Retail Chain Store Sales -1.5% from last week, ICSC says, and -1.8% Y/Y. "The 2008 recession,...

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Retail Chain Store Sales -1.5% from last week, ICSC says, and -1.8% Y/Y. "The 2008 recession, widespread heavy discounting and adverse pre-holiday weather all coalesced to produce the weakest holiday season since at least 1970."