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ICSC: Despite Cold, March Retail Sales Could Rise 5 Percent

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New York—While retailers are still tallying their March receipts, one thing is for certain: the weather sure didn’t … [Read more...]

Holiday Retail Busiest Days Ahead?

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New York—Although some retail analysts have lowered their expectations for sales this season, indications are that the next couple … [Read more...]

“Weather Weary” Consumers to Get a Break on Black Friday

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Berwyn, PA—After the tumult of Superstorm Sandy and a recent Nor’easter, the weather fortunately will be cooperative this … [Read more...]

A Warm February: A Boost to Spring Merchandise Sales?

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Berwyn, PA—If this winter seems abnormally warm, this month is going down as the driest in 10 years with much below normal … [Read more...]

January Comp Sales Reflect Holiday Hangover

Retail Sales

New York—Normally a weaker month for sales anyway, January turned out to be a mixed bag for retailers.Following of the heels … [Read more...]

Last Minute Shoppers Hit the Aisles

Holiday Shoppers

New York—Retail analysts sometimes refer to today as “Father’s Day” or the day that many men begin their holiday shopping.“I … [Read more...]

Black Friday Forecast Cooler Drier Weather to Help Sales

Black Friday Forecast

Berwyn, PA—All those shoppers lining up before 5 a.m.—or even earlier—for doors to open on Black Friday can expect cooler … [Read more...]