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June Comp Sales Fail to Meet Estimates for Increases

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New York—Neither Dads nor grads could help bolster June retail sales. Looking at a tally of the remaining 11 retailers who still … [Read more...]

Amazon, Nordstrom Lead Customer Satisfaction Index

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Ann Arbor, MI—The American Customer Satisfaction Index’s 2014 report ranks Amazon the top e-commerce retailer and Nordstrom the … [Read more...]

January Comp Store Sales Miss Estimate, but “Decent” Anyway

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New York—Without the threats of a polar vortex to spoil shopping, retailers reported “decent” sales gains in January.Analysts … [Read more...]

Lower Gas Prices Result in Higher December Comp Sales, Experts Say

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New York—Lower gas prices, improved consumer confidence and plenty of promotions helped U.S. retailers see stronger sales in … [Read more...]

November Retail Sales Comps Beat Estimate

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New York—November comparable store may actually have not only beat economists’ estimates, but also surprised some retailers.In … [Read more...]

October Retail Comps Lackluster Due to “Uninspiring Fashion”?

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New York—Few retailers have been reporting their monthly sales figures but still there’s some interim value in them. Hence, of the … [Read more...]

Costco Confirms: Closed on Thanksgiving Day

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Seattle—Holiday creep may be turning Thanksgiving Day into an extension of Black Friday as retailers from Macy’s to Target and … [Read more...]

September Comp Sales Rise “Modestly”

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New York—With some last minute back to school/college sales to their credit, retailers today reported a modest increase in their … [Read more...]

Back to School Lifts August Comp Sales

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New York—Retailers earned a shiny red apple in August as back to school spending helped lift sales. According to Ken Perkins, … [Read more...]

July, a “Transitional Month,” Posts Sluggish Comp Sales

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New York—About six months ago, harsh winter weather stymied retail sales. But now it seems that warmer weather may be in factor in … [Read more...]

Discounts Help Boost May Comp Sales Ahead of Estimates

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Discounts Help Boost May Comp Sales Ahead of Estimates New York—May comparable store sales beat estimates as consumers shopped … [Read more...]

April Retail Comp Sales Jump Past Estimates

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New York—After being foiled by winter storms and bad weather and a later Easter, retailers today reported a comparable store sales … [Read more...]