TITLE

December Goes Out With a Whimper

PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;1/9/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 16, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the December 2005 Johnson Redbook Index (JRI). December sales that is measured against the November sales of the retailers has increased by 3.4 percent, missing the target of a 3.8-percent increase. According to Redbook Analyst Catlin Levis the preliminary target for the JRI in January 2006 is 3.6 percent year-over-year growth.
ACCESSION #
19370065

 

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