Technology is not the most important part of the e-commerce discussion.
Day: July 21, 2016
Year-to-date sales down 6 percent year-over-year.
At the national level, apartment and condo spending drove the increase.
Sales for the first half increased 2 percent year-over-year.
In local currencies, sales increased 1 percent year-over-year.
Profit grew 1.7 percent for the manufacturer of containerboard and corrugated packaging products.
Rental revenue decreased 1.3 percent in the quarter.
Industrial sales for the quarter were up 14.8 percent year-over-year.
Profit increased 10 percent for the period.
Profit decreases 26 percent year-over year in 2Q.
Sales in Quebec and Ontario accounted for most of the gain.
The index's three-month moving average, CFNAI-MA3, increased during the month.
Year-to-date sales down 0.9 percent year-over-year.
Year-to-date sales decreased 13.3 percent year-over-year.
Sales for the first six months increased 1.6 percent year-over-year.
Health care and social assistance and retail trade also contributed to the increase.
Year-to-date sales increase 5.6 percent year-over-year.
Year-to-date sales decreased 3.4 percent year-over-year.
Coincident Economic Index increased 0.3 percent, while Lagging Economic Index decreased 0.1 percent.
Higher municipal water product sales more than offset declines in flow instrumentation products.