• 01.31.11

The 8 Driving Forces for Retail in 2011

The U.S. and world economies have been showing signs of recovery. Unemployment is down and spending is slowly starting to go back up. The retail industry is poised for a big year following a strong last quarter in 2010. What are the keys to continued success?

 Most would agree that 2010 was a year that showed tremendous gains in retail fueled by an improving economy and advances in technology, particularly in the realms of eCommerce and social media. In 2011, every expectation will be met or exceeded as retail will be nuclear powered by the Internet.


This graphic by our friends at Savings takes a look at where we’ve been and explores the future innovations and indicators that will make or break the retail industry in 2011.

Retail 2011

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About the author

JD is Founder of Dealer Authority. He lives in Southern California with his wonderful family and spends way too much time on social media.