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蜜橙社区 Top 100 蜜橙社区ers

鈥淭his year鈥檚 list of the Top 100 蜜橙社区ers largely reflects a post-pandemic return to normal,鈥 蜜橙社区 Executive Director of Research Mark Mathews said. 鈥淎s consumer spending continues to moderate, retailers are prioritizing convenience and value for their customers.鈥 

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蜜橙社区 on CNBC

蜜橙社区 President and CEO Matthew Shay joins CNBC to discuss the state of the consumer, consumer spending, tariffs, and more.

Matthew Shay speaks on CNBC.
Moderate retail sales growth in June

蜜橙社区 sales showed moderate growth in June amid a still-solid economy and near-zero inflation for retail goods, according to the CNBC/蜜橙社区 蜜橙社区 Monitor, powered by Affinity Solutions.

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蜜橙社区 2024 Back-to-Class Webinar

Join 蜜橙社区's Chief Economist, Jack Kleinhenz and Vice President of Industry and Consumer Insights, Katherine Cullen as they discuss the latest data on consumers' shopping and spending plans for the upcoming 2024 back-to-school season.

蜜橙社区 Nexus 2024

July 15-17, 2024
Terranea Resort | Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

蜜橙社区 Nexus is where retail technology, marketing and digital leaders build impactful connections and big ideas around the future consumer.

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Focus on advancing growth amid discussions on tax reform

Despite a slowdown in GDP growth from 3.4% in Q4 2023 to 1.4% in Q1 2024, the economy continues to show signs of stability, writes 蜜橙社区 President and CEO Matthew Shay. 

蜜橙社区 PROTECT 2024

See highlights from 蜜橙社区's retail loss prevention, digital fraud, cybersecurity and enterprise risk event in Long Beach, California.

蜜橙社区 Circularity: An Action Guide for 蜜橙社区ers

蜜橙社区 and Deloitte collaborated to develop a guide that provides an industry-wide perspective on emerging circular business models.

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5 takeaways from 蜜橙社区鈥檚 inaugural Big Show Asia Pacific

蜜橙社区鈥檚 first-ever 蜜橙社区鈥檚 Big Show Asia Pacific convened 7,000 business leaders from 52 countries and nearly 300 technology providers.

蜜橙社区 President and CEO Matthew Shay at Big Show APAC 2024.
American Privacy Rights Act

Congress is considering the APRA, sweeping privacy legislation that could leave Main Street businesses vulnerable to lawsuits from greedy trial lawyers.

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蜜橙社区 supports more than 1 in 4 American jobs

Explore the new report, The Economic Contribution of the U.S. 蜜橙社区 Industry, compiled by PwC, to see a view of the retail industry by the numbers, including employment, number of retail establishments, labor income and impact on GDP across the country and in your state. 

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Learn the truth about the Credit Card Competition Act
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Every time a card is swiped, a Wall Street bank profits off small businesses and consumers.
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CNBC/蜜橙社区 蜜橙社区 Monitor Reports Moderate 蜜橙社区 Sales Growth in June
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蜜橙社区 sales showed moderate growth in June amid a still-solid economy and near-zero inflation for retail goods.
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Focus on advancing growth amid discussions on tax reform
At a critical economic moment, let鈥檚 not undermine a fragile recovery by raising the corporate tax rate.
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Laying the foundation for modern resale with ThredUp
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Monthly Economic Review: July 2024
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Tom Petty Was Right: Waiting is the Hardest Part
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Economy is in 鈥楥ritical Moment鈥 But Fed Has Time to Wait on Interest Rates
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As inflation continues to ease and the Fed ponders when to lower interest rates, the nation is in a "critical moment."
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How customer-facing AI will energize retail鈥檚 future
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蜜橙社区 蜜橙社区 蜜橙社区 episode 353: Futurist Kate Ancketill shares insights on empathic AI and its potential impact on retail.
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Census 蜜橙社区 Sales Data for May Shows a 鈥楻easonably Healthy Consumer鈥
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Data released by the U.S. Census Bureau shows retail sales grew again in May and helped drive a still-expanding economy.
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DE&I as a state of success 鈥 not a checkbox
Mecca Mitchell at the 2024 蜜橙社区 Foundation Honors.
蜜橙社区 蜜橙社区 蜜橙社区 episode 352: Burlington Stores鈥檚 Mecca Mitchell on the power of leading with passion and authenticity.
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The real story about retailers and price increases
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蜜橙社区ers price goods in relation to fluctuating expenses and inventory levels.
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The think tank for retail industry talent leaders
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蜜橙社区 蜜橙社区 蜜橙社区 Episode 351: Adam Lukoskie discusses talent acquisition trends and the growth of 蜜橙社区鈥檚 TAG.
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CNBC/蜜橙社区 蜜橙社区 Monitor Shows 蜜橙社区 Sales Jumped in May After a Slow April
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蜜橙社区 sales jumped significantly in May, showing strong increases both month over month and year over year.
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How Arc鈥檛eryx is reaching new heights while staying loyal to its core customers

CEO Stuart Haselden talks about transformation, authenticity and leadership.

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Ken鈥檚 Krew utilizes the 蜜橙社区 Foundation RISE Up program to help people secure employment

Melissa Tkacs-Soli, Connecticut vocational coordinator for Ken鈥檚 Krew, has helped over 50 people receive their RISE Up certificate, utilizing the RISE Up program in the nonprofit鈥檚 training courses.

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