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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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Fareportal Earns $4.5B in Sales on Travel Booking
Posted: 8.29.16 Travel

Fareportal Earns $4.5B in Sales on Travel Booking

Back in December, my friends and I sat together on the floor of my apartment, with our laptops in front of us and plenty of pizza to go around. We were spouting off...

BrandVerity Protects Your Brand and Verifies Compliance
Posted: 8.25.16 Marketing

BrandVerity Protects Your Brand and Verifies Compliance

In the days when print and television-based advertising were the main drivers of a company’s marketing campaign, there was little need to question the authenticity of...

TopCashback Passes Members 100% of Earned Advertising Commission
Updated: 9.27.16 Online Savings

TopCashback Passes Members 100% of Earned Advertising Commission

When I was a senior in high school, one of my favorite English teachers drew me aside on the last day of class. “I got you something that made me think of...

MyRegistry Helps Retailers Capitalize on Registry Sales
Posted: 8.23.16 Business Solutions

MyRegistry Helps Retailers Capitalize on Registry Sales

Why Subscription Boxes are Still a Hot Commodity
Updated: 8.18.16 Ecommerce

Why Subscription Boxes are Still a Hot Commodity

Lane Bryant Changes the Conversation on Plus-Size Fashion
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Lane Bryant Changes the Conversation on Plus-Size Fashion

Is Mobile-Only Shopping the Future for Retail?
Updated: 1.11.18 Mobile

Is Mobile-Only Shopping the Future for Retail?

In 2015, 68% of American adults owned a smartphone and other 45% owned a tablet, which put mobile shopping right at the fingertips of many consumers. Shoppers use their...

15 Budget-Friendly Northeast Destinations
Posted: 8.8.16 Leisure & Travel

15 Budget-Friendly Northeast Destinations

From magical snow-topped towns and flowery parks in full bloom, to sun-drenched seaside escapes and hiking trails lined with fallen autumn leaves, the American Northeast...