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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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SlideShare Helps Professionals Learn & Grow Through Presentations
Posted: 6.27.17 Personal Development

SlideShare Helps Professionals Learn & Grow Through Presentations

Regardless of how long you’ve been running a business, professional development is key to continued company growth. White papers, reports, and podcasts created by...

Goodshop’s Gumdrop Extension Auto-Applies Deals & Donates to Charity
Posted: 6.23.17 Online Savings

Goodshop’s Gumdrop Extension Auto-Applies Deals & Donates to Charity

Finding the best coupons to apply toward online purchases used to take time and effort. As technology has evolved, modern browser extensions have surfaced that do the...

Acer’s TravelMate Laptop Awarded Best Portable Business Computer
Posted: 6.22.17 Innovative Technologies

Acer’s TravelMate Laptop Awarded Best Portable Business Computer

While the desk will always be associated with the workplace, it is no longer the only place we need to get work done. Whether it is in a conference room, on a plane, or...

Co-Founders of The Muse Rewrite the Job Search Rules With Their New Book
Updated: 6.23.17 Literature & Books

Co-Founders of The Muse Rewrite the Job Search Rules With Their New Book

IK Multimedia Turned a Passion for Sound into a Music Technology Brand
Posted: 6.20.17 Innovative Technologies

IK Multimedia Turned a Passion for Sound into a Music Technology Brand

How CouponChief Built an Engaged Community of Deal-Seekers
Updated: 3.28.18 Savings

How CouponChief Built an Engaged Community of Deal-Seekers

DesignCrowd: Where SMBs Enlist the World's Top Talent for Design Projects
Posted: 6.14.17 Business Solutions

DesignCrowd: Where SMBs Enlist the World's Top Talent for Design Projects

To be taken seriously in a competitive industry, retailers must go beyond selling quality products and delivering memorable customer experiences. They must also look the...

Home Depot Embraces Tech to Build a Better Customer Experience
Posted: 6.14.17 Innovative Technologies

Home Depot Embraces Tech to Build a Better Customer Experience

Retailers have always relied on technology to make their operations run efficiently — from inventory management tools to point-of-sale terminals. But as consumers...