Retailers Expect Busy Year

By: 23 Newsroom
By: 23 Newsroom

Consumer spending has been holding steady, and people's incomes are growing.

Those are among the signs Wednesday of an economic recovery, and an economic assessment from the Federal Reserve is the most optimistic one that's been seen in some time.

The fed's "beige book" regional survey found that in most parts of the country, sales were up and retailers were optimistic about the upcoming holidays.


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