US stockpiles held by wholesalers rose 0.5 percent in February as sales increased 0.7 percent

US stockpiles held by wholesalers rose 0.5 percent in February as sales increased 0.7 percent


US wholesale stockpiles up 0.5 percent in February

by MARTIN CRUTSINGER, Associated Press - 9 April 2014 10:08-04:00

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. wholesale businesses increased their stockpiles for an eighth consecutive month in February as their sales rose at the fastest clip since November, good signs for future economic growth.
The Commerce Department says that wholesale businesses boosted stockpiles by 0.5 percent in February following an increase of 0.8 p...


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