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Continued: Retailers' revenue rose 4.1 pct. in June, best gain since Jan.

  • Article by: ANNE D'INNOCENZIO , AP Retail Writer
  • Last update: July 11, 2013 - 4:20 PM

Analysts expect that stores are going to have to continue to offer discounts heading into the back-to-school shopping season to meet the needs of deal-hungry shoppers. In fact, department store chain Kohl's Corp. is already discounting school uniforms anywhere from 30 percent to 35 percent and certain backpacks from 20 percent to 40 percent.

"Retailers are going to be quite promotional," said Madison Riley, managing director at Kurt Salmon.

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