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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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The iConsumer Business Model Rewards Shoppers with Cashback and Stock
Posted: 2.8.17 Online Shopping

The iConsumer Business Model Rewards Shoppers with Cashback and Stock

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RadiumOne Rebrands Po.st — Its Sharing Tools Reveal Actionable Analytics
Posted: 2.3.17 Marketing

RadiumOne Rebrands Po.st — Its Sharing Tools Reveal Actionable Analytics

Many companies seek to uncover how consumers interact with their brands and products to deliver more effective, better-targeted campaigns. However, even the companies...

KPMG Helps Retailers Distinguish Lasting Trends from Passing Fads
Posted: 2.3.17 Financial Services

KPMG Helps Retailers Distinguish Lasting Trends from Passing Fads

As we walked around three floors full of exhibitor booths at the 2017 National Retail Federation Big Show in New York, one thing stood out: future innovations were...

Nielsen Norman Group Helps Businesses Grow Bottom Lines
Posted: 2.2.17 Business Solutions

Nielsen Norman Group Helps Businesses Grow Bottom Lines

D-Link: Our Editor’s Retail Choice Award™ for IP Surveillance
Posted: 1.26.17 Business Solutions

D-Link: Our Editor’s Retail Choice Award™ for IP Surveillance

Retail Industry Trends that Microsoft’s Karen Garrette Expects for 2017
Posted: 1.26.17 Conferences & Events

Retail Industry Trends that Microsoft’s Karen Garrette Expects for 2017

Leverage Indeed, the World’s Largest Jobs Site, for Your Staffing Needs
Posted: 1.26.17 Human Resources

Leverage Indeed, the World’s Largest Jobs Site, for Your Staffing Needs

Pier 1 Imports, known for its unique home furnishings and decor, was launching a new e-commerce website in 2012 and needed to hire more than 100 customer relations...

CashStar: Digital Gifting Solutions for Personalized Experiences
Posted: 1.24.17 Online

CashStar: Digital Gifting Solutions for Personalized Experiences

Most retailers recognize the positive image — not to mention the profit — they can earn from an effective promotional campaign. However, according to the...