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The State of Retailing Online

NRF is the world’s largest retail trade association. Every day, we stand up for, celebrate, educate and inspire the people who power the retail industry. 

We champion the people and policies that fuel success for retailers, the jobs they create and the lives they impact.

Help us get more women running retail and tech into the boardroom.

NRF works with theBoardlist in its effort to increase gender diversity in the board room.

 
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Tina Sharkey, CEO and Co-Founder, Brandless speaks at NRF 2019
 
Impact of tariffs

NRF is working to amplify the voices of local businesses that are paying the cost of the trade war and educate lawmakers on the importance of free trade and the negative impact of tariffs on businesses and consumers. 

 

From the blog

 
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Top 50 Global Retailers
STORES Magazine ranks international retailers based on their operations at the start of 2018.
 
Co-founders Lisa Bradley and Cameron Cruse of R.Riveter
5 women making a major impact in retail
Women are driving the evolution of retail in every aspect.
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3 ways brands can attract superfans
Companies that successfully stand out in today’s experiential retail market has one thing in common: Superfans.
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Brandless CEO Tina Sharkey on stage at NRF 2019
How purpose powers community at Brandless
CEO Tina Sharkey outlines 3 steps to building a community that cares.
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The coming AI revolution in retail and consumer products
How companies are thinking about implementing intelligent automation in their businesses.
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Students at the NRF Student Program
 
Retail’s next generation of talent

NRF’s philanthropic arm, the NRF Foundation helps support a bigger, better pool of talent for retailers nationwide. Through education, training, scholarships and experiences for everyone from high school and college students to people with barriers to employment, we help more job seekers take their first steps toward promising careers.

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