Retail apparel prices flattened out in August after notable increases the previous two months, matching an equally undynamic month for overall consumer prices, the U.S. Labor Department reported Tuesday in its Consumer Price Index.
Prices on all apparel sold at retail edged up a seasonally adjusted 0.1 percent, after monthly increases of 0.6 percent in July and 0.9 percent in June. Overall apparel prices increased 1.8 percent on a year-to-year basis.
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