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Retail Sales, Store Closings and Holiday Outlook: What to Know

As we settle into the new year, our Sourcing Summit Companion Report looks ahead at ways to optimize processes and performance.

New data suggests a slowdown in store closures may be reversing course while August’s stronger-than-expected retail sales caught analysts off guard and experts formed a consensus outlook for holiday. Store-closing slowdown subsides? UBS’ second-quarter data suggests brick-and-mortar closures might be picking again after cooling off in the wake of last year’s 11,000-store culling. Just nine…

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