Retail chain store sales fell 0.8% vs. a week ago, ICSC says, but rose 0.4% from the year-ago...

|By:, SA News Editor
Retail chain store sales fell 0.8% vs. a week ago, ICSC says, but rose 0.4% from the year-ago period. "With the rush and excitement of Black Friday sales and promotions behind them, consumer spending took a break from the pace of the prior week," during which sales increased 0.1%.