National Retail Federation

NRF Nexus conference featured speakers Kara Swisher and Kate Anketill

NRF Nexus 2023

July 10-12 | California’s Terranea Resort

Journalist Kara Swisher and trend expert Kate Ancketill will lead keynotes on retail innovation at the event where tech, marketing and digital execs connect.

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Father's Day breakfast
Consumers to spend record amount for Father’s Day

Consumers will collectively spend a record-high $22.9 billion to celebrate Father’s Day this year, according to the annual survey. Total expected spending for the holiday is up from last year’s $20 billion and exceeds the previous record of $20.1 billion in 2021.


NRF President and CEO, Matthew Shay, joined CNBC’s ‘Squawk Box’ to address retail theft, how it is affecting retailers and how to combat the issue.

Loss prevention
Fighting organized retail crime

Organized retail crime is a growing threat for retailers

Organized retail crime (ORC) is the large-scale theft of retail merchandise with the intent to resell the items for financial gain. Learn more about how ORC differs from shoplifting, the impact it’s having on retailers across the nation and how NRF is working with lawmakers to combat the issue.

Join us at NRF PROTECT
June 5-7, 2023

Don’t miss our final registration deadline for retailers! You save $100 on individual and team Full Conference Passes when you register by May 24.

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Join the General Counsels Forum Dinner and Summer Meeting
June 20-21, 2023

NRF's retail general counsel community is invited to join us at the General Counsels Forum summer meeting in Washington, D.C. Network with your colleagues during a welcome reception and networking dinner, followed by a day of peer-to-peer discussions and presentations.

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NRF Foundation credential

The NRF Foundation’s RISE Up Warehouse, Inventory and Logistics course prepares employees for roles in warehouse and fulfillment in the supply chain.

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