Chain store sales fell 0.2% in the first two weeks of May vs. last month, Redbook says, worse...

|By:, SA News Editor

Chain store sales fell 0.2% in the first two weeks of May vs. last month, Redbook says, worse than the expected 0.1% drop. Weekly sales were down 1.2% vs. last week, ICSC says, noting both traffic and sales "slowed dramatically."