Retail Same-Store Sales: Success During Year-End Period

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by: RetailSails

Retailers reported December sales results this morning, and it seems the blizzard in the Northeast took a bite out of what was expected to be a record-setting holiday sales season. However, even with several retailers coming in below forecasts for December, most of the retailers we track had a successful November-December period.

Below is a quick summary of results for December and the total holiday period. We will do a more in-depth examination as well as a look at full-year results later today or tomorrow.

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