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US retail sales rose in July, aided by autos and restaurants

...the second quarter, as opposed to the 2.3 percent estimate announced last month by the government.Purchases at auto dealers rose 1.4 percent in July, while restaurants and building materials stores both recorded a 0.7 percent gain. Shopping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-13/us-retail-sales-rose-july-
Shirley Tiner

...where she graduated high school and faithfully served her Lord at Wrens Baptist Church. She was a former Western Auto dealer and owner of Tiner's Restaurant. Her main focus, however, was raising her five children. Her favorite thing to...

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US retail sales dropped 3 percent in June, as Americans spend less on cars, clothes and furniture

...Building material sales fell 1.3 percent. Online and catalog retailers had a 0.4 percent drop in sales.Sales at auto dealers fell 1.1 percent, but that drop came after a big gain in the previous month. Auto purchases reached the highest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-14/us-retail-sales-dropped-3-
Solid hiring expected for June as US job market nears normal

...reached 101.4, matching March's figure for the second-highest level since the recession.That's good news for auto dealers and real estate agents. Auto sales jumped to nearly a 10-year high in May. The National Automobile Dealers Association...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-02/solid-hiring-expected-june
Federal Reserve reports moderate economic growth

...at a moderate pace in most regions of the country in April and May as consumers ramped up spending at retailers and auto dealers, the Federal Reserve said Wednesday.In its latest survey of business conditions around the country, the Fed said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-03/federal-reserve-reports-mo
Some jobs at Wal-Mart will get pay raises

...hourly retail workers in a non-supervisory role earn, according to government data that includes people who work at auto dealers and other outlets that would likely pay more than discounters like Wal-Mart. But it's above the $9.93 average...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-02/some-jobs-wal-mart-will-ge
Why US job growth isn't boosting the economy and cheap gas isn't powering spending

...builders broke ground on 17 percent fewer homes between January and February. Shoppers skipped visits to the mall and auto dealers, choosing instead to crank up the thermostat. Retail sales fell in January and February.STRONG DOLLAR: Many U...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-05/why-us-job-growth-isnt-boo
Auto dealers in Ga. and S.C. attract scrutiny

...that period, the state agency sent a notice to 2,500 auto dealers to remind them of state and federal laws.The four...making a vehicle purchase," Lybarker said. "The auto dealer does it every day, and the consumer doesn't. There's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-26/auto-dealers-ga-and-sc-attrac
Gerald Jones Mazda moving to Martinez

The final piece of local auto dealer Andy Jones' conglomerate is set to move this summer from Au gusta's "Motor Mile" on Gordon High way.Located at 2003 Gordon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-04-16/gerald-jone
US retail sales heat up in March; has big thaw arrived?

...curtailed some of the lift provided by lower unemployment rates and gas prices. People curtailed their visits to malls, auto dealers and open houses, which accompanied a slump in the manufacturing and construction sectors.But the March sales figure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-14/us-retail-sales-heat-march