Retail News

Rise in Wholesale Costs Outpace Consumer Prices

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 08/18/2005

The Labor Department reported that the producer price index rose 1 percent in July, double what economists had predicted, suggesting that businesses were still bearing the brunt of increasing energy costs and not yet passing them on to consumers.

MORE ON THIS STORY...

MORE RETAIL NEWS HEADLINES...

Discussions
Check out RetailWire's Engaging Online Discussions Featuring Our Exclusive Braintrust!