National Cotton Council- Cotton Newsline: December 7, 2022
Today’s Cotton Newsline is 1 cut. It features Melissa Bastos, director of corporate strategy and insights with Cotton Incorporated.
Suggested Introduction 1:
With holiday shopping well underway for many consumers, Melissa Bastos, director of corporate strategy and insights with Cotton Incorporated, shares results from Cotton Incorporated’s annual Lifestyle Monitor survey. The survey asks buyers how they plan on tackling gift giving, to offer brands and retailers a preview of their shopping intentions. The survey shares that about half of shoppers plan to shop for their holiday gifts in physical stores. Fifty-seven percent of respondents noted that clothing tops their list—with 50% responding that cotton clothing is what they will shop for because of its quality and ability to last for a long time.