SCORE, – www.score.org - mentors to America's small businesses, has gathered statistics about the effects that small wholesale and retail enterprises have on our economy through revenue generation, employment and social consciousness.
According to data presented visually in the infographic, 90% of wholesalers are small businesses with less than 20 employees and these enterprises generate $6.5T in sales and create 2.2M jobs. The infographic also displays the gross margins associated with various wholesale sectors.
Retail Business Data
There are 3.8M retail establishments in the U.S. that are directly responsible for 28M jobs, impacting 42M jobs in total. The infographic also lists the gross margins associated with various retail sectors.
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