How the Spring Thaw Affects Spending and Small Businesses [INFOGRAPHIC]
An unseasonably warm spring is showing signs of increased spending. As the temperatures started warming up, retail foot traffic increased by five percent compared to last year, with every U.S. region seeing a boost in average daily spending. Among the wares to see the greatest sales increase: lawn/garden supplies and shorts.
Click on the infographic below to see how the spring thaw affected various industries, regions, and workers.
Infographic by Column Five