Friday, February 8, 2019

CGP forecasts stellar year for retailers

Chain Store Age
Wage and job growth are expected to translate into good news for retailers in 2019.

Retail sales in 2019 will rise 5.0%, the fastest growth pace since pre-recession 2006, according to consumer research firm Customer Growth Partners. (The National Retail Federation forecast sales predicted that retail sales in 2019 will increase between 3.8% and 4.4%.). . . more