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An ‘Overhang’ of Space in ‘Bricks and Mortar’ Retail With jobs growth so strong and incomes rising, a main driving force behind the ten-year expansion in U.S. gross domestic product (GDP) has been consumer spending. Retail sales as a key component of consumer spending, however, have been taking quite a different path than in the […]
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U.S. Inflation Holds at +2.0% In the movie about the economy, inflation does not always play the villain. In fact, a certain small degree of advance in a nation’s general price level is considered optimal. It allows businesses to raise prices, compensate workers more and repay fixed debt faster. Consensus holds that the best-case […]
This week’s top DCN headlines feature engineering marvels made out of cans, a look at Industry 4.0, stowaway kittens, and learning from failure. Canstruction Toronto celebrated its 20th anniversary with unique can-based designs, eCompliance’s Raphaela Mandel looks at the new technologies pushing us towards a fourth industrial revolution, five kittens were found in a 60 […]