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NRF Retail Leadership Series

Join Jeff Gennette, chairman & CEO, Macy’s, Inc. for a candid conversation in collaboration with PwC.

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NRF President and CEO, Matthew Shay, discusses consumer behavior ahead of the 2020 holiday shopping season during the coronavirus outbreak.
Retail Leadership Series latest guest
Michelle Gass, CEO of Kohl's talks accelerated changes in retail and how to utilize the pandemic to reset as a company. Sponsored by the Port of Long Beach.
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Coronavirus Retail Regulations by State

State-by-state look at coronavirus-related laws, executive orders, regulations and guidance governing store operations for retailers.


We stand up for the industry

We advocate for retail through strong representation, year-round education and impactful storytelling. Addressing complex policy issues like tariffs, data security and sales tax fairness, we speak out for retail with a clear and authentic voice like no one else can.

Learn how we champion the people and policies that fuel success for retailers.

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Halloween Insights

Consumers anticipate new ways to celebrate Halloween safely, despite Covid-19. From costumes to candy to decorations, the holiday is evolving in 2020.

NRF 2020 Hot 100 Retailers
2020 Hot 100 Retailers

Investments in digital, ecommerce and omnichannel marketing pay off for these hot retailers of 2020.


Watch sessions from NRF PROTECT ALL ACCESS for insights into loss prevention and cyber risk for the retail industry.

Upcoming virtual events

NRF Retail Law Summit
Thriving together through changing times
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NRF Retail Leadership Series
A virtual event series featuring conversations with retail's top CEOs about leadership and the future of retail.
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NRF 2021: Retail’s Big Show – Chapter One
A virtual event to be held January 12-14, 19 and 21-22, featuring robust content combined with a digital expo.
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Coronavirus Resource Center
COVID-19 Resources for Retailers

Daily updates, resources and information for retailers on the ongoing coronavirus response.

COVID-19’s increasing impact on workplace violence

LP practitioners from McDonald’s and United Pacific discuss how employees can handle volatile workplace situations.

Workplace hostility amid Covid
Face covering supplies
Face coverings and protective equipment
If you have face coverings or other protective items necessary for retailers to stay open safely, apply today to get them the supplies they need.
Through the retail lens: Shopper response to retail’s racial reckoning
Kantar Retail SVP Todd Szahun on authentically communicating values to consumers.
Retail and BLM

Retail Gets Real Podcast
NRF’s weekly podcast features unfiltered, insightful conversations with the industry’s most interesting people.
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COVID-19 disrupts Holiday 2020 supply chain planning
Holiday 2020 supply chain
Retail Gets Real episode 187: How retailers are prepping to meet seasonal demand.
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Bringing a personal touch to retail in the age of social distancing
Retail Gets Real episode 186 with Enjoy Technology
Retail Gets Real episode 186: How retailers can adapt for safety and convenience.
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Holiday 2020: Forecasting the unknown
Supply and demand forecasting for holiday 2020
Retail Gets Real episode 185: How retailers can use demand sensing to get ahead of trends.
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Michaels Stores innovates to keep families busy at home
Michaels Stores launch online arts and crafts during pandemic
Retail Gets Real episode 184: ‘Boredom Busters’ and live classes meet growing consumer need.
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Social media drives Gen Z shopping behavior
Gen Z shopping insights
Retail Gets Real episode 183: Insights on how the digitally native consumers use social media to shop.
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Stories around retail industry insights, trends and transformation.
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Leading during ‘ugly caterpillar’ times
Virtual meetings amid pandemic
How leaders are working with their teams to successfully work from home.
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It’s time to talk about racial equity
Diversity & Inclusion at companies
LP experts hold a candid conversation about fighting for change.
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Landlords and Retail Tenants Compromise to Emerge Stronger Post-COVID-19, says NRF and PJ SOLOMON
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Retailers and their landlords are working together to address outstanding rent obligations
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Ralph Lauren teams up with Snapchat for virtual styles
Ralph Lauren Snapchat
The collection lives within Snapchat and the Bitmoji app.
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Creating safe spaces for staff, customers and community
Tractor Supply
How Tractor Supply, Southeastern Grocers and AEO prioritize health and safety during the pandemic.
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