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Colleen Volheim is the category research and analysis manager at Hamacher Resource Group.

Bright spots can be found in performance of GM

Bright spots can be found in performance of GM

General merchandise is subject to the same challenges nearly all products are currently experiencing — supply chain issues and inflation. According to the NPD Group, April 2022 U.S. GM unit sales were 7% lower than a year ago, creating a 1% decline in sales revenue. As Mark Deuschle, president of Navajo Inc., a manufacturer, distributor

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