Month: June 2022

MRA reports retailers see rise in month-over-month sales in May

May Index

Retail sales increase for first month since February

Michigan Retailers Association today reports that May 2022 sales increase over April. Until May, sales in Michigan have decreased,

Making headway on Organized Retail Crime


Last month, the legislature took steps to crack down on Organized Retail Crime (ORC). The Michigan Senate unanimously passed bills sponsored by Sen. Roger Victory (R-Hudsonville) and Sen. Curtis Hertel (D-East Lansing) that would require online marketplaces verify and disclose the identity of high-volume third-party sellers.