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Industry Publications

Industry Publications

Chain Store Age

This magazine targets retail executives at all levels and areas of the industry. Content includes information and analysis on diverse areas of retail management, from real estate development to electronic selling.

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Free to qualified professionals (subscription form available online)

Published monthly

Dealerscope

Magazine covers product and strategies for consumer-technology retail professionals. Issues provide information on consumer electronics and major appliances and the latest products and services.

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Free to qualified professionals (subscription form available online)

Published monthly

Direct

Direct marketing industry Website covering trends, postal issues, consumer issues, alternative media and other topics and concerns related to the field. Reports include telemarketing, e-mail and new technologies.

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E-newsletters free to qualified professionals (subscription form available online)

Independent Retailer

Independent Retailer delivers in-depth news and feature stories, targeted to independent retailers, wholesalers, distributors and closeout buyers. Articles focus on marketing, management, finance, new products, store security, employee relations, company profiles and more. Independent Retailer’s vital business information produces greater readership, more pass-along readership, more time spent with the publication and more exposure for advertising.

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Subscription Form available online

Published monthly

Integrated Solutions for Retailers

Magazine aimed at retailers who invest in technology products - retail software, e-commerce, merchandise management and payment processing systems - for their businesses.

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Free to qualified retailers (subscription form available online)

Published monthly in print and digital editions with online updates

Internet Retailer

Publication devoted to electronic retailing issues. Topics include industry news, technology, market trends, operations, personnel, and marketing as it relates to e-retailers, mobile commerce, and B2B. Also includes webinars and blogs by industry experts.

License! Global

This intellectual property licensing and merchandising publication offers trends, tips and strategies for all aspects of retail industry.

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Free to qualified retailers (subscription form available online)

Published nine times per year in print and digital editions with online updates

Retail Info System News

RIS delivers information technology news and trends to high-level executives in the retail industry. Formats include: a monthly magazine, weekly e-newsletter, Web site reporting, blogs and podcasts.

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Free to qualified retailers (subscription form available online)

Magazine published monthly

NRF SmartBrief

In collaboration with the National Retail Federation, this daily e- mail newsletter has summaries and clips of retail news and job listings from hundreds of publications. Provides links to original sources.

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Free to qualified retailers (subscription form available online)

NRF Stores

A National Retail Federation publication that reports on a variety of issues senior retail executives are facing or will face, including retail technology, loss prevention, human resources, Internet services and merchandising. The magazine provides news on trends, ideas, consumer statistics and technologies.

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Free to qualifying retailers and National Retail Federation members

Published monthly in print and digital editions with online updates

Retailing Today

Provides news, trends, and research for decision makers in the 150 largest retailers in all categories of the industry (apparel, entertainment, food, health and beauty, and home). Includes topics on people in the industry, insights, and technology as well as up-to-date newsfeed. Published biweekly.