TITLE

Weather, slow Mom's day hit sales

PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;5/19/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 36, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the impact of the weather on the retailers' sales performance during the Mother's Day event in the U.S. Decline in the same-store sales in the full-price retail channel; Sales performance in the Northeastern part of the country; Demand for other products in the merchandise sectors.
ACCESSION #
9812914

 

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