According to the National Retail Federation’s, NRF, 2014 Mother’s Day Spending Survey, Americans will spend an average of $162.94 on mom this year. Total spending is expected to reach $19.9 billion.
“As one of the most universally celebrated holidays, retailers will take this opportunity to attract Mother’s Day shoppers with promotions on ladies apparel items, health and beauty products, jewelry and even restaurant options,” said NRF President and CEO Matthew Shay.
Moms work hard and they are entitled to a show of appreciation on their special day. The survey shows most consumers will acknowledge that appreciation with a greeting card at 81.3 percent, though it appears her loved ones will also look for special gifts. Two-thirds or 66.6 percent of those celebrating will buy mom her favorite flowers, spending a total of $2.3 billion, and 33.5 percent will look for spring sweaters and blouses, spending a total of $1.7 billion on apparel and accessory items. Mom’s loved ones will also buy books and CDs at $480 million, housewares or gardening tools at $812 million, personal experience gifts like a day at the spa at $1.5 billion, jewelry at $3.6 billion, and special outings like brunch or dinner at $3.8 billion.
Northridge Grove Shopping Center leads the Northridge area with Mother’s Day shopping options with Big Lots, Dollar Tree, and Pier 1 Imports, among others, as well as restaurant options including:
- Celebrate mom with big deals on designer inspired fragrance sets and fashion sunglasses and readers at Big Lots plus an assortment of photo frames, among much more.
- Mother’s Day specials begin at $1 each with gift bags, tissue paper and helium-filled balloons all available at Dollar Tree, along with fun party supplies, and more.
- Make mom’s day with up to 20 percent off on jewelry, scarves, teapots and tea sets at Pier 1 Imports, along with jewelry armoires and boxes, vanities, select fragrance and select garden items, and more.
“Northridge Grove Shopping Center offers something for every mom. With a variety of retail outlets to shop, guests will find the perfect gift this Mother’s Day,” said Tony Shooshani, owner’s representative for Northridge Grove Shopping Center. “And while guests are shopping for their special Mother’s Day present or want to take mom out for a nice meal, Northridge Grove Shopping Center offers several dining options for families to enjoy together.”
For Mother’s Day dining or to simply relax from shopping, Northridge Grove Shopping Center features a variety of restaurant options including Musashi Restaurant for Japanese cuisine and fresh sushi; Chi Chi Pizza featuring authentic pizzas and pastas, and chicken and sandwiches, along with delicious salads and soups; Rosie's BBQ and Grillery featuring ribs, chicken and tri-tip, among many other barbecue favorites; Thai Bamboo featuring gourmet Thai cuisine; and fresh brewed Barclays’ Coffee with great teas and delicious desserts.
Northridge Grove Shopping Center is a 148,000-square-foot vibrant, mixed-use shopping center with a variety of 30 national and local retail stores, specialty shops and dining outlets located at Tampa Avenue and Nordhoff Street in Northridge, CA 91324. The broad mix of tenants consistently serves the needs of the surrounding community featuring tenants of various sizes with creative, unique, and moderately priced goods. Northridge Grove Shopping Center provides free parking in its parking lots throughout the area. For additional information, please call 310-274-2777.