2023 Holiday Retail Sales Looks Like a Grinch - Oct 6, 2023 

Last year, the U.S. holiday season grew 5.3% over 2021 to $936.3 billion, fell short of the National Retail Federation’s forecasts. Inflation, high interest rates and sluggish economic growth spooked shoppers. It looks like we are in for more of the same this year, but projections are for an even worse holiday season.; Pallet Book Revised for 20th Anniversary Edition: Pallets: A North American Perspective was written to provide a basic understanding of the pallet to those both inside and outside of the industry, and is ideal for anyone who produces, recycles, buys or uses pallets in their everyday job and wants to know more about how this critical element of supply chains can make materials handling run better.