Retail Sales Off Their Mark

Hogsett, Don
December 2005
Home Textiles Today;12/5/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 12, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports on the sales performance of retailers in the United States during the month of November 2005. Discounters, off-pricers and warehouse clubs recorded the highest sales during the period as consumers sought out bargains and avoided full-price and luxury retailers. Among the top performers were warehouse operators Sam's Clubs and Costco, while higher-priced department stores and specialty stores such as Federated and Saks Fifth Avenue were among the worst-performing of the period.


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