First Look: Consumers' 2022 Holiday Plans
Consumers’ holiday celebrations were hugely influenced by the pandemic in 2020 and 2021. This year, just as many were poised to return to some normalcy, harsh economic conditions jolted plans. Persistent inflation means consumers must make tradeoffs if they want to stick to their budgets. Our report provides insight to business leaders on what consumers’ attitudes and behaviors mean for the upcoming holiday season.
- Will consumers increase their usage of credit or “buy now, pay later” financing to delay payments on gifts?
- Are more planning to take advantage of landmark holiday sales and how will hosts shop for holiday meals and beverages?
- What’s the most important factor for consumers when booking a holiday trip?