Report: China's factories, retailers beat forecasts in August

09/10/2013 | MarketWatch

China's retail sales rose 13.4% compared to August 2012, beating analysts' forecasts, and industrial production jumped 10.4% over the same month last year, after booking a 9.7% increase in July, according to the National Bureau of Statistics. "The recent improvement is largely because of better exports amidst improving global demand, but continued solid domestic demand growth provided an important cushion during the slowdown and remains key now," said RBS chief China economist Louis Kuijs.

View Full Article in:

MarketWatch

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Retail

Job Title Company Location
Men's Associate Account Executive
Perry Ellis International
New York City, New York
Art Director
Vera Bradley
Roanoke, Indiana
Product Merchant - Gifts, Home Decor
Hallmark
Kansas City, Missouri
Project Manager Global HR Operations GE HR
Walmart
Bentonville, Arkansas
Manager, Omni-channel Change Management
Gap Inc./Growth Innovation and Digital
SAN FRANCISCO, California