How strong were retail and online sales over the holidays?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on January 04, 2022

Dr. Perryman compares the numbers from 2021 to past seasons and factors that allowed sales to accelerate this year.

How will this year's holiday shopping season compare to those from past years?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on November 26, 2021

Dr. Perryman analyzes early data to project the strength of the season from an economic standpoint. 

What were the November retail sales numbers?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on December 18, 2020

Dr. Perryman describes the implications of yet another monthly retail sales drop. 

Which sector stood out in this year's holiday sales numbers?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on December 30, 2019

The initial holiday sales numbers are in for Microsoft, and Dr. Perryman says they were off just a bit overall but one sector stuck out.

Shopping Shift
Column Published in syndication December 02, 2020

Like most industries, retailers are struggling to deal with the pandemic. While it may be a decent year for spending, it looks quite different - with a holiday shopping season the likes of which we have never seen.