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Retailers heave a sigh of relief

A 5.5% leap in sales for the holiday season bodes well for 2004

By Naomi Aoki
Globe Staff / January 6, 2004

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Shoppers spent 5.5 percent more this holiday than last, according to Chicago-based tracking firm ShopperTrak, adding to a mounting body of evidence that the economy is moving from recovery to expansion. (Full Article: 589 Words)

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