Consumer Spending during the European 2009 Christmas Season
In this edition of Euromonitor International’s Globalcast series, Research Analyst Daphne Kasriel explains the recession’s impact on consumer spending during the European 2009 Christmas season. This analysis takes a year-over-year comparison of the retail industry, discussing the performance of major categories and predicts which sectors may experience the highest gains in 2010.
- Consumer thrift skills and the long-term impact
- Which retail sector has mitigated the effects of the downturn
- Similarities and differences in consumer behavior from 2008
- Which retail segments can look forward to a better year from consumers