NRF: Fiscal cliff hits December retail sales


Apparel retailers registered sales increases in December, but economic uncertainty continued to impact the sector as a whole.

Fiscal cliff averted. Should you increase sales plans?


Phew! The fiscal cliff has been averted. Does this mean I should increase my sales plans for the first quarter?

Congress avoids fiscal cliff

Congress has reached an agreement with the White House to avoid the “fiscal cliff,” which threatened to push the country into another recession.

How will the ‘fiscal cliff’ affect retailers?


Merchandise planning expert Steve Pruitt takes a question from a retailer concerned about the so-called ‘fiscal cliff” and how will impact the economy.