Fed Beige Book: Apparel holds its own despite retail slowdown

Ramey, Joanna
October 1996
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;10/31/1996, Vol. 172 Issue 84, p22
Trade Publication
Focuses on the Federal Reserve's outlook for the United States economy in the report known as the `Beige Book.' Signs of strength seen for the apparel industry; Mixed expectations of retailers for the 1996 holiday season; Strong economic expansion seen in New England; Apparel sales expected in the Philadelphia region.


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