Retail Sales Inch Up

Hogsett, Don
April 2005
Home Textiles Today;4/25/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 32, p35
Trade Publication
Reports on the current status of retail sales in the U.S. Influence of the rise of gas prices on the weak sales in retail trade; Improvement in the percentage of car sales; Decline in sales at clothing and accessories stores.


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