TABLE-US chain store sales up 3.0 pct last week-Redbook

NEW YORK, Sept 8 (BestGrowthStock) – Redbook Research on Wednesday
released the following seasonally adjusted weekly data on U.S.
chain store sales:
Year-over-year: Week (w/e 09/04/10 vs year ago) +3.0 pct
Year-over-year:Month (Sept 2010 vs Sept 2009) +3.0 pct
Month-over-month: (Sept 2010 vs Aug 2010) -0.1 pct

The Johnson Redbook Retail Sales Index is a sales-weighted
index of year-over-year same-store sales growth in a sample of
large U.S. general merchandise retailers representing about
9,000 stores.

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TABLE-US chain store sales up 3.0 pct last week-Redbook