Economy Watch Weekly: Hotels, Retail to Enjoy Strong Holiday Season
- Nov 21, 2017
With the holiday season right around the corner, U.S. retailers, restaurants and hotels can look forward to an expected increase in business. According to AAA, this Thanksgiving travel season is set to be its busiest since 2005, which means people will need places to eat and stay during their road trips. Retail sales, particularly in e-commerce, are also set to have a strong holiday season due to the health of the U.S. economy and consumer confidence. Economy Editor Dees Stribling has all the details on what to expect this holiday season, for the week ending Nov. 17, 2017.