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Wholesalers report 1.9% sales dip

U.S. wholesale businesses in January suffered their steepest sales drop in nearly five years, but they continued to increase their stockpiles, a suggestion to analysts that companies expect the economy will rebound from an abrupt winter slowdown.

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  • Headline: Wholesalers report 1.9% sales dip
  • Publication: Business, Pages 25 on 03/12/2014
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