NPD reports booming online sales of tabletop products

04/24/2014 | Home Textiles Today · HomeWorld Business

Online sales of dinnerware and table linens climbed 40% and 23%, respectively for the year ending February 2014, according to a new report by the NPD Group. Sales of beverageware online rose 29% over last year, with flatware showing the slowest online growth at 5%. Total online sales of tabletop products hit $343 million, a 31% increase over last year. "This is an important shift for the tabletop market to monitor, indicating expanded exposure to a new kind of consumer," said Debra Mednick, NPD's executive director and home industry analyst.

View Full Article in:

Home Textiles Today · HomeWorld Business

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Retail

Job Title Company Location
SEO Manager
Bed, Bath & Beyond
Union, New Jersey
Beauty Senior Marketing Manager
Nordstrom
Seattle, Washington
Specialty Retail - Development Manager
The Container Store
Coppell, Texas
Outside Sales Representitive
Purity Cylinder Gases, Inc
Lansing, MI
GLOBAL STORE OPERATIONS DIRECTOR LABOR OPTIMIZATION & MEASURABLE PROCESS
Nike, Inc.
Beaverton, Oregon