Retail sales up 10% in Q1 2007

Retail merchants are experiencing a sharp sales increase so far in 2007, according to OrderMotion. Through Q1 2007, merchants have shown a 10% rise in revenue and transaction volume over Q1 2006. According to the Index, merchants selling computers/consumer electronics experienced a 57% rise in revenue, while the apparel & accessories category saw a 35% jump in revenue.