Retail Trade Industry Trends
Trend Report Overview - Retail TradeThe Trend Spotting report is a monthly supplement to the Industry Research Report on Retail Trade that shows current market and employment trends. This report helps identify upward and downard swings in the Retail Trade market as they are occurring.
Market TrendsThis section shows monthly sales trends for the sector.
Price Trends for Retail TradeThis section shows how prices are changing within the on a month-to-month basis. Price changes may be affected by seasonal demand, or by larger movements in the market.
Sector Layoff Trends for Retail TradeThis section shows how layoffs are affecting the overall sector. This includes both the Retail Trade industry as well as adjacent markets that employ a similar workforce. Layoffs are both a warning symbol, as well as an opportunity. Understand what's happening in the market in recent months is critical to making informed business decisions.
Companies that react to trends faster than the competition can achieve outstanding results and jump ahead of the market. If you think there's a lot of strategy in sports, just see how much has changed in Retail Trade over the last year. Determine whether customer demand is ticking upwards, or shifting in the reverse direction. Starting with trends for 2010, the research shows how Retail Trade prices are trending. Our lab monitors the latest news and events to give updated statistics. Employers reduce workforce through layoffs because of a fragile economy, soft demand, or financial pressure. What the trend in Retail Trade shows about sales over the course of the year demonstrates how busineses should react. Market trends and industry trends for Retail Trade show what's what.