Retail Conditions Report
Each quarter, Retail Council of Canada surveys members from coast to coast to bring you the latest news on the retail industry’s performance across Canada. The Retail Conditions Report provides members with valuable, real-time insight into consumer behaviour, best practices in retailing, trends and economic conditions.
The story of the summer and into early fall is mixed, with more than a few success stories punctuated by some uneven results.
|June 2019||Retail Conditions Spring 2019|
Hope Springs Eternal: A tough winter gives way to a soggy, late spring but recent sales performance gives a glimmer of hope that there will be enough momentum to bring 2019 in on plan
|Feb 2019||Retail Conditions Outlook 2019|
It’s Déjà vu All Over Again: 2019 is looking a lot like 2018 with a forecast for stable growth in a changing industry
|Dec 2018||Retail Conditions Holiday 2018|
Santa’s Mobile List Keeps Growing: Sales OK, margins & inventories solid, traffic soft
|Sep 2018||Retail Conditions Fall 2018|
Back to “Cautiously Optimistic”
|May 2018||Retail Conditions Spring 2018|
So Far, So Good…From “Cautiously Optimistic” To Confident
|Jan 2018||Retail Conditions Outlook 2018|
Holiday Momentum to Continue