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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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Food Lion Connects to Communities by Donating 500M Meals
Posted: 10.19.16 Social Responsibility

Food Lion Connects to Communities by Donating 500M Meals

What was once a church in Pageland, South Carolina, became a food pantry eight years ago when the congregation outgrew its original location and needed a new purpose for...

Valpak Connects Local Retailers to Targeted Audiences
Updated: 10.11.16 Business Solutions

Valpak Connects Local Retailers to Targeted Audiences

After a long day at work, going back and forth with my family trying to decide where to go for dinner is the last thing I want to do. Everyone’s hungry and patience is...

ZURB Helps Companies Streamline Marketing Strategies Through Design
Posted: 10.6.16 Marketing

ZURB Helps Companies Streamline Marketing Strategies Through Design

Many retailers’ marketing efforts revolve around making connections with their customers. Those connections form relationships that, ideally, would result in...

Amazon Payments Increases Conversions Up to 35% for Merchants
Posted: 9.29.16 Ecommerce

Amazon Payments Increases Conversions Up to 35% for Merchants

Vimeo Business Streamlines Video Marketing
Posted: 9.28.16 Marketing

Vimeo Business Streamlines Video Marketing

Tictail Makes It Easy for Emerging Designers to Sell Products Online
Updated: 1.30.17 Ecommerce

Tictail Makes It Easy for Emerging Designers to Sell Products Online

Retail Global Conference Focuses on Actionable eCommerce Advice
Posted: 9.21.16 Conferences & Events

Retail Global Conference Focuses on Actionable eCommerce Advice

Conferences can be whirlwind affairs. From the moment you get an ID badge until the applause for the closing speaker dies down, the experience is exhilarating but can...

How Epsilon Helps Retailers Understand & Market to Their Customers
Posted: 9.15.16 Marketing

How Epsilon Helps Retailers Understand & Market to Their Customers

A few months back, at a Client Advisory Forum, Epsilon brought together 12 of its retailers in Denver, Colorado for a client forum, to hear about their current marketing...