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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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RedFlagDeals: Fostering a Strong Community Accelerates Growth
3.28.18 Online Savings

RedFlagDeals: Fostering a Strong Community Accelerates Growth

In 2000, Derek Szeto was a teenage video game enthusiast. Whenever he went online searching for deals on his favorite games, he found great discounts in the US — but...

Walkers Shortbread Earns Award for Quality Products and Sustainability
3.28.18 Entrepreneurial Success

Walkers Shortbread Earns Award for Quality Products and Sustainability

With just a recipe, 50-pound bank loan, and the desire to create the “World’s Finest Shortbread,” Joseph Walker started a small bakery in the Scottish Highlands in...

J.D. Power Provides Insight on Wireless Customer Satisfaction
3.27.18 Consumer Surveys

J.D. Power Provides Insight on Wireless Customer Satisfaction

A new J.D. Power study illustrates just how much on-the-go shoppers rely on their mobile devices. The consumer respondents in the study indicated they preferred to use...

Payoneer’s Payment Solutions Help Businesses Expand Globally
3.27.18 Business Solutions

Payoneer’s Payment Solutions Help Businesses Expand Globally

DemandCaster Increases Real-Time Inventory Visibility
3.27.18 Business Solutions

DemandCaster Increases Real-Time Inventory Visibility

Pepperjam Shows Retailers How to Thrive with New Advertising Solutions
3.26.18 Marketing

Pepperjam Shows Retailers How to Thrive with New Advertising Solutions

ID.me Earns Our Award for Discount Verification in E-Commerce
3.26.18 Ecommerce

ID.me Earns Our Award for Discount Verification in E-Commerce

Many retail stores, restaurants, and venues offer exclusive discounts to groups of customers distinguished by details such as their age or community service — from...

CareerArc: How Retailers Recruit and Transition Employees Today
3.26.18 Human Resources

CareerArc: How Retailers Recruit and Transition Employees Today

Modern retailers find the recruitment and retention of qualified employees to be a significant challenge. This struggle is primarily caused by the perception of retail...