Consumer spending
stifled by snow

ATLANTA – Consumer spending in New England has been suppressed by this past winter's weather, according to a report released last week by First Data Corp., a global payment-technology company. The report said that merchants saw a 6.2 percent drop in overall spending from Jan. 24-Feb. 22. Nationally, consumer spending increased 1.5 percent during the…

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