Originally published in Gifts & Decorative Accessories May 2017 issue
Gift specialty stores make up the majority of all store types in Gifts and Decorative Accessories’ 2017 Today’s Gift Retailer Survey. However, their share of the store-operations pie, the percent of retailer respondents that describe themselves in that category, has diminished considerably since last year, from 54 percent to 35 percent.
About the data
PBM’s Strategic Insights team fielded Gifts and Decorative Accessories’ annual online survey to gift retailers in March 2017, which gathered responses from 54 stores across the United States.