 Million People Shopped On Thanksgiving Weekend
According to a report from the National Retail Federation 190 million people shopped over the 2019 Thanksgiving weekend, up 14% on last year. Read More
‘Baby Yoda’ Toys are Coming – Just in Time to Become the Hottest Toy Of the Year?
Baby Yoda, more properly known as ‘The Child’ is the breakout star of Disney + Star Wars series ‘The Mandalorian’. And many viewers have been desperate for the usual accompanying merchandise.
Although they are late in coming, as the company wanted to keep his character under wraps until the show aired, official toys are on the way. But not until after Christmas. However, a lot of clones already exist, meaning that anything ‘Baby Yoda’ will be hot this holiday shopping season. Read More
Package Theft Soars as the Holidays Approach
A New York Times investigation has found that despite lots of great effort package theft is on the rise again this year, with up to 15% of packages due to be delivered in urban areas not making it to their destination on time. And in the suburbs things may be even worse. Read More
Delivery Firms Can’t Hire Enough Holiday Staff
According to several large staffing firms most delivery companies – including big players like UPS and USPS are finding it hard to hire the staff they need to meet holiday shopping demands. Read More