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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.

Holiday 2019

Black Friday wakes up Canadian shoppers after a sleepy and flat fall



Sep 2019Retail Conditions Fall 2019 
Cloudy with sunny breaks, with hope for clear weather to bring the year home: The story of the summer and into early fall is mixed, with more than a few success stories punctuated by some uneven results.  
June 2019Retail 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 2019Retail 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 2018Retail Conditions Holiday 2018
Santa’s Mobile List Keeps Growing: Sales OK, margins & inventories solid, traffic soft
Sep 2018Retail Conditions Fall 2018
Back to “Cautiously Optimistic”
May 2018Retail Conditions Spring 2018
So Far, So Good…From “Cautiously Optimistic” To Confident
Jan 2018Retail Conditions Outlook 2018
Holiday Momentum to Continue


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