German Retail Sales Drop in April As Food Prices Bite

German retail sales fell as consumers feel the pinch of higher prices, especially for food, and retailers face supply problems.

Apple Says It Will Raise Pay for Corporate and Retail Employees in Tight Labor Market

Apple will increase the starting wage for its retail employees in the U.S. to $22 an hour.

Retail Sales Down 3.4% YoY in February

Without motor vehicles, retail sales declined by 1.8%, a reversal from the 16.1% increase in January 2022.

Australia Retail Sales Rebound in Jan as Economy Weathers Omicron

Australian retail sales were surprisingly strong in January as shoppers weathered a surge in Omicron cases with aplomb, suggesting the economy maintained considerable momentum into the new year.

H&M Latest Sales Rise 8%, Returning to Pre-Pandemic Levels

Measured in local currencies, sales were up 11%.

Retail Sales Rise Less Than Forecast in November During Height of Holiday Shopping Season

While the November number came in below estimates, October was revised higher.

China’s Retail Sales Growth Eases, Factory Output Picks Up

The urban unemployment rate ticked up to five percent last month, from 4.9 percent.

Amazon Stumbles on Slower Sales Growth, Higher Labor Costs

Amazon isn’t just grappling with the easing of pandemic-induced splurges.

Evergrande Seeks To Reassure Retail Investors as Key Debt Deadline Looms

Evergrande will make it a top priority to help retail investors redeem their investment products sold by the indebted property giant.

Future-Reliance Retail Merger Deal: FRL Seeks Early Hearing of Appeal in SC

Future Retail Ltd Friday sought an early hearing in the Supreme Court on its fresh appeal against a recent Delhi High Court order.

Japan’s Retail Sales Extend Gains but Covid-19 Challenges Persist

Japan’s retail sales rose for a fifth straight month in July, beating expectations as the consumer sector continued its recovery

UK Retail Sales Dip Slightly in July After Post-Lockdown Jump

British retailers reported only a slight slowdown in July after sales growth hit its highest in almost three years in June.