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Holiday Chain-Store Sales Projected for 3.4 Percent Rise, Says ICSC

Holidays Shoppers Retail Sales

NEW YORK-The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) has forecast an increase of 3.4 percent in U.S. chain-store sales for the upcoming holiday season. Michael Niemira, ICSC vice president of research and chief economist, said retailers are poised to have a better holiday season this year than last year, in spite of consumers’ “subdued spendingMore »

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 »