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By Barbara Farfan

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • All 2014 U.S. Retail Industry Store Openings, Domestic & International Created: Tuesday, January 14, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014
      Find all 2014 U.S. retail industry domestic and international store openings here. This is a complete list of the larest retail and restaurant chains opening new stores worldwide in the 2014 calendar year.
    • All 2014 Store Closings - US Retail Industry Chains to Close Stores Created: Monday, January 06, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014
      This is a complete, updated roundup of all 2014 retail store closings from the largest U.S. retail industry chains. Find all the underperforming U.S. and International retail locations that will be closed by U.S. based retail chains in calendar year 2014 here. This is also a full list of U.S. retail stores, brands, and chains that are closing big stores and downsizing to smaller locations, filing bankruptcy, and completely going out of business completely in 2014. Get all U.S. retail store closing totals and numbers here.
    • Death of Legendary US Retail Industry Founder, Alvah Roebuck of Sears Created: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      Get expert retail analysis of the death of the Sears brand through the eyes and values of the founders of Sears in this article. On the anniversary of his death, find out how Sears co-founder Alvah Roebuck would view Sears challenges today and lead the great American Sears brand into the future.
    • Walt Disney Inspirational Quotes About Starting a Business and Entrepreneurship Created: Thursday, July 14, 2011 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Find inspirational quotes about starting a business and entrepreneurship from Walt Disney, founder of The Walt Disney Company in this article. Get inspired by the business philosophies that drove a...
    • 2014 Best US Retail Industry Companies for Women in Leadership Jobs - NAFE Created: Wednesday, April 13, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      Which U.S. retail industry companies are the best employers for women who want to get promoted into retail executive leadership, management and executive positions in 2014? This article shows the retail companies that the National Association for Female Executives recognized in 2014 as being the Top Retail Companies for Executive Women because of the number and position of female executives they have working in their organizations today. Also find a comparison of the best retail companies for women who want to be retail executives in 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010 and 2009.
    • Trending News for 2014 Back-to-School Shopping Season Retail Sales Created: Tuesday, July 15, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
      Find an index of trending news related to the 2014 back-to-school shopping season and information about back-to-school retail sales. Get the latest information about back-to-school marketing, survey results, spending trends, and sales in 2014 in this article.
    • Perkins Resturant eClub - Coupons, Freebies, Discounts & Gifts at Perkins Created: Sunday, July 04, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014
      Get information about Perkins restaurant chain coupons, freebies, discounts, and gifts. Perkins Bakery joins top U.S. retail restaurant industry chains in building customer loyalty by giving away ...
    • List of All New Year's Eve Store Hours & Clearance Sales December 31 Created: Thursday, December 29, 2011 Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014
      Get a complete list of the best New Year's Eve and New Year's Day sales and store hours on December 31, 2011 and January 1, 2012 in this article. Happy retailers are happy to offer year-end New Year's clearance sales and deals to end a happy holiday shopping season. Find out what New Year's Eve and New Year's Day sales and clearances are happening online and in stores at Wal-Mart, Macy's, Best Buy, Target, Costco, and other major retail chains and which retail chains will be closed completely on New Year's Day.
    • What are Luxury Retail Brands’ Company/Corporate Mission Statements? Created: Monday, July 07, 2014 Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014
      What are the company mission statement of the world’s largest luxury retail brands like Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Tiffany’s, Coach, and Swarovski? This is a complete index of the corporate missions, visions, and values of the biggest, best, and most popular luxury retail companies here.
    • What are the Company Mission Statements of the Largest US Non-Retail Companies? Created: Sunday, March 11, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      What are the Company Mission, Vision, and Values Statements of Bank of America, Wells Fargo and the largest non-retail U.S. companies? Find a complete index of the missions, visions, and values fo...
    • Quotations About Innovation from Steve Jobs, Founder of Apple Corporation Created: Thursday, June 16, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Find inspiring quotes about innovation from Apple Corporation founder and CEO Steve Jobs in this article. Steve Jobs has gained a worldwide reputation for being a visionary leader of a creative co...
    • What Is the World's Largest Shoe Store and Where Is It Located? Created: Thursday, August 29, 2013 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      What is the largest shoe store in the world? Shoe shopping fanatics around the world ask that question every day because to a true shoe-a-holic, there’s no such thing as a shoe store that...
    • Is Apple the Largest U.S. Retail Company? Does Apple Sell the Most Products? Created: Monday, July 08, 2013 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Is Apple the largest retail company in the U.S.? Because of its aggressive global retail expansion, some of the most frequently asked questions about the Apple Corporation and Apple is about the s...
    • Which US Radio Shack Electronics Stores Are Closing in 2014 and in What States? Created: Sunday, March 09, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Find out which U.S. Radio Shack stores are closing in 2014 in this article. Find out which Radio Shack brick-and-mortar retail store locations will close and in which states Radio Shack store clos...
    • Which Retail Clothing Chain is the World’s Largest Retailer of Fashion Apparel? Created: Thursday, July 18, 2013 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      What is the world’s largest fashion retailer? Which apparel retailer from which country is considered to be the biggest? Get answers to the frequently asked questions about global fashion and...
    • What is the largest shopping mall center in the U.S.with the most retail stores? Created: Thursday, July 18, 2013 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      When asking questions about the biggest shopping mall, the answer depends on how you measure the “biggest” and how you define “largest."
    • What Was the First Job and Work Experience of Fred Smith, CEO of Fedex Corp.? Created: Wednesday, August 21, 2013 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      What was the first job of Fred Smith, CEO and founder of Fedex corporation? Did Fred Smith have delivery, retail, or customer experience before founding the Federal Express corporation? Find info...
    • What Are the International Countries Where McDonald’s Restaurants Are Located? Created: Thursday, September 27, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Where are the locations of McDonald’s restaurants outside of the U.S. and around the world? This is a complete list of the countries where McDonald’s global franchises are located. Fi...
    • What is the Panera Bread Mission Statement? Answers About Panera’s Mission Created: Monday, August 27, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Question: What is the Mission Statement of Panera Bread Restaurants? Find answers to frequently asked questions about the mission statement, vision and values of the Panera Bread fast casual rest...
    • What is the McDonald’s Mission Statement? Answers About the McDonald’s Mission Created: Monday, August 27, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Question: What is the Mission Statement of McDonald’s Restaurants? Find answers to frequently asked questions about the mission statement, vision and values of the McDonald’s fast foo...
    • What is the Best Buy Stores Mission Statement? Answers About Best Buy’s Mission Created: Saturday, August 25, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Question: What is the Mission Statement of Best Buy Electronics Stores? Find answers to frequently asked questions about the mission statement, vision and values of the Best Buy retail corporatio...
    • What is the Target Stores Mission Statement? Answers About the Target Mission Created: Saturday, August 25, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Question: What is the Mission Statement of the Target Stores? Find answers to frequently asked questions about the mission statement, vision and values of the Target retail corporation along with...
    • Where are the locations of Apple Computer retail stores outside of the U.S.? Created: Tuesday, June 26, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Where are the locations of Apple Computer retail stores outside of the U.S. and around the world? Get a complete list of the countries where Apple Computer is operating brick-and-mortar retail sto...
    • What are the Worst McDonald's Menu Food Items for Sodium and Salt Content? Created: Wednesday, June 13, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      What are the worst McDonald's menu food items for sodium content? Which McDonald's food choices are the saltiest and contain the highest amount of salt? Get answers to these frequently asked ques...
    • How Do I Find and Follow the Official Target Stores Twitter Feed? Created: Sunday, March 25, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Since is actively involved in building strong community relationships, a frequently asked question about Target is "How do I find and follow the Twitter feed for Target retail stores?" Find links ...
    • How Do I Find and Follow the Official Wal-Mart Stores Twitter Feed? Created: Sunday, March 25, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Since Wal-Mart is the world's largest retail and Twitter is one of the world's largest social media platforms, a frequently asked question is "How do I find and follow the Twitter feed for Wal-Mart...
    • Best of Black Friday Deals - 2011 Computer Price Comparison Guide - 11-25-2011 Created: Wednesday, November 23, 2011 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Find the best Black Friday 2011 computer prices and deals with this complete list of computer deals, specials, discounts, and doorbuster sales at Wal-mart, Kmart, Best Buy, Target, Staples, and oth...
    • Best of Black Friday Deals - 2011 Camcorder Price Comparison Guide - 11-25-2011 Created: Wednesday, November 23, 2011 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Find the best Black Friday 2011 prices and deals on camcorders with this complete list of camcorder deals, specials, discounts, and doorbuster sales on Blu-Ray players, at Wal-mart, Kmart, Best Buy...
    • Non-retail Professionals Found Great Value Working Retail and Restaurant Jobs Created: Wednesday, June 20, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Professionals in all industries worked retail and restaurant jobs at some time in their career, and many found great value in their past retail and restaurant work which helped create success in th...
    • What Is the World's Largest Retail Store? Created: Tuesday, March 20, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      What is the largest retail store in the world? Although Macy's Department Store in New York City was the world's largest retail store for many years, there is another retail company that built a si...
    • Which Retail Companies Report Earnings to Investors and Analysts in April, 2012? Created: Friday, March 16, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Publicly traded U.S. retail industry companies like Rite Aid, Wal-Mart and Safeway are all making their quarterly or annual earnings reports to investors and analysts in April, 2012. Find out the ...
    • Best Last-Minute Christmas Gift Shopping, Buying, Shipping, Giving Created: Saturday, December 18, 2010 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Last minute Christmas gift shoppers have more options than ever before for last-minute Christmas gift shopping, buying, shipping and giving in 2010. Find a list of the best last-minute Christmas g...

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