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Deloitte: Holiday Sales Heading Up

Deloitte: Warehouse Clubs Will Top Other Channels in Consumer-Products Sales Growth

NEW YORK-A modest gain in retail sales for the coming holidays is in the offing, according to a forecast from Deloitte, the retail consulting firm. The company said holiday sales should rise by from 4 to 4.5 percent over last year’s holidays, reaching between $981 billion and $986 billion. Deloitte’s measure encompasses retail sales forMore »

Last updated: September 24, 2014

Deloitte: Holiday Sales to Rise 4 to 4.5 Percent

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NEW YORK-Retailers can anticipate moderate increases in sales during the upcoming holiday season, according to a forecast from Deloitte. The firm’s Retail & Distribution practice has projected that total holiday sales will range between $963 billion and $967 billion, from 4 to 4.5 percent ahead of last year’s holiday season. Daniel Bachman, Deloitte’s senior U.S.More »

Last updated: September 25, 2013

Deloitte Consumer Spending Index Rises in June

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NEW YORK-With home prices rising and initial unemployment claims trending down, the Deloitte Consumer Spending Index rose to 4.3 in June from its 4.2 reading in May. Real new home prices were up 9.2 percent from June of last year to $113,833, and initial unemployment claims were down almost 7 percent from May 2012 toMore »

Last updated: July 22, 2013