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  1. Despite its anticipation, The Cheesecake Factory's success in Canada is far from guaranteedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... changing. Fast-food sales saw a jump last year to $26-billion and 4.5 billion visits, according to data from the NPD Group research firm. But sit-down casual restaurants saw a slight 2 per cent dip to $22-billion, and a 4 per cent drop in traffic to ...

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  2. Casa Loma's BlueBlood offers a dining experience its owners hope tourists, Torontonians can enjoyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    ... of 2008, diners have been drawn away from full-service dining, according to market research gathered by the NPD Group. "There's so many brands that are so similar," he says. "You walk into a Boston Pizza or a Kelsey's and they all have three dinner ...

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  3. Nintendo Switch just blew Sony and Microsoft out of the waterRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | SlashGear.com

    ... it's selling well. Today we're getting a better idea of just how well it's performing thanks to the folks at NPD Group, who are gearing up to deliver their games industry report for the month of October. Before NPD has that opportunity, though, ...

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  4. SNES Classic outsells PS4 and Xbox One for the second month in a rowRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Mashable

    ... for console sales in the U.S. and the SNES Classic took second place, according to the market research company NPD Group. In September, the SNES Classic topped the console sales chart, even though it released on Sept. 29 and was pretty difficult for ...

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  5. Small LI retailers seek to offer what the internet can'tRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... to us." Customer loyalty is helping many small businesses thrive, said Marshal Cohen, retail analyst with The NPD Group, a Port Washington-based market research company. Last year, 108.5 million Americans shopped online on Black Friday, while 99 ...

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  6. The SNES Classic outsold the PS4 and Xbox One again in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Polygon

    Nintendo followed up its stellar September by taking the top two spots on the U.S. hardware sales charts yet again in October, the company announced today. The Nintendo Switch was the top-selling gaming console in the U.S. during the month of October, followed by the Super NES Classic Edition, according to data from the retail tracking firm NPD Group.

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  7. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    )--According to the NPD Group, which tracks U.S. video game sales, the Nintendo Switch system was the No. 1 video game hardware in October, followed by the Super Ninte... )--Nearly 27,000 shelter pets found their forever homes at PetSmart Charities' ...

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  8. Switch, Shadow of War Topped US Charts in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IGN

    Nintendo Switch came in at number one last month, according to numbers provided to Nintendo by the NPD Group. The next best-selling console was the Super NES Classic.

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  9. Friendsgiving: a holiday for your friends, a goldmine for marketersRead the original story

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    ... mass for retailers as a potential part of the holiday equation," said Marshal Cohen, a retail analyst with NPD Group. Friendsgiving is a manifestation of a larger trend in holidays shifting from obligatory family affairs to celebrations with ...

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  10. Mario can't prevent US game sales from falling 11% in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GamesIndustry.biz

    The NPD Group has released its October sales report for the US games market, and while Nintendo had a huge month , the industry actually saw sales drop 11% to $825 million, largely due to a 20% decrease in video game software sales to $447 million. PC games software also fell 29% to $27 million while accessories dipped 7% to $113 million.

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  11. Nintendo promises more Switch and SNES Classic units on shelves for the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    ... for the rest of the year. Though, he said, it can be hard to predict what demand will be like. The research firm NPD Group said Thursday that the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo SNES Classic were the top-selling consoles for October. That marks third ...

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  12. Super Mario Odyssey tops US charts for OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GamesIndustry.biz

    Nintendo took an NPD victory lap today, touting a chart-topping hardware and software performance for the month of October. The company cited the industry-tracking NPD Group with the news that the Switch was the top selling game hardware in the US during October, followed by the Super NES Classic in the second spot.

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  13. The Nintendo Switch Is Continuing to Sell Like CrazyRead the original story

    Thursday | TIME.com

    The Switch became the fastest-selling console in Nintendo's history just about a month after it launched, and it's showing no signs of slowing down. Nintendo's flagship console was the number one selling video game hardware device in October, according to new figures from NPD Group, a market research firm that tracks U.S. video game sales.

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  14. Glossier founder Emily Weiss on building a brand that speaks to millennialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Globe and Mail

    ... brand to her existing audience on Instagram. Amy Chung, a beauty industry analyst at market research firm NPD Group, says Glossier has Weiss's organic business approach to thank for its rapid growth. "Glossier is the first beauty lifestyle brand ...

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  15. NPD's Marshal Cohen Urges Accessory Firms to Break From TraditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Women's Wear Daily

    The accessories industry is in a rut and has plenty to do to climb out of it.That was the underlying message from Marshal Cohen, chief industry analyst, NPD Group Inc., who spoke of the sector's woes and outlined remedies at the Accessories Council Summit at the Hearst Tower in Manhattan on Wednesday.The industry, said Cohen, is "not doing enough to make bags innovative and coveted again. Accessories are too steeped in tradition.

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  16. Should You Buy a Stovetop or Electric Pressure Cooker?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | MSN Living

    It's time to reconsider the pressure cooker. Sales are up more than 25 percent in the past 12 months, according to the market research firm NPD Group.

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  17. These are the '10 Worst Toys' to buy your children for the holidays Read Story Kellie Ell, Usa TodayRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 15 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... - for safety." The U.S. toy industry generates approximately $26 billion each year in sales, according to the NPD Group. Here is WATCH's list: The Consumer Product Safety Commission issued a recall on the product on Aug. 31 because of the small ...

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  18. These are the '10 Worst Toys' to buy your children for the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... - for safety." The U.S. toy industry generates approximately $26 billion each year in sales, according to the NPD Group. Here is WATCH's list: The Consumer Product Safety Commission issued a recall on the product on Aug. 31 because of the small ...

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  19. Retailers kick off Black Friday deals earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Lake County Record-Bee

    ... to get shoppers into stores before Black Friday. While that has not worked well, according to researchers at the NPD Group, it does seem that fewer people will procrastinate in their holiday shopping. According to NPD's 2017 Holiday Purchase ...

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  20. '10 Worst Toys' list includes drones, swords1 hour, 40 minutes | RetailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | NorthJersey.com

    ... Worst Toys" list. The U.S. toy industry generates approximately $26 billion each year in sales, according to the NPD Group. Here is WATCH's list: The Consumer Product Safety Commission issued a recall on the product on Aug. 31 because of the small ...

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