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Retail
Lowe’s Supports ‘Generation T’ Initiative

More than 60 organizations have developed and launched ‘Generation T,’ a movement intended to help fill the skilled trade gap that analysts predict will leave three million jobs open by 2028. The initiative is led by home improvement retailer Lowe’s.

Financials
Costco Advances Through March

For the fiscal month of March, Costco reported a comparable sales gain of 5.9%, excluding the effects of fuel price and foreign exchange rate volatility as well as an accounting change.

Retail
PLMA: Private Label Brands Gain In Mass Market

An analysis of recent Nielsen data by the Private Label Manufacturers Association (PLMA) indicated that store brand dollar volume in the mass retail channel grew 41% over the past five years compared to a gain of only 7.4% for national brands in the period.

Retail
Stop & Shop Reaches Agreement To End Strike

Stop & Shop, an Ahold Delhaize company, has established a tentative agreement of terms with five local unions (UFCW Locals 1445, 1459, 919, 371, and 328) which allowed Stop & Shop’s 31,000 associates in New England to return to work on Monday, April 22.

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