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Retail Management

This guide is a compilation of recommended research resources for the study of Retail Management.

Associations and Organizations

Professional and trade associations often collect industry statistics, maintain directories, publish white papers and research reports, and information related to industry news, trends and forecasts, technological developments, regulatory information, in addition to organizing conferences, and more.  Information retrieved from associations can often be very helpful, since they usually provide a unique insider perspective.

Associations regularly provide free access to their information on their website, although in some instances a membership may be required.  Look for a section on the website entitled: Resources, Research, News, Library, Statistics, or Data.

A selection of leading associations for the Retail industry are listed below.  Alternatively, you can identify other associations of relevance by using the following sources and strategies.

Selected Associations