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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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NEC Earns Our Award for Digital Consumer Engagement Solutions
Posted: 4.28.17 Marketing

NEC Earns Our Award for Digital Consumer Engagement Solutions

When walking past a digital display in a retail location, a consumer may see an advertisement for a product of interest. That consumer may spend a few moments looking at...

DuckDuckGo’s Focus on Privacy Provides a Blueprint For Brands
Posted: 4.28.17 Entrepreneurial Success

DuckDuckGo’s Focus on Privacy Provides a Blueprint For Brands

In recent years, consumers have experienced a collective and mounting anxiety surrounding issues of privacy and security, particularly online. Almost weekly, another...

E Ink™ — How Retailers are Using ePaper Displays to Maximize Efficiency
Posted: 4.27.17 Merchandising

E Ink™ — How Retailers are Using ePaper Displays to Maximize Efficiency

The term electronic paper may seem like a contradiction, but there’s no better way to describe it: ePaper looks like paper housed in an electronic device. The secret...

CarGurus Infuses Transparency and Trust into the Auto Marketplace
Posted: 4.27.17 Online Marketplace

CarGurus Infuses Transparency and Trust into the Auto Marketplace

Pentaho: Our Choice for Data Reporting & Analytics Solutions
Posted: 4.25.17

Pentaho: Our Choice for Data Reporting & Analytics Solutions

YoJoe — The Definitive Destination for G.I. Joe Enthusiasts & Collectors
Posted: 4.25.17 Online Marketplace

YoJoe — The Definitive Destination for G.I. Joe Enthusiasts & Collectors

Ebates: The Pioneer of Cash Back for Online Shopping
Posted: 4.21.17 Online Savings

Ebates: The Pioneer of Cash Back for Online Shopping

Online businesses were booming in the late ’90s, and everyone seemed to be getting in on the action. Silicon Valley was a hotbed of innovation during this digital...

AppsFlyer: Measure Marketing ROI By Tracking App Engagement
Posted: 4.20.17 Marketing

AppsFlyer: Measure Marketing ROI By Tracking App Engagement

One of the most challenging business focuses for a large e-commerce retailer like Jet.com is tracking and attributing its marketing efforts, especially when its...