Articles are specific in scope and can also provide information on current trends and issues. Article databases listed here are available through the library and allow you to search hundreds of journals, magazines or newspapers for information on a variety of topics.
Learn the basics of searching for articles in business databases in our short video below, or refer to our Research Tips guide for for examples of how to search article databases effectively, like using single words or short phrases.
(Sample video content from Business Source Ultimate database used by permission of EBSCO Publishing.)
Search article databases for news on a variety of retail industries and related topics. Articles can be particularly helpful for researching very specific retail industries (e.g. women's fast fashion) or local retailers.
Try searching using the words retail, retailer/s or retailing and combine them with a more specific industry search words, such as:
drugstore | furniture | grocery | supermarket | toys | clothing | apparel | sportswear | activewear | footwear | menswear | pharmacy | pharmaceutical
Browse recent issues of retail industry journals and magazines to keep up to date on recent news, trends or issues.