Big Picture Monday: Your Weekly Economic Snapshot

JCK’s Big Picture
Monday features a weekly summary of economic indicators impacting the jewelry
industry:

– Shopping Center Council: October same store sales will rise.

– Online retailers expect
strong sales.

– Forty-seven percent of retail CFOs expect sales increase.

– Consumer confidence dipped
in October.

– State unemployment remains steady.

– The Economist says: “Bling
is back.”