BRIEF-U.s. retail sales rose 2.5 percent during 2012 holiday season-shoppertrak

Wed Jan 9, 2013 10:15am EST

Jan 9 (Reuters) - USA-RETAIL: * U.s. retail sales rose 2.5 percent during 2012 holiday season-shoppertrak * Foor traffic 2.5 percent during 2012 holiday season-shoppertrak