Apr 14, 2014 Retail sales increased 1.1 per cent in March, the biggest jump since September 2012.
Mar 13, 2014 Despite the cold weather, American consumers still went to the stores.
Aug 14, 2013 It's a big week for retailers, with several releasing earnings reports that will give a glimpse at the strength of the back-to-school shopping season.
Aug 13, 2013 People were, in fact, out shopping and buying during the mid-summer.
Aug 12, 2013 Checking in with the summer consumer
Jun 13, 2013 Retail sales were up 0.6 percent in last month. Cars and discount stores did well in May, while department stores dragged.
May 16, 2013 Temperatures were down across much of the United States, causing consumers to huddle at home instead of going out.
May 15, 2013 It's a big week for department-store earnings. How are they faring in the stutter-step economic recovery?
Mar 13, 2013 Retail sales ticked up by 1.1 percent last month according to the Commerce Department. The growth was better than expected, despite higher gas prices and the payroll tax increase that went into effect at the beginning of the year.