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Taking a look at shopping patterns, we see that consumers are either taking advantage of bargains to purchase items for themselves, or perhaps they are subconsciously buying items for others that they would like to receive themselves.
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#Advantage

Gasoline prices are still eating in the consumers' wallet, and fuel costs are now in the price of products that people buy, bringing about inflation worries. The consumer is going to be more budget conscious in the months ahead. They are going to shop around, or they are simply going to shop less.
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#Consumers

Restaurants and bars will benefit greatly from this group's increased spending power.
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#Power

This holiday is definitely a boost for retailers, thanks to the 25 - 34 year-old age group. Restaurants and bars will benefit greatly from this group's increased spending power.
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#Age And Aging

The popularity of gift cards is soaring among consumers of all ages.
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#Popularity

Retailers look forward to the Super Bowl every year, knowing that it means big business.
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#Business

Over the past few years we have seen the bulk of the Valentine's spending shift from young adults to middle-aged consumers.
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#Past

Though a large percentage of shopping has been completed, many sales have not been recorded due to heavy purchasing of gift cards, which are not recorded until merchandise is redeemed. Most consumers will have their shopping completed by Christmas Day, but will head out after Christmas to take advantage of discounted merchandise and spend gift cards.
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#Sales

Wal-Mart gets more than 100 million customers a week. It's still growing its sales double-digit every year.
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#Sales

This holiday is definitely a boost for retailers, thanks to the 25Ê- 34 year-old age group. Restaurants and bars will benefit greatly from this group's increased spending power.
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#Restaurants