Specialty, Department Stores Inch Up
July 14, 2008,
Specialty stores and department stores inched up in their share of distribution of home textiles among the HTT Top 50 Retailing Giants for 2007.
While the big discounters still command the largest share among the Top 50 retailers, the channel's sales increased a scant 1.8% to $10.3 billion over the prior year.
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