Calendar unkind to sales

May 2004
Home Textiles Today;5/31/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 38, p20
Trade Publication
Reports on the factors that have affected same-store retail sales in the U.S. during the third week of May 2004. Comparable-store increase; Strong sales of full-price seasonal apparel in department stores; Impact of severe storms and floods in the Midwest region; Unfair competition with the pre-Memorial Day sales in 2003.


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