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Retail Sales Unchanged in Slow Start to Third Quarter

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Retail sales were little changed in July, the worst performance in six months, as tepid wage growth restrained U.S. consumers.

Bloomberg News
August 13, 2014
Business

Retail Sales Rise in June

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Retail sales showed a broad-based gain in June, which probably helped the U.S. economy rebound in the second quarter.

Bloomberg News
July 15, 2014
Business

Retail Sales Rise 0.3% in May

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Retail sales rose 0.3% in May after a revised 0.5 % gain in April that was much larger than previously estimated, the Commerce Department reported.

Bloomberg News
June 12, 2014
Business

Retail Sales Rise 0.1% in April, Following Largest Gain in Four Years

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Retail sales increased 0.1% in April after the biggest increase in four years, the Commerce Department reported May 13.

Bloomberg News
May 13, 2014
Business

Retail Sales Increase by Most Since 2012

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Retail sales rose 1.1% in March by the most since September 2012, helping the economy recover from a weather-depressed start to the year, the Commerce Department reported April 14.

Bloomberg News
April 14, 2014
Business

Retail Sales in US Increase for First Time in Three Months

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Retail sales in the U.S. rose in February for the first time in three months, a sign consumers are starting to shake off the effects of the harsh weather that had curbed spending even more than previously estimated.

Bloomberg News
March 13, 2014
Business, Logistics

Retailers Revamping Distribution Strategies to Deliver Directly to Shoppers, Merchants Say

The world of retail shipping is being turned inside out, led by a high-tech-driven shift in goods transportation.

February 24, 2014
Business

4.1% Rise in Retail Sales Predicted for 2014

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Retail sales are projected to increase 4.1% in 2014 as the economy continues to improve, the National Retail Federation said.

Transport Topics
February 7, 2014
Business

Retail Sales Rise in December

Wal-Mart Corp.

Retail sales grew 0.2% in December, the Commerce Department reported Jan. 14.

Transport Topics
January 14, 2014
Business

Retail Sales See Largest Increase in 5 Months

Wal-Mart Stores Inc.

Retail sales grew 0.7% in November, the largest increase since June, the Commerce Department reported Dec. 12.

Transport Topics
December 12, 2013

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