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Has now by phone is shopper track founder Bill Martin hill you you projecting a gain of two and a half percent -- holidays sales okay.
That is that just in bricks and mortar stores.
Yes -- every holidays do you that is only taken into consideration the consumer behavior -- the brick and mortar stores and and we would consider that all manner of retail whether it's the mall strips that are high street mall.
Well that's better.
Now that's interesting because our online sales all way up I am reliably informed that your -- but does not include that.
It is not that we keep a close -- -- -- because it's an important part of the retail complexities.
We see that growing double digits but we still noted only represented about 8109%.
Of total retail therefore 91%.
Of retailer -- -- -- place in the brick and mortar stores.
Now we've mentioned just a moment ago that some of the reason for this weakness in brick and mortar sales.
It is submitted lot of discounting going on so the dollar volume is not what it could've been.
Is that part of the deal.
Well it is part of the on there's a lot of complexity in the number this year in a little long calendar we've had a lot of interest in events that have occurred.
Some tragic events that have occurred to simulate all of that weighs on the psyche of the consumer.
And so why we see them and headed to the stores from a foot traffic stand point that they are a little bit stingy with the dollars that they are putting out there.
It just seems to me like this economy is weakening for all kinds of reasons but it's weakening and your -- figure into that and that part of that.
That -- thanks so much indeed for joining us we appreciate your numbers staff from shopper track back -- you're.
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