NYC Bargains for Europeans

Hey, not everything I say is negative. Here’s some upbeat comments about Europeans going shopping here in NYC I made to the NY Post.

They actually left out my favorite datapoint: Luggage sales at shops like Tumi are up 30% year over year. Europeans are buying so much stuff, they need more bags to schlepp it home !

via NY Post

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