This month’s SCORE Infographic shares insights into how the wholesale and retail industry play a significantole in local communities.

Wholesalers generate $6.5 Trillion in U.S. sales and create 2.2 Million U.S. jobs! The goods that are created are then pushed to small businesses for local sale. 

It starts with wholesalers generating $6.5T in U.S. sales and creating 2.2M U.S. jobs!

  • 90% are small businesses with less than 20 employees.

- Then retailers rack it all up...

  • There are 3.8M retail establishments
  • 28M direct jobs
  • 42M in total job impact
Consumers shop Main Street to help their local economy!
  • 93% say it is important to support their local economy


Download this month’s SCORE Infographic for the full picture on all these stats.

About the Author(s)

Bridget Weston Pollack

Bridget Weston Pollack is the Vice President of Marketing & Communications at the SCORE Association.

Vice President of Marketing & Communications, SCORE