July 18, 2007
Shoppers spend the most on lingerie at Wal-Mart (28% say so), with Victoria's Secret a distant runner up (10%), says TNS Retail Forward.
Women purchased slightly more than half the digital cameras sold in the first four months of 2007, up from 48% in the same period in 2006, reports the NPD Group.
The number of women motorcycle riders increased 34% between 1998 and 2003, the latest data available, according to the Motorcycle Industry Council.
Women pharmacists had median weekly earnings of $1564 in 2006 -- the highest median weekly earnings among women who were full-time wage and salary workers, according to the Department of Labor Women's Bureau.
150,000 people a month visit the website of author Nora Roberts, the average visitor spending 43 minutes on the site examining 19 pages, reports Publishers Weekly.