May 2011

Internet Retailer

Vertical Web Media, LLC

  • Suite 2900
  • Chicago, IL




$102.95 U.S. and Canada/$128.95 elsewhere per year

Portal to E-Commerce Intelligence

Have you ever dreamed of starting your own business? During this technologically driven time, it is imperative for companies to create an online presence. One of the best ways to keep up with contemporary online business strategies is to read Internet Retailer Magazine. This magazine is the largest monthly magazine in e-retailing with 44,000 subscribers. All articles are staff-written and cover strategies and practices that produce success in e-retailing. The magazine covers stories on large e-tailers such as eBay as well as small businesses like Internet Retailer addresses current issues affecting e-tailers such going global and shipping costs. The magazine offers the following features:

  • Color photos
  • statistics
  • Internet retailer surveys
  • Extensive news articles
  • E-commerce advertisements
  • Conference information
  • Products & services guide

In the April issue, Internet Retailer shares 10 retailer case studies which provide valuable lessons on improving e-retail site design and usability. The magazine features an article about Facebook's plans to expand its Deals program to offer exclusive daily deals which can be shared amongst friends. In another article, Internet Retailer unveils Walmart's new service which enables customers to order products online and pick them up at a local store within a few hours (just in time for summer barbecues). Visit Internet Retailer's website at to learn more about the magazine or the world of e-commerce.

Reviewer: Vanessa Harrison, FIDM Library Staff Member