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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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Facebook IQ: Social Media Tools and Insights to Help Retailers Grow

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Oracle Retail — Offering 55+ On-Premise and 30+ Cloud Services to Optimize Operations and Provide Seamless Experiences
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Oracle Retail Optimizes Operations for Seamless Experiences

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InMotion Hosting Helps Businesses Grow Their Web Presence

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10.26.17 Social Responsibility

Making Change at Walmart Pushes for Better Pay to Spur Retail Change

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Yubico Earns Our Award for Multi-Factor Authentication Products

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Memset: Consultation and Cloud Services to Help Growing Businesses

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CrossOver: How 1M+ Mac and Linux Users Run Business-Critical Windows Applications Without System Slowdowns
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CrossOver: How to Run Windows-Based Apps Across Operating Systems

When the time comes to invest in new technology, smart businesses want as many options on the table as possible. They want to optimize their tech spend without...