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‘Unprecedented’ Growth: NRF Rewrites Retail Sales Outlook

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The National Retail Federation (NRF) is confident that the back half of 2021 will be prosperous for the U.S. retail industry amid pent-up demand as more consumers get vaccinated and resume their normal pre-pandemic routines. The trade association raised its forecast for 2021 retail sales, now anticipating sales to jump between 10.5 percent and 13.5…

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