The holiday season is quickly approaching and with it comes the Maryland Retailers Association’s (MRA) Holiday Sales Forecast.The Holiday Sales Forecast is a very important MRA public and media relations activity that benefits our members and the entire retail industry. Holiday sales are always one of the most closely watched indicators for both the Maryland and national economies and we can expect very heavy media coverage. The Holiday Sales Forecast allows us to be pro-active regarding this media coverage. BUT WE NEED YOUR HELP SO MRA CAN BEST ASSIST THE INDUSTRY DURING THIS PERIOD. The MRA Forecast is based on a representative sample of our membership. We would like you to be part of this by taking a few minutes to click Here and complete the survey. CONFIDENTIALITY will be absolutely protected. Please e-mail your completed survey by Friday, November 4 to email@example.com. Thank you for your participation in this important activity that strengthens MRA as the voice of the retail community in Maryland.