With new figures showing in-store sales up 5.5% on the final weekend before Christmas Y/Y, this...

|By:, SA News Editor

With new figures showing in-store sales up 5.5% on the final weekend before Christmas Y/Y, this holiday season is on track to be the healthiest since 2006. Consumer spending in stores has jumped in recent days, according to Gallup, suggesting a last-minute spending surge. Online shopping also is enjoying a spike.