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William Ford Quotes

A welcomed relief from severe mid-December weather precipitated sales surges in the Midwest and Northeast. However, other parts of the country experienced just the opposite trend because of the ice storm which paralyzed parts of Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas.
William Ford
#Sales

Consumers have been on a shopping frenzy for so long, they may be trying now to 'pace themselves' in preparation for the upcoming holiday shopping season.
William Ford
#Preparation

Despite this mini-surge in spending, the modest gain in same-store sales did not meet early projections.
William Ford
#Sales

There are more people shopping, but they're spending less.
William Ford
#People

A long pre-Christmas shopping weekend helped buoy December retail sales by 2.1 percent, just edging out November's 1.9 percent gain. As a result, the year ended on a positive note, albeit modest; and consumer confidence is on the rise again - a good sign moving into the New Year.
William Ford
#Christmas

I've had dozens of conversations in El Salvador over the years with people who said it would be simply unthinkable for any group of low-ranking guardsmen to kill four North American women without having been ordered to do so, that the system just didn't work that way,
William Ford
#People

It appears that same-store retail sales have continued to do reasonably well.
William Ford
#Sales

With both Christmas and Hanukkah coming late in the week, and considering that two of last year's top four shopping days fell immediately before Christmas, it is still possible that we will see a boost in spending.
William Ford
#Christmas

This is not a sacrifice we will ask only the UAW and its members to share. There will be sacrifices throughout the company, top to bottom.
William Ford
#Sacrifice

It's going to be painful for some people. Is everybody going to be happy? No. And they shouldn't be.
William Ford
#People