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Financials
True Value Comps Rise In Q3

True Value Company reported that retail comparable store sales were up 3.3% for the third quarter. The hardware store cooperative’s Destination True Value retail formats posted retail comparable sales growth of 4.2%.

Financials
Nordstrom Sales Rise In Q3

Nordstrom reported overall sales growth despite the impact of the hurricanes in Puerto Rico, Florida and Texas. The Nordstrom Rack off-price business also continued to be a bright spot for the retailer.

Retail
NRF: September Year-Over-Year Sales Up

Retail sales in September increased 0.5% over August on a seasonally adjusted basis and were up 3.2% year-over-year unadjusted, according to figures from the National Retail Federation. The sales figures exclude automobiles, gasoline stations and restaurants.