Tag: retail trade group

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Holiday sales rose stronger-than-expected 8.3% as consumers bought gifts to lighten mood during pandemic

January 15, 2021


Holiday retail sales rose 8.3% from 2019, according to data released by the National Retail Federation on Friday, as consumers embraced the gift-giving season as a way to cheer themselves up during the Covid pandemic. “Faced with rising transmission of […]

E-commerce, Retail Types

Retail group urges antitrust scrutiny of Amazon, Google

July 5, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Competition enforcement in the U.S. has long been kind to technology companies, where small, early leads can turn into vast market dominance in just a few years, as seen with Facebook in social media, Google in search and Amazon in […]