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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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Valassis Marketing Solutions Help Local Businesses Attract and Retain Customers
Posted: 5.10.18 Business Solutions

Valassis Marketing Solutions Help Local Businesses Attract and Retain Customers

Small retail and restaurant owners wear a lot of hats — there’s always something to do and never enough time to get it done. Along with acting as the principal...

MaxBack Offers Consumers More Choice as They Shop Electronics
Posted: 5.10.18 Online Savings

MaxBack Offers Consumers More Choice as They Shop Electronics

Smartphones have taken on a larger role in our lives in recent years. We use them to text, get driving directions, post on social media, search the web and, sometimes...

Rewards.com Seeks to Revolutionize Customer Loyalty Programs
Posted: 5.9.18 Innovative Technologies

Rewards.com Seeks to Revolutionize Customer Loyalty Programs

Loyalty programs sound like a great deal. But when customers want to redeem their points, they often run into blackout dates, minimum redemption qualifications, and other...

Penn Station Subs: A Franchise Built on Quality and Customer Service
Updated: 5.9.18 Customer Service

Penn Station Subs: A Franchise Built on Quality and Customer Service

IRCE 2018: The Largest Must-Attend E-Commerce Event in Retail
Updated: 5.10.18 Conferences & Events

IRCE 2018: The Largest Must-Attend E-Commerce Event in Retail

How the SAP S/4HANA Retail Platform Leads to Omnichannel Success
Updated: 5.9.18 Innovative Technologies

How the SAP S/4HANA Retail Platform Leads to Omnichannel Success

Glee Gum’s Sustainability & Healthy Ingredients Resonate with Consumers
Updated: 5.4.18 Entrepreneurial Success

Glee Gum’s Sustainability & Healthy Ingredients Resonate with Consumers

Modern consumers, with ready access to information about food production and studies that link artificial ingredients to health risks, have become more selective about...

Picaboo’s Photo Innovations & Nonprofit Program Make Memories More Meaningful
Posted: 4.26.18 Ecommerce

Picaboo’s Photo Innovations & Nonprofit Program Make Memories More Meaningful

When digital cameras became widely available in the late ‘90s, they changed the way consumers captured and interacted with images. It became possible to instantly view...