October retail sales

Early holiday shopping boosts October retail sales

Early holiday shopping boosts October retail sales

WASHINGTON – Early holiday shopping helped boost retail sales in October, the National Retail Federation said on Tuesday. “Retail sales data for October reflects the enduring strength of consumers’ finances and willingness to spend as the holiday season gets underway,” NRF President and CEO Matthew Shay said. “The robust balance sheets of American households are being

NRF says retail sales grew in October

WASHINGTON — Retail sales grew for the sixth month in a row in October, according to figures from the National Retail Federation (NRF). October sales increased compared to September, and also compared to October of last year. The increases were less than some economists had predicted, prompting worries that sales were losing momentum heading into