Retailers may want to upgrade stores as consumers prepare to boost brick-and-mortar spending this spring

Published Apr 06 2021 at 12:30 PM GMT
  • Compared with the same period last year, in-store foot traffic is up 12.5%, according to recent data from Small Business Trends, with foot traffic increasing by 28.
  • 5% from January to March.
  • The rise in foot traffic was likely jump-started by the COVID-19 vaccine rollout, which began in late 2020.
  • Going forward, there could be a bigger jump in foot traffic as consumers plan springtime shopping sprees.
  • Sixty-two percent of consumers plan to shop in-store at least once per week, according to a March 2021 report by The Harris Poll.


  • Published Apr 6, 2021 12:30 PM GMT