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NRF State of Retail & the Consumer 2024

NRF State of Retail & the Consumer

Don’t miss NRF’s State of Retail & the Consumer 2024 as we explore the health of American consumers and the retail industry.

The National Retail Federation is the world’s largest retail trade association.

Every day, we passionately stand up for the people, policies and ideas that help retail succeed.

NRF Center for Retail & Consumer Insights

The CNBC/NRF Retail Monitor, powered by Affinity Solutions, provides a first look at how retail sales performed last month.

NRF Center for Retail Insights
Call your member of Congress

As a key industry leader, your voice carries extra weight with Congress as it weighs legislation to reform the broken and unfair U.S. credit card market.

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Public policy outlook for retail in 2024

NRF in Washington: A focus on retail crime, credit card swipe fees, workforce issues and the supply chain.

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Latest from NRF

Monthly Economic Review: March 2024
The path of monetary policy runs through the inflation outlook.
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NRF Economist Says Inflation and Interest Rates Remain Key
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Inflation and efforts to bring it under control will continue to play a major role in the economy this year.
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Capturing the right data to fuel retail success
Harnessing Data NRF 2024 session
NRF 2024: How Abercrombie & Fitch, Sephora and The Vitamin Shoppe stay connected to consumers.
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Improving the front-line associate experience at PetSmart
PetSmart's Theresa Lee speaking on the Retail Get's Real podcast.
Retail Gets Real episode 338: HR talent leader Theresa Lee on culture, communication development and a growth mindset.
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Drew Barrymore and Shae Hong work within a union of trust and taste
Drew Barrymore and Shae Hong speaking at NRF 2024:Retail's Big Show.
NRF 2024: The co-founders of home goods brand Beautiful by Drew discuss their partnership and connecting with consumers.
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How BÉIS Travel and Glossier are transforming markets at the speed of retail
BÉIS' Shay Mitchell, Glossier's Kyle Leahy and Shopify's Harley Finkelstein at NRF 2024: Retail's Big Show.
NRF 2024: BÉIS' Shay Mitchell and Glossier's Kyle Leahy in conversation with Shopify's Harley Finkelstein.
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Future trends that will shape consumer behavior and retail operations
Lee Peterson speaking at NRF 2024: Retail's Big Show
NRF 2024: Leaders of GDR Creative Intelligence, WGSN and WD Partners on technology's impact and the role of stores.
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Inside the digital transformation of Abercrombie & Fitch
Samir Desai of Abercrombie & Fitch on the Retail Gets Real podcast.
Retail Gets Real episode 337: The retailer’s chief digital and technology officer on A&F’s digital revolution.
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Creativity, visibility still needed for U.S. ports, supply chain
Speakers at the Supply Chain 360 Summit at NRF 2024.
NRF 2024: Experts from IKEA, Port Houston and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey on what's ahead.
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Dick’s Sporting Goods’ Ed Stack on leadership, mistakes and vision
Matthew Shay and Ed Stack speaking at NRF 2024: Retail's Big Show.
NRF 2024: Dick’s Sporting Goods’ Ed Stack proves that doing the right thing is always the right thing to do.
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Census Sales Data Shows Consumers ‘Still Engaged’
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Data released by the U.S. Census Bureau shows retail sales cooled in January but that households continued to spend.
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Store closing announcements up in 2023
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Against a tougher consumer backdrop, 2023 was a challenging year for many retailers.
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NRF 2024 event recap

That’s a wrap for NRF 2024: Retail’s Big Show! Check out the Event Recap below.

Michelle Gass on leadership, taking risks and her vision for Levi’s

Retail Gets Real episode 336: The new CEO of Levi Strauss & Co. outlines the opportunities ahead.

Bill Thorne and Michelle Gass on the Retail Gets Real podcast.
Roadmap to NRF's 2023 Year in Review

In 2023, NRF championed the people and policies that fuel success for retailers, the jobs they create and the lives they impact. Explore the Roadmap to NRF's Year in Review.

NRF Foundation Honors 2024

The NRF Foundation Honors took place January 14 in NYC to celebrate industry leaders, award student scholarships and showcase retail as an industry with unlimited opportunity. The event raised more than $3 million to fund the NRF Foundation’s career development programs and resources.

NRF Foundation Honors 2024

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