Report: UK retail sales dipped in May despite World Cup

06/19/2014 | Bloomberg · Reuters

World Cup frenzy fuelled a 2.2% jump in sales at the UK's non-food retailers in May, but it wasn't enough to offset a slump in grocery sales, according to the Office for National Statistics. Overall May retail sales fell 0.5% from April, but sales were up 3.9% over the same month last year and the longer-term trends still seem strong, economists said.

View Full Article in:

Bloomberg · Reuters

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Retail

Job Title Company Location
Talent Relations Coordinator
Saint Petersburg, Florida
Analyst, Store Strategy and Method Improvements
Ross Stores, Inc
Dublin, California
Product Manager
Smithsonian Museum Retail
Washington, Dist. Columbia
Mgr of Merchandising and Supply Chain Systems
BJ's Wholesale Club
Westborough, Massachusetts
communications program manager, Partner Resources-Seattle, WA
Seattle, Washington