Canadian retail sales in March saw worst drop on record — and that’s just the start

The desperate situation for Canadian retailers came into clearer focus on Friday as Statistics Canada released a report showing record-breaking declines of billions of dollars in sector-wide sales during the early days of the coronavirus pandemic. The sales data from March captures the first weeks of the panic, as work-from-home orders swept the country and …

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