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Albertsons Inc.
American Booksellers Association
American Specialty Toy Retailing Association
Association for Retail Technology Standards
Automatic Vending - News and Resources
Chain Store Age.com - News and Resources
Chain Store Guide
Convenience Store Decisions
Convenience Store News Online
Drug Store News - News and Resources
Electronic Retailing Association
Fair Trade Federation
Federated Department Stores, Inc. - Macy's, Bloomingdale's
Fred Meyer's Inc.
Furniture Today - News and Resources
The Gourmet Retailer - News and Resources
Grocery Manufacturers Association
Hardlines - Home Improvement Industry
Headlinespot.com - Business News
The Home Depot
Home Furnishing News - Home Products Retailing
Institute of Store Planners
International Council of Shopping Centers
Jewel-Osco Grocery Store
Kanter Retail
The Kroger Company
Mass Market Retailers - News
Minnesota Retailers Association
National Association of Convenience Stores
National Automatic Merchandising Association
National Retail Federation
National Retail Hardware Association
Nation's Restaurant News
Outdoor Retailer
Retail Merchandiser - News and Resources
Retail Traffic
Retail News
RetailWire - News, Discussion and Analysis
Safeway Stores
Schwans Foods
Shopper Marketing Magazine (Formerly P-O-P Times) - In-Store Marketing News
STORES - Magazine
Supermarket News
Target Corporation - Marshall Fields, Mervyn's
TJX Companies - TJ Maxx
Wal-Mart Stores
Wall Street Journal - Business and Industry News

Industry Overviews*:

Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers
Department Stores

E-Commerce: Online Auctions
Electronics and Appliance Stores
Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores
General Merchandise Stores
Health and Personal Care Stores
Hobby, Toy, and Game Shops
Household Appliance Stores
Miscellaneous Retail Stores, Not Elsewhere Classified
Miscellaneous Store Retailers
Museums and Art Galleries
Nonstore Retailers
Optical Goods Stores
Paint, Glass, and Wallpaper Stores
Paint, Varnishes, and Supplies: Wholesale Distribution
Pet Products and Services
Retail Trade
Service-Providing Industries
Sporting Goods, Hobby, Book, and Music Stores

Datamonitor - Global Retailing Industry Profile (PDF)

Reference Books:

Annual Statement Studies: REF HF 5681 .B2 R6
Business Rankings Annual: REF HG 4050 .B88
Business Statistics of the United States: REF HC 101 .A13122
Encyclopedia of American Industries: REF HC 102 .E53 (2 vols)
Encyclopedia of Business Information Sources: REF 5035 .E53x
Encyclopedia of Emerging Industries: REF HD 2324 .E528
Encyclopedia of Global Industries: REF HD 2324 .E53
Encyclopedia of Major Marketing Campaigns: REF HF 5837 .E53
Industry Norms and Key Business Ratios: REF HF 5681 .R25 I53
Information, Finance, and Services USA: REF HD 9999 .I493 U625
Infrastructure Industries USA: REF HD 9506 .U5 A64
The Lifestyle Market Analysis: REF HF 5415.33 .U6 L54
Manufacturing and Distribution USA: REF HD 9721 .M364
Market Share Reporter: REF HF 5410 .M35
The Maturing Marketplace: Buying Habits of Baby Boomers and Their Parents: REF HF 5415.33 .U6 M36
North American Industry Classification System: REF HF 1051.5 .N674
Standard and Poor's Industry Surveys: REF HC 106 .s74
Starting a Food Business in Minnesota: REF TX 911.2 .S72
World Market Share Reporter: REF HD 2757.15 .W67



DSN Retailing: Business Source Premier
European Retail Digest: Business Source Premier
General Merchandise Stores Industry Yearbook: Business Source Premier
In-Store Marketing: Business Source Premier
International Journal of Retail and Distribution Management: Emerald
International Review of Retail, Distribution and Consumer Research: Business Source Premier
Journal of Retailing: PER 3657.0000 and ScienceDirect
Progressive Grocer: Per 5183.2000 and Business Source Premier
Retail Merchandiser: Business Source Premier
Retail Trade: Business Source Premier
Retail Traffic: Business Source Premier
Supermarket News: Business & Company Resource Center
Video Store: Business Source Premier


Automobile Dealers
Bicycle Stores
Boat Dealers
Book Stores
Building Materials/Hardware/Home Center Stores

Carpet and Floor Covering Stores
Census - Retail and Wholetrade
Clothing Stores
Convenience Stores
Florists / Flower Shops
Furniture Stores
Garage Door Retailers
Gas Stations and Truck Stops
Grocery Stores/Supermarkets
Hobby and Craft Stores
International Council of Shopping Centers - Census
Jewelry Stores
Motorcycle Dealers
Museum shops and Stores

Musical Instrument Stores
Paint and Wallpaper Stores
Photographic Equipment and Supply Stores
Recreational Vehicle Dealers
Rent-To-Own Stores
Retail Bakeries
Retail Nurseries/Lawn and Garden Supply Stores
Retail Stores
Shoe Stores
Snow, Ski, and Snowboard Stores
Sporting Goods Stores
Tire Dealers
Vending Machine Operators


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