Girard, Lisa
December 2007
Home Channel News;12/17/2007, Vol. 33 Issue 16, p14
The article focuses on the survey on holiday sales from Deloitte in the U.S. According to the author, the survey shows that consumers are expected to spend an average of $426 in home improvement category in 2007. He added that Home Depot and Lowe's which reduced their profit outlooks has reverse the trend by attracting more customers in the holiday season. Meanwhile, the How America Shops Pulse survey of WSL shows that 48 percent of all shoppers plan to cut back home decorating items.


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