Tag: national retail federation

Florida Democrats Back Fines on Business Not Complying With Vaccine Mandates

Every Democrat in the Florida congressional delegation, including those like U.S. Reps. Charlies Crist and Stephanie Murphy at the more moderate end of the Democratic caucus, voted in favor of the $1.75 trillion spending...

Ashley Moody Offers Consumer Safety Tips for Online Holiday Shopping

Attorney General Moody is encouraging Floridians to take steps to prevent identity theft and other online shopping pitfalls on Cyber Monday and throughout the holiday shopping season.

Rick Scott Calls on Online Retailers to Have Merchants Display Country of Origin Labeling

Following a recent push from the Indian government, Amazon Inc. and Walmart’s Flipkart voluntarily agreed to require merchants to prominently display the country of origin for all goods sold online in India, and Scott is encouraging all online retailers to voluntarily do the same in the United States.

Florida Retailers Expect Record High Sales This Holiday Season

The Florida Retail Federation (FRF) announced that retailers across the Sunshine State should see record sales this holiday season with growth of between 3.8 percent to 4.2 percent over last year.
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Florida Retail Federation: Expect Strong Sales for Halloween

With Halloween looming, trick or treaters will scare up some strong sales in the Sunshine State.

Florida Retailers Expecting a Boost With Back to School Sales Tax Holding Coming in...

With Florida holding its annual tax-free “back to school” days in the first week of August, the Florida Retail Federation (FRF) showed off some of the benefits this year.

Florida Retailers Expect High Spending Despite Independence Day Falling on a Thursday

With Independence Day coming up on Thursday, the Florida Retail Federation (FRF) is expecting near record high spending in the Sunshine State and across the nation, even as less people celebrate the holiday thanks to it being in the middle of the week.

Record High Sales Expected in Florida, Across the Nation for Father’s Day

The Florida Retail Federation (FRF) released a report on Wednesday noting that the average family in the Sunshine State will spend $139 per person for Father’s Day, part of $16 billion in spending expected around the nation for the holiday.

Near Record Easter Spending Gives a Boost to Retailers in Florida, Across the Nation

On Monday, the Florida Retail Federation (FRF) noted that the average Floridian will spend $151 on Easter.

Valentine’s Day Expect to Add Almost $21 Billion to the Economy

While fewer people might be celebrating Valentine’s Day later this week, the Florida Retail Federation (FRF) noted that the average American will be spending $162 for the holiday.

Florida Retailers Will Get a Boost From Super Bowl Spending

The Florida Retail Federation (FRF) noted on Tuesday that the average Florida family will spend $81.30 per person to watch the big game on Sunday, up slightly from last year.

Florida Retailers Expecting Strong Holiday Sales as Economy Continues to Roar

The Florida Retail Federation (FRF) unveiled its holiday shopping forecast on Wednesday.