USA: Shoppers Splash Out On Luxury Goods - Survey
US shoppers are still snapping up luxury goods despite the economic downturn with sales at the designer end of the market for 2001 up despite a slight dip in the fourth quarter, a new survey revealed on Wednesday. The Mintel study shows the impact of the September 11 airline attacks didn't stop people spending money on themselves as lower interest rates led to people "spending money like it's going out of fashion".
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