Leading footwear and accessories retailer, Shoe Carnival Inc, on Tuesday announced November sales increased 12.7 per cent to $38.1 million from $33.8m for the year ago period, with comparable store sales up 3.8 per cent. Total sales for the first 10 months of 2001 increased 16.1 per cent to $394.1m from $339.5m in the first 10 months of last year, while comparable store sales increased by 2.2 per cent for the 43-week period.