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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:
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:

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12.29.17 Ecommerce

Trust Guard Helps Inspire Consumer Confidence & Increase Conversions

It’s no secret that web hackers are growing evermore skilled and ambitious. Hardly a week goes by without news of another prominent e-commerce brand falling prey to...

IFS Field Service Management Software Helps Retail Service Partners Maximize Efficiency & Improve Customer Relationships
12.27.17 Software

IFS Helps Retailers Improve Customer Relationships & Maximize Efficiency

Spencer Technologies was looking for ways to trim costs and complexity from its service delivery infrastructure and position itself for future growth when it turned to...

12.22.17 Online Savings

vouchercloud™ Reaches Consumers with Relevant Content & Offers

Not long ago the process of redeeming a coupon relied on consumers finding it, cutting it out, and not losing it before it expired. I couldn’t tell you how many of...

Ikoula: A Web Host Committed to Customer Service, Privacy, and the Environment
12.22.17 Business Solutions

Ikoula: A Web Host Committed to Service, Privacy, & Sustainability

ONLYOFFICE Earns Our Retailer’s Choice™ Award for Collaborative Workplace Software Solutions
12.22.17 Software

ONLYOFFICE Earns Our Award for Workplace Software Solutions

From College to Career: Fastweb Connects Students with the Resources and Opportunities They Need for Long-Term Success
12.21.17 Personal Development

Fastweb: Connecting Students to College Funding & Career Resources

Blurb Empowers Storytellers with the Tools They Need to Create, Publish, and Sell Their Books
12.21.17 Literature & Books

Blurb Empowers Creatives with the Tools to Create, Publish, and Sell

Twelve years ago, Eileen Gittins simply wanted to make a book of her photography. However, she encountered two obstacles during her journey to bring her book to life and...

Sappi Innovates Sustainable Packaging Solutions to Help Brands Satisfy Their Corporate Responsibility Goals
12.20.17 Social Responsibility

Sappi Innovates Sustainable Packaging Solutions for Businesses

Eco-conscious brands are always looking for ways to reduce the environmental impact of their production processes. And more companies are deciding to go green, especially...