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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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E Ink™ — How Retailers are Using ePaper Displays and Electronic Shelf Labels to Maximize Efficiency & Increase Revenue
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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 — Disrupting the Auto Marketplace by Infusing Data into the Buying Process to Foster Trust and Transparency
4.27.17 Online Marketplace

CarGurus Infuses Transparency and Trust into the Auto Marketplace

Many consumers now prefer to buy clothes, household products, and even groceries online because of the convenience and vast options the internet provides. But that move...

How Amazon Web Services Ushered Major League Baseball into the Digital Age with Scalable, Cloud-Based Infrastructure
4.25.17 Innovative Technologies

How Amazon Web Services Ushered MLB into the Digital Age

America’s favorite pastime was past due for a facelift. Founded in 1903, Major League Baseball was looking to harness the power of big data in a way that would delight...

Pentaho: Our Editor’s Retail Choice Award™ for Big Data Reporting and Analytics Solutions

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4.25.17 Online Marketplace

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

How QuestionPro Helps You Improve Customer Experience With Its Comprehensive Survey and Analytics Platform
4.24.17 Consumer Surveys

QuestionPro — Improving Customer Experience Through Surveys

Ebates Pioneered Cash Back for Online Shopping and Steadily Grew a Massive Following by Focusing on Consumer Satisfaction
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...

How AppsFlyer Lets You Precisely Measure Marketing ROI By Tracking Real-Time Mobile In-App Events
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 is tracking and attributing its marketing efforts, especially when its...