NEW YORK— Despite a bumpy holiday season, chains like The Limited shutting down and department stores such as Macy's closing stores, the largest retail trade group says it's still optimistic that sales will grow this year— especially online. In issuing its forecast Wednesday, the National Retail Federation did caution that shoppers will remain hesitant until...
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