For the week ended August 27, 2016, 23 retail chains provided us their results. The average retail chain was up 4.33% from last year on a comparative store sales basis. Of the 23 reporting chains, 5 chains reported comparative store sales increases in excess of 10%, whereas 1 chain reported comparative store sales decreases in excess of 10%.
*These results are one week old. To register as a participant and receive the most recent retail sales survey on a weekly basis, please contact Marie-Claude Frigon, Phil Lichtsztral or Jordan Gould.