Wednesday, May 23, 2018
National Retail News
Retail sales rose 0.3% last month after surging 0.8% in March, The Commerce Department said. Excluding automobiles, gasoline, building materials and food services, retail sales rose 0.4% last month after increasing 0.5% in March. Among retailers still reporting monthly sales, L Brands was flat and Costco was up 10.9%. See sales reports below...BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. has filed for a U.S. initial public offering. In 2011, BJ’s was acquired and taken private by CVC and Leonard Green & Partners. BJ’s has 215 locations in 16 states.