Amazon leads toy shopping in consumer-spending survey

|By:, SA News Editor

A Stifel consumer-spending survey shows that Amazon (AMZN -2.3%) was the preferred toy shopping destination over Walmart (WMT -0.2%), Costco (COST -0.7%), and Target (TGT -1.3%). 

Toys are a key holiday purchase category and retailers are battling for market share now that Toys “R” Us is out of business.

Amazon also dominated the survey in two other key holiday categories: sporting apparel and footwear.  

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