Facebook Pinterest Search Icon SourcingJournal_horiz Tumbler Twitter Shape photo-camera graph-trend Shape latest-news icon / user

Retail Apparel Prices Jump in January as Overall CPI Also Rises

LESS THAN ONE WEEK AWAY! Join Sourcing Journal & industry leaders at our SOURCING SUMMIT NY on October 19 to discuss the most pressing issues of the day. Your business cannot afford to miss this!

As fresh goods hit the stores after the holiday rush, retail apparel prices rose a seasonally adjusted 1.7% in January–the biggest monthly increase since 1990–compared to the promotional frenzy in December, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said Wednesday in its Consumer Price Index report. The CPI for all goods increased 0.5 percent in January…

This content is for Annual and Limited members only. You can read up to five free articles each month with a Limited Level Subscription. Please log in, or subscribe.

Log In Subscribe

More from our brands