July 28, 2015 04:28 PM
The decline in oil prices begins to take its toll ...
June 30, 2015 05:30 PM
Taxable sales in Lafayette Parish hit the $2 billion mark through April, keeping pace with last year’s tally ...
May 19, 2015 05:17 PM
Activity in the parish is up 2 percent over a record-breaking 2014 ...
April 16, 2015 10:16 AM
Year-to-date sales in Lafayette Parish, however, remain 2.4 percent ahead of last year ...
March 24, 2015 05:30 PM
Coming off of a record-setting year, January retail sales in Lafayette Parish totaled more than $484 million, the highest January on record and a 6.73 increase over January last year ...
Feb. 12, 2015 12:18 AM
Lafayette Parish taxable sales topped $6.4 billion in 2014, a 6.5 percent increase over 2013 ...
Jan. 15, 2015 09:21 AM
Yet another record-breaking year appears to be in the works ...
Sept. 11, 2014 04:19 PM
Year-to-date sales are outpacing 2013 by 4.7 percent. Lafayette Parish retail sales of more than $565 million in June pushed the year-to-date total to $3.1 billion, an increase of 4.7 percent over 2013 - when spending for the year reached a record ...
July 16, 2014 07:58 PM
May sales, the highest on record for the month at $534 million, increased 6.1 percent over May 2013. Sales of more than $534 million in May pushed year-to-date retail sales to $2.53 billion, an increase of 4.6 percent over 2013. May sales, the ...
Feb. 12, 2014 07:18 PM
As LEDA accurately predicted throughout much of the year, 2013 set a record. Retail sales of more than $596 million in December boosted Lafayette Parish's total taxable sales to $6.02 billion, the highest year on record, according to the Lafayette ...

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