February Second-Week Retail Volume on Target

February 2006
Home Textiles Today;2/20/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 21, p20
Trade Publication
The article reports that same-store retail sales in the U.S. during the second week of February 2006 rose only by 3.0 percent, compared to a 3.3 percent gain during the previous week. Data from Johnson Redbook indicated that sales for the first two weeks of the month increased by 3.2 percent, which is higher than the target of 3.1 percent.


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