TITLE

NRF Says Holiday Off to Good Start

AUTHOR(S)
Wells, Rosalind
PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;12/20/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 16, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the National Retail Federation (NRF) November retail sales in the GAFS category rose 4.7 percent over last year and increased 0.2 percent seasonally adjusted over October. November retail sales recently released by the U.S. Commerce Department show that total retail sales rose 0.1 percent seasonally adjusted from October and increased 9 percent. The article reveals that several retail sectors in November saw strong growth, according to the NRF. General merchandize's stores, including department stores, also saw increases of 4.6 percent over last year and 0.4 percent from October.
ACCESSION #
15420428

 

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