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back-to-school shopping

NPD: Tech products lead back-to-school sales

NPD: Tech products lead back-to-school sales

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.  – With many students around the country going back to school remotely, the supply list is proving to be very different this back-to-school season. Sales of school supplies related categories within the office supplies industry, from pencils to spiral notebooks, are down as U.S. consumers delay these purchases. Instead they are investing

Meijer study looks at “new normals” in back-to-school shopping

Meijer study looks at “new normals” in back-to-school shopping

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A new survey from retail chain Meijer documents how the pandemic has changed the ways in which both parents and teachers prepare for fall as school districts reveal return-to-learn plans for in-person and virtual learning. Among the results, the study reveals that nine out 10 parents rate safety measures as a