Retail Channel Monthly $ Update – May Final & June Advance

June brought the first monthly year over year increase in Total Retail sales since February.

The Impact of COVID-19 on Small Businesses – 6/27 Update

The situation has improved since May 2nd but we are far from a return to normal!

U.S. Pet Services Spending (Non-Vet) $8.81B (↑$0.95B): 2019 Mid-Year Update

After the biggest annual increase in history, Services Spending holds it ground!

Retail Channel Monthly $ Update – April Final & May Advance

If you don’t include sales from Restaurants, Auto and Gas Stations then May was positive!

The Impact of COVID-19 on Small Businesses – May Monthly Update

Still slowly moving in the right direction but recovery will take some time, likely 6+ months.

U.S. Census Bureau Small Business Pulse Survey – Measuring the Impact of COVID-19

Widespread, major negative impact. Key Business measurements are at least starting to move in the right direction… but very slowly!

Retail Channel Monthly $ Update – March Final & April Advance

If you thought that March numbers were bad, wait until you see April!

U.S. PET FOOD SPENDING $28.90B (↓$2.46B): MID-YEAR 2019 UPDATE

The impact of the FDA grain free dog food warning slows as spending turns up in the first half of 2019.

Retail Channel Monthly $ Update – February Final & March Advance

A strong February, then …. the turmoil of March!