Mar. 19 – U.S. sales increase driven by online, savvy consumers | Hartford Business Journal

Retail sales for February exceeded expectations by one-tenth of a percent, according to official figures released by the U.S. Department of Commerce. The results, buttressed by strong automotive sales, were largely driven by customers using the power of the Internet.  Kenneth Wisnefski, founder and CEO of Internet marketer WebiMax, said he feels “the increase is … due [to] consumers researching product reviews and finding price-competitive deals online.”   Read more