Retail jobs from coronavirus demand
While many retailers have been forced to make cuts to their workforce due to temporary or permanent closure caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, other retail companies are hiring thousands of workers to meet increased consumer demand. Find opportunities.
NRF is closely monitoring the situation around COVID-19, coordinating with government agencies, health experts and retailers as the situation continues to evolve.
The CARES Act explained for retailers
Small Business relief program summaries and how-to guides
Job opportunities for workers displaced by COVID-19: Companies hiring now
Daily updates from NRF on the administration response and our activities
While many businesses are closed to maintain social distancing and protect public health during COVID-19, retailers are stepping up to assist the communities they serve, ensuring people are healthy, safe and receiving the products and services they need.
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.
Crucial merchants like grocery chains, discount and drug stores are in need of additional staff and have expanded opportunities for employment — creating an economic opportunity for displaced workers and those seeking jobs in a time of uncertainty.