Oh boy!Posted: December 24, 2010
……People spent more than expected on family and friends and splurged on themselves, too, an ingredient missing for the past two Christmases. Clothing such as fur vests and beaded sweaters replaced practical items like pots and pans. Even the family dog is getting a little something extra.
“You saw joy back in the holiday season,” said Sherif Mityas, partner in the retail practice at A.T. Kearney……..
Really? So the joy in the holiday season is buying stuff?