High Street Sales

Clothing store sales soar 25% as shoppers return: ONS

EASING restrictions on non-essential retail have led to increased spending following the latest lockdowns, new figures show. Sales in April jumped 9.2 percent from March, with clothing stores proving particularly popular, jumping 25.3 percent, according to the Office of National Statistics (ONS). Compared to April 2020, during the first nationwide …

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UK retail spending skyrockets as economy reopens

UK buyers bought new clothes in April after stores reopened after months of lockdown closures, adding to signs of a robust economic recovery, official data showed on Friday. Sales volumes in April jumped 9.2% month-over-month – twice the average predicted in a Reuters poll of economists and the biggest increase …

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Community events are starting to return to Worthington

The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic has thrown a wrench into many community activities around Worthington. But with the increase in the level of vaccination and Announcement by Governor Mike DeWine As vaccinated people can forgo wearing masks from June 2, community events are starting to make a comeback. “They have been …

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House Parade tickets available for purchase

Starting Monday, May 24, tickets will be available for purchase at the following branches of the MSU Federal Credit Union. Please visit www.msufcu.org for branch opening dates and hours. Headquarter: 3777 West Road, East Lansing Central Park branch: 1775 Central Park Drive, Okemos Charlotte Agency: 180 High St. Lansing city …

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Goal, increase TJX sales as buyers come back

Target Corp., Lowe’s Cos. And owner of TJ Maxx reported strong sales and an increase in store visits in the spring, as Covid restrictions eased and people returned to shopping in stores physical. The good results released on Wednesday follow similar reports earlier this week from other national chains, including …

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