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Easter

Consumer spending expected to reach $16.4 billion
Cybersecurity
Cybersecurity:
Protecting businesses and customers
Supply Chain
Container port

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and officials from America’s largest ports came to NRF for a conversation with stakeholders on what’s next for the West Coast ports. 

Retail Trends
Retailers shouldn’t look at last year’s weather to predict this season’s trends. Here’s why.
Retail Trends
An interview with Isabella Rose Taylor, the youngest honoree on The List.
Retail Trends
2014 Holidays Report Cover

2014 Holidays: What really happened

This report provides a brief look at what happened during the 2014 holiday season in retail with consumer research and economic statistics. Whether you work in the industry or are simply interested in the trends, you can use this report as a guide to planning for the 2015 holiday season.

Retail Trends
Retailers hired about 9,400 college students for internships last summer.

Press Release

Retailers Outline Principles for Federal Data Breach Notification Law

Why NRF wants "everyone to have skin in the game"...
Public Policy
Marketplace Fairness Act reintroduced.
Public Policy
Data Security Financial Institutions

There’s one subject where Obama “gets it” — cybersecurity and the need to protect sensitive consumer information like credit and debit card numbers.

Retail Trends
Walgreen Co.’s Sona Chawla on leadership, innovation and “the art and science” of retail.
Retail Trends
Dream BIG scholarship recipients

More than a dozen 2013 and 2014 Dream BIG scholarship recipients share how — and why — they make time to pursue a degree while balancing work and family life.

Public Policy
Landmark sales tax ruling relied on out-of-date precedent.

Press Release

Consumers on the Hunt for Candy, New Spring Apparel This Easter

Easter spending expected to reach $16.4 billion this year.
Online

The State of Retailing Online 2015: Key Metrics, Initiatives and Mobile Benchmarks

A Shop.org study conducted by Forrester Research.
Public Policy
Senate resolution would ban 'ambush' union elections.

Press Release

Americans Planning to Save, Not Splurge, with Tax Refunds This Year, According to NRF Survey

Half of those expecting a refund plan to save.
Technology

Retail CIO Download Agenda 2015: Secure and Innovate

A look at retail CIOs' most important challenges and opportunities for 2015.
Public Policy
NRF's open letter to President Obama appeared in the Wall Street Journal.

Press Release

Imports Still Rising as West Coast Ports Work on Backlog

Retail imports to rise 16.9 percent in March.