ABI/INFORM Complete 
*Available to current students, faculty and staff only
An index to business magazines, journals and trade publications.

Business Rankings Annual 
*Available to current students, faculty and staff only
This annual Gale publication is a rankings compiled from a variety of publications.

Business Source Elite on EBSCOHost 
*Available to current students, faculty and staff only
An index to business magazines, journals and trade publications.

Deloitte: Retail, Wholesale & Distribution
Analysis of current trends in the retail sector.

Encyclopedia of Global Brands 
*Available to current students, faculty and staff only
Published by St. James, this resource profiles over 250 products from development to current status.

Encyclopedia of Major Marketing Strategies 
*Available to current students, faculty and staff only
This Gale encyclopedia summarizes 100 marketing campaigns between 2010 and 2013.

GlobalEDGE: Retail
Based at Broad School of Business at Michigan State University, GlobalEDGE's Global Insights by Industry are an excellent resource for basic company information, links to industry resources, regulatory agencies, and trade data.

Global Powers of Retailing
A current report from Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu covering the international retail sector.

Global Retail Development Index
Global management consulting firm A.T. Kearney publishes the Index annually, ranking the 30 top developing countries for retail investment.

HBS Working Knowledge: Retail
This Harvard Business School online forum features articles by HBS faculty.

Market Share Reporter 
*Available to current students, faculty and staff only
Published annually by Gale, Market Share Reporter compiles data from a variety of sources.

Market Share Reporter: Trends Over Time 
*Available to current students, faculty and staff only
A Gale publication that traces market share for over 50 industries.

MSCI ESG Manager 
*Available to current students, faculty and staff only
Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) ratings and reports for companies and industries.

National Retail Federation
The website of this trade association features industry information and forecasting.

Nexis Uni
*Available to current students, faculty and staff only
Formerly LexisNexis AcademicNexis Uni is a good source for news, business and legal research. Sources included newspapers and magazines, newswires, web publications, company reports, industry and trade publications, law journals, and federal and state regulations and case law.

PwC: Consumer Markets
Research and analysis from PriceWaterhouseCoopers.

Statista 
*Available to current students, faculty and staff only
Statista is a statistics portal that provides data from a wide range of sources on a wide range of topics. Tables, charts and graphs may be downloaded in the standard formats.

US Census Industry Statistics Portal: Retail Trade
The Portal links to data on workforce, sales, and enterprises.