Key Performance Indicators Report — November 2021

Nov 12, 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

Despite a range of complex challenges for small businesses, including a lack of workers for unfilled positions and inventory shortages, experts are forecasting economic growth over the holiday season…

State of Business: Automotive Industry

Global vehicle sales hit its lowest level since May 2020 — a clear sign of the worsening supply crisis…

Recent Vehicle Recalls

A roundup of recent manufacturer safety recalls…

State of the Economy

Trends suggest employment numbers could soon return to pre-pandemic levels, but significant upward pressure on wages may become the new normal…

Consumer Trends

Consumer confidence improved last month, reversing a three-month downward trend as concerns about the spread of the Delta variant eased…