At the end of each month, the AGS team looks back at articles and blog posts that we saw this month that stood out to us. Some are from news agencies, and many come from our partners, but not all use our data. Here is the round-up from November 2022.


We are right in the thick of holiday season, and retailers have a little bit more to be happy about this year. According to CBRE, retail sales should be up this year:

Holiday Retail Sales Expected to Increase This Year | CBRE

Sites USA

Grocery store locations, especially a high end grocery store, can always benefit from proper site selection. A real-world case study is over on the Sites USA blog:
Sites USA – Finding The Void Grocery Store


In uncertain times, how can you find opportunities to grow? Now more than ever, it is time to be smart with your site selection:

Finding Market Opportunity Amid Uncertainty (


In the future, will there be EV charging stations instead of gas stations? It is something to consider, especially if you are opening a fuel site:

Is your fuel site ready for EV charging? | Kalibrate Global

Census Bureau 

If you love soccer and demographics, this new World Cup themed population bracket from the Census Bureau is just the thing for you:

U.S. Men’s Soccer Team Headed to 2022 World Cup in Qatar (