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August ’21 Retail Report: Spring ’22 Planning & Navigating Uncertainty

August ’21 Retail Report: Spring ’22 Planning & Navigating Uncertainty

The Big Picture We continue to get a confusing mix of economic numbers heading into

July ’21 Retail Report: Summer Sales Remain Steady

July ’21 Retail Report: Summer Sales Remain Steady

The Big Picture Despite being in the normally slow summer month, both retail sales and

Special Report: Cycle Shift

Special Report: Cycle Shift

Special Report: Cycle Shift Pent-up demand has kept registers ringing for longer than normal. Here’s

June ’21 Retail Report: Apparel Sales Show No Sign Yet of Slowdown

June ’21 Retail Report: Apparel Sales Show No Sign Yet of Slowdown

The Big Picture After two months of gains, consumers slowed their spending in May. Overall

Why Do I Need Professional Inventory Planning?

Why Do I Need Professional Inventory Planning?

Retailers sometimes ask us about the value of professional inventory planning. We’re biased, of course,

May Retail Report: Now Is the Time to Build Back Cash

May Retail Report: Now Is the Time to Build Back Cash

The Big Picture After a 10.7% surge in March, overall retail sales flattened in April,

April Retail Report: As Demand Spikes, Supply Issues Remain

April Retail Report: As Demand Spikes, Supply Issues Remain

The Big Picture The pandemic rebound seems to be happening faster than anyone thought, with