Retailing refers to the sale of goods to ultimate consumers for personal or household consumption. This website, started in 2012, reviews the state of the retail industry and provides a brief history of retailing in the USA.
This online advertising guide for the retailing industry compares online shopping versus brick-and-mortar retailing, with links to selected consumer goods websites.
Discount stores date back to the late 1940s and early 1950s, just after the end of World War II. They were conceived during the post-war economic boom, to serve the consumer needs of baby boomer families.
More than 100 years ago, the state hardware associations created a national organization that began to publish a National Hardware Bulletin. Today, that publication is known as the Hardware Retailing magazine, and the NRHA's mission is to provide services and information to help hardware and home improvement retailers become better, more profitable merchants.
The following articles provide recent retailing-related news.
Fresh evidence of the permanent shift in the power-base of British retailing will emerge this week when Boohoo Group, the online fashion giant, buys the former high street stalwarts Oasis and Warehouse.
Sky News. Tuesday, 16 Jun 2020 19:38:00 +0100.