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2010-01-15 15:30:00

After a 2009 dominated by lower year-over-year monthly sales figures, the video game industry turned things around in a huge way just in time for the holidays, recording its best month ever.

2010-01-12 08:00:00

ROMANSHORN, Switzerland, January 12 /PRNewswire/ -- - Category Inventor MBT Market Leader in Most Countries New data by The NPD Group, Inc. a US-based market research company, has revealed that the physiological footwear category is booming.

2010-01-05 13:10:00

OGDEN, Utah, Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- MarketStar, the recognized pioneer and leader in outsourced sales and marketing since 1988, today announced a strategic alliance with The NPD Group, the recognized leader in consumer and retail market research information.

2009-12-11 12:40:00

Analysts say that videogame industry sales in the U.S. are on track to hit 20 billion dollars for the year despite not measuring up to stellar revenues seen in 2008.

2009-12-09 06:03:00

BOULDER, Colo., Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Webroot, a leading security provider for the consumer, enterprise and SMB markets, today announced Webroot® AntiVirus with Spy Sweeper was the top-selling security product in the U.S.

2009-11-13 11:25:00

Video game sales took a 19 percent plummet in October, compared to the same month last year.

2009-11-06 13:35:00

NPD Group said that Microsoft's new-generation Windows 7 operating system hit the ground running, with U.S. sales in its opening days blasting past those of its Vista predecessor.

2009-10-20 12:25:00

Video game sales showed small signs of rebounding in September, according to a new market report.

2009-10-05 18:03:45

The annual Household Penetration Study conducted by NPD Group said the percentage of U.S. households with Apple computers gained in the last year. The survey revealed 12 percent of U.S.

2009-09-12 08:25:00

US video games sales of hardware, software and accessories fell in August for the sixth straight month, declining 16 percent to $908.72 million following disappointing sales of the latest "Madden" game.

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