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State of the Union: Retail's Priorities

NRF's letter to President Biden outlines the policy priorities that will help retailers — and the customers and communities they serve — thrive.

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 thrive.

Super Bowl spending in 2023

In 2023, 192.9 million U.S. adults plan to tune in to the big game. This year, 103.5 million people plan to throw or attend a party, and another 17.8 million plan to watch the game at a bar or restaurant.

Super Bowl
Valentine's Day shopping in 2023

Consumers are expected to spend $25.9 billion on Valentine’s Day this year, up from $23.9 billion in 2022 and one of the highest spending years on record.

Valentine's Day
NRF 2023: Retail's Big Show

See what you missed from the show in New York City! Take a look at our event recap featuring video highlights, blog posts, photo galleries and press coverage.

NRF Foundation Honors in NYC

The eighth annual NRF Foundation Honors took place this January in New York City and raised nearly $3 million to support careers in retail.

NRF Foundation Honors
Announcing NRF 2024: Retail’s Big Show Asia Pacific

The new annual conference and exhibition will be held June 2024 in Singapore.

Marvin Ellison
Lowe’s CEO Marvin Ellison is The Visionary 2023

NRF announced Lowe's Chairman and CEO Marvin Ellison as The Visionary 2023 during the eighth annual NRF Foundation Honors on Jan. 15 in New York City.

Thank you, retail crime fighters

The retail industry celebrates members of Congress who have shown exceptional leadership and commitment to fighting retail crime by sponsoring bipartisan bills to help curb this dangerous trend and deter retail criminals.

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Future-proofing retail with trend forecaster Andrea Bell
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Retail Gets Real Episode 295: WGSN’s Andrea Bell talks about global drivers, consumer trends and the future of retail.
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NRF 2023: With a nod to segmented consumer audiences, the actor, writer and producer says it’s key to foster agreement
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Petco’s vision of a one-stop shop for pet owners
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How PepsiCo is rethinking the associate experience
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How Neiman Marcus creates enduring, luxurious relationships
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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 amid supply chain disruption.

NRF Foundation credential

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