Swiss Stores Seeing Sales Fall Most in 15 Years on Euro

Swiss Stores Seeing Sales Fall Most in 15 Years on Euro

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Pedestrians shelter under Swiss-branded umbrellas as they walk past stores in Zurich, Switzerland, on Monday, Dec. 12, 2011. Switzerland’s economy is cooling as the franc’s strength is making exports more expensive just as the euro region edges toward a recession.