Retailwatch for July 2017

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Total retail spend in New Zealand for the 28 days ending 28 July 2017 was $3.5 billion — a decrease of 0.4% when compared to the same period last year.  Biggest gainers year on year were Travel & Accommodation — up 4.9% on July 2016, while Books & Stationery Stores saw a decline of 10.4%.  As in previous months, online continues to show solid year on year growth — up 7.3% at $354 million.