Higher consumer confidence fuels sales locally.
Band’s first appearance ever at Chaifetz Arena.
Officials say sales totaled nearly $2.3 billion.
Aesthetic change alone won’t create hoped-for sales boost.
A research firm estimates the labels will cause a decline of less than one percent.
“I think its about average, I don’t think were much better or worst off then any one else.”
“We can’t compete with e-tailers whose basic business model is tax evasion”.
Say current law pushes customers away from local businesses
Mo. Governor Jay Nixon criticizes sales tax proposal.