Key Performance Indicators Report — August 2021

Aug 13, 2021

THE SHOP created the Key Performance Indicators Report to provide shop owners with valuable economic and industry data in an accessible, time-saving manner. Click on any of the links below to access that data in this month’s report.

The Brief

With global economic recovery hinging on vaccination efforts, small business owners are losing confidence and are expecting a slowdown in job creation…

State of Business: Automotive Industry

Kyle Shiminski, vice president and general manager at Warn Industries, offers his insight on the supply chain issues currently impacting the industry…

Recent Vehicle Recalls

A roundup of recent manufacturer safety recalls…

State of the Economy

While the Federal Reserve says price increases are temporary, the U.S. economy grew less than expected during the last three months and businesses and suppliers are feeling the burn…

Consumer Trends

A decline in consumer sentiment was concentrated in the outlook for the national economy and complaints about high prices for homes, vehicles and household durables…