CHAIN STORE GUIDE FORECASTS UPTICK IN CONSUMER PURCHASES AND STRONG RESTAURANT SPENDING IN FEBRUARY

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Consumer Spending Report Index

February 2016

Chain Store Guideā€™s Consumer Spending report forecasts a slight uptick in consumer spending in February, along with a strong increase in restaurant spending. As predicted in the January edition, the retail sales index decreased by a marginal amount. However, with a combination of lower gas prices and a continued rise of home values, consumers may finally be ready to open their wallets again. CSR polling forecasts spending will be strongest in the restaurant sector, indicated by this index improving nearly four points…


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CSG: Consumer Spending Report
February 2016

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The CSG US Spending Monitor, Retail Spending Index, and Restaurant Spending Index are monthly indexes of consumer spending intentions and capacity based on interviews with a random sample of 1,500 U.S. adults. In addition to spending, the survey asks consumers their opinions on the U.S. economy and their personal finances, retail and other discretionary spending.The Monitor began in January 2014 with a base index of 100. CSG captures a unique view of consumer, retail, and foodservice spending intentions. The CSR includes the CSG US Spending Monitor, which tracks economic confidence and spending intentions of US consumers, the CSG Restaurant Spending Index, which measures consumer spending intentions for restaurant purchases, and the CSG Retail Spending Index that measures consumer retail and discretionary spending confidence.The CSR will be available to all customers this summer delivered on a monthly basis. If you would like to receive the CSR report in your email, fill out the form to the left. Download Past Issues:

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