Retail Resources and Tools

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4-5-4 Calendar
The 4-5-4 Calendar ensures sales comparability between years, dividing years into 4-, 5- and 4-week months.
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Retail Buying Guide
The STORES Buying Guide is a tool used to search for products and services for the retail industry.
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Top Retailers
STORES Magazine’s annual lists of the nation’s largest and fastest-growing retailers.
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Retail Safety and Security Tools
Tools and research for retail loss prevention and asset protection professionals.
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State of Retailing Online
The State of Retailing Online study examines the impact of ecommerce and provides key metrics for benchmarking.
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