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October 16, 2013

A consumer survey conducted Oct. 10-13 by ORC International on behalf of ICSC and Goldman Sachs found that 40% of consumers have tightened their belts in the face of the federal government shutdown.

Of the demographically representative sample, lower-income households were more affected than their upper-income counterparts: Those with income of $35,000 or less were 15% more likely to curb spending than those making at least six figures.

October 11, 2013

Tractor Supply CEO Greg Sandfort borrowed phrases from trendy multichannel retailers when he recently described his company’s online strategy.

“We have to have our site geared to giving customers the options for any way they like to engage with us,“ Sandfort said during the recent Goldman Sachs investor conference. 

February 11, 2011

During the Handy Hardware Wholesale Spring Market in Houston, president Tina Kirbie pointed to a handful of economic indicators that bode well for hardware stores in 2011.

She started her roll call of positive macroeconomic metrics with the index of leading economic indicators, which rose 1% in December from November. The index increased 3.3% in the second half of 2010, compared with a first-half gain of 2.4%.

December 23, 2010

Consumers are spending more this year during the final week of holiday shopping, according to a study conducted by Goldman Sachs and the International Council of Shopping Centers.

For the week ending Dec. 18, weekly retail sales rose by 1.7%, according to the ICSC-Goldman Sachs Weekly Chain Store Sales Index. In addition, retail sales, on a year-over-year basis, also improved and increased by 4.2%.

December 23, 2010

Consumers are spending more this year during the final week of holiday shopping, according to a study conducted by Goldman Sachs and the International Council of Shopping Centers.

For the week ending Dec. 18, weekly retail sales rose by 1.7%, according to the ICSC-Goldman Sachs Weekly Chain Store Sales Index. In addition, retail sales, on a year-over-year basis, also improved and increased by 4.2%.

September 15, 2010

If there was one overriding theme at Home Depot’s presentation at this year's Goldman Sachs...

December 3, 2008

Worthington Industries has named B. Andrew Rose as CFO of the company beginning Dec. 1....

October 21, 2007

The private equity firm will pay $2.65 billion for Goodman Global....

September 23, 2007

It hasn’t been an easy year in the mid-to high-end home decor market....

September 23, 2007

Speaking before a group of Wall Street analysts this month, Home Depot’s top merchant outlined...

September 23, 2007

Speaking before a group of Wall Street analysts this month, Home Depot’s top merchant outlined...

September 6, 2007

Speaking at the Goldman Sachs Global Retailing Conference, Lowe’s executives name some up-and-coming trends in...

September 4, 2007

Speaking at the Goldman Sachs retailing conference in New York on Sept. 5, Home Depot...

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