Chain store sales fell 0.4% in the first three weeks of May vs. last month, Redbook says, worse...

|By:, SA News Editor

Chain store sales fell 0.4% in the first three weeks of May vs. last month, Redbook says, worse than the expected 0.1% drop. Weekly sales were up 0.8% vs. last week, ICSC says, noting the Memorial Day holiday weekend "sparked some renewed consumer spending."