Economic Forecasts

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2018 holiday sales grew 2.9 percent amid turmoil over trade policy and delay in data collection
Holiday retail sales in 2018 grew 2.9 percent to $707.5 billion.
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No sign of the retail apocalypse
IHL report shows that for every retailer closing stores in 2018, two are opening stores.
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NRF upgrades 2018 economic forecast but says tariffs remain a threat
NRF announces increase of 2018 retail sales forecast
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