Articles Tagged ‘Canadian retail statistics’

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Some retail categories are showing new signs of life

Ed Strapagiel’s latest analysis shows auto and general merchandise beginning to stir, while apparel continues to get hammered.

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Canadian retail sales remain in free fall

The latest analysis by Ed Strapagiel shows that sales gains from food and drug is helping to pull the parachute ripcord.

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Which categories were hit hardest at the start of the pandemic?

Ed Strapagiel’s analysis shows clothing and auto are facing the toughest road to recovery.

Retail sales starting to limp

Despite recorded gains for February, consultant Ed Strapagiel warns an uptrend from much of 2013 could be on its way out.