The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index, which had declined marginally in June, improved in July. The Index now stands at 121.1, up from 117.3 in June. The Present Situation Index increased from 143.9 to 147.8, while the Expectations Index rose from 99.6 last month to 103.3.
Consumer Confidence Rises In July
National Retail Federation Elects Lundgren Chairman
The National Retail Federation has elected Macy’s executive chairman Terry Lundgren chairman of its board of directors.
Cost Plus World Market Opens First Oklahoma Location
Cost Plus World Market has opened its first store location in Oklahoma.