Wednesday, January 2, 2019

IBM: Retail revenue to rise 3.04% in 2019

Chain Store Age
The buoyant sales that characterize the 2018 holiday shopping season will continue into the New Year, but at a slightly lower pace.

That’s according to the IBM 2019 Retail Forecast, which indicates that brick-and-mortar retailers in the U.S. will see a year-over-year revenue increase of 3.04% in 2019, decelerating off an exceptionally strong 2018. . . . more