All posts tagged "Economy"

  • Inand Empire Businesses Ramp Up for Holiday Shopping.001
    Solid start to holiday shopping season

    Just under 190 million U.S. consumers shopped at least once from Thanksgiving Day through Cyber Monday, a record, the National Retail Federation announced Wednesday. That was a 14 percent increase compared with last year, when nearly 168...

    • Posted December 7, 2019
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  • Retailers expect a solid holiday shopping season in 2015
    Holiday spending expected to stay strong

    Consumer spending should stay strong during the holiday season despite uncertainty about international trade and a slowdown in the global economy, according to the world’s largest commercial real estate brokerage. Sales are expected to grow approximately three...

    • Posted December 6, 2019
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  • Inland manufacturing slips
    IE manufacturing stays above water

    The Inland Empire’s manufacturing sector in November grew for the second consecutive month, according to data. The region’s purchasing managers index was 52.1 last month, down from 54 in October but still above the 50 benchmark that...

    • Posted December 6, 2019
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  • Report: IE business activity outdoes U.S.

    For the second consecutive quarter, the Inland Empire outdid the nation in business performance, according to a recent report. During the third quarter, business activity in Riverside and San Bernardino counties rose 2.3 percent year-over-year, compared with...

    • Posted November 18, 2019
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  • Inland manufacturing back on good side of the ledger …. for now

    The Inland Empire’s manufacturing sector has once again bounced back for a bad month. The region’s purchasing managers index was 54 in October, comfortably above the benchmark that determines whether that sector is expanding or contracting, according...

    • Posted November 12, 2019
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  • Forecast: IE economy to keep growing

    The Inland Empire economy will keep growing through 2020, although at a slower pace than it has expanded recently, according to a recent forecast. The Inland region, which is operating at full employment, is being driven by...

    • Posted November 9, 2019
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