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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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RedFlagDeals: Fostering a Strong Community Accelerates Growth

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Walkers Shortbread Earns Award for Quality Products and Sustainability

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Payoneer’s Payment Solutions Help Businesses Expand Globally

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Pepperjam Shows Retailers How to Thrive by Adopting New Advertising Solutions in a Rapidly Evolving Internet Ecosystem
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Pepperjam Shows Retailers How to Thrive with New Advertising Solutions

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