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Did You Know?
The retail industry employs more people than any other industry, with over 28 million retail jobs in the U.S. — (Source: National Retail Federation)
Total retail sales now top $22 trillion globally, with that number growing more than 4.5% annually — (Source: About.com)
Almost 20% of U.S. retail sales come during the period between the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays — (Source: eMarketer)
76 of the 100 largest retailing companies in the world are based in the United States — (Source: Global Powers of Retailing Report)
About two-thirds of the total U.S. gross national product (GDP) comes from retail consumption — (Source: About.com)

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10.26.17 Social Responsibility

Making Change at Walmart Pushes for Better Pay to Spur Retail Change

Across the country, many retail workers rely on their job to pay the bills and support a family. But as the cost of housing and food have risen, wages haven’t always...

Enterprise-Grade Security for Everyone: Yubico Earns Our Editor’s Retail Choice Award™ for Multi-Factor Authentication Products
10.25.17 Cyber Security

Yubico Earns Our Award for Multi-Factor Authentication Products

When industrial designer Stina Ehrensvärd decided to move her finances online, the bank informed her about the security protocol it used: A digital certificate for...

How Memset’s Consultative Approach and Secure Cloud-Based Hosting Services Meet the Needs of Growing Businesses
10.25.17 Ecommerce

Memset: Consultation and Cloud Services to Help Growing Businesses

After overcoming the challenges of launching and reaching the point of profitability, a small business owner might feel as if the worst growing pains are in the past. But...

CrossOver: How 1M+ Mac and Linux Users Run Business-Critical Windows Applications Without System Slowdowns
10.24.17 Software

CrossOver: How to Run Windows-Based Apps Across Operating Systems

AT&T Retail Expert Michael Colaneri Addresses the State of the Industry and Why Businesses Need to Make Right-Size Technology Investments
10.24.17 Innovative Technologies

AT&T Retail Expert Michael Colaneri Addresses the State of the Industry

How Feefo’s Review Platform Helps Businesses Increase Consumer Trust and Drive Conversions Through Genuine Feedback
10.23.17 Marketing

Feefo’s Review Platform Helps Boost Consumer Trust & Drive Conversions

McKesson Solves the Operational Needs of Healthcare Organizations to Increase Efficiency & Improve Patient Experience
10.23.17 Business Solutions

McKesson Helps Health Organizations Improve the Patient Experience

A healthcare provider’s ability to deliver the best possible patient experience goes only as far as the organization’s own efficiency. Wherever inefficiencies...

How Maxwell Ryan Channeled His Passion for Learning to Grow Apartment Therapy and The Kitchn into Brands that Foster Nurturing Home Environments
10.20.17 Personal Development

How Maxwell Ryan Built Apartment Therapy and The Kitchn into Successes

After Maxwell Ryan left teaching and started a home design consultation business — that a few years later became Apartment Therapy — he happened to be working with a...