Kristina Stewart

Managing Editor
Kristina Stewart

Kristina Stewart is managing editor at the National Retail Federation. In this role, she manages production of STORES Magazine, NRF’s member publication, as well as contributing to content strategy, editorial direction and publication of content across NRF’s digital platforms.

With an eye for detail, a heart for deadlines — and a touch of obsessiveness — Stewart started at NRF as a copy editor in 2010 and became managing editor in 2013. Prior to joining NRF, she was the editor of NICHE magazine, a B2B publication for independent retailers, and the managing editor of its sister consumer publication, AmericanStyle.

Originally from upstate New York, Stewart has a degree in English from Towson University, near her adopted hometown of Baltimore.

Authored by Stewart

Getting personalization right
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Retail Gets Real episode 133: Research firm GfK's insights on the most consumer-friendly tactics for personalization.
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How retailers can prepare for the workforce of the future
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Retail Gets Real episode 132: Carrie Duarte from PwC’s Workforce of the Future.
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How Lilly Pulitzer stays fresh for a new generation
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Retail Gets Real episode 131: A conversation with Lilly Pulitzer President Michelle Kelly.
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9 women making waves in retail
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A look at the women taking the stage at NRF NXT
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3 cyber threats and 4 ways to protect against them
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Experts at NRF PROTECT outline how to safeguard against today's most imminent cyber threats.
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How thredUP is changing secondhand fashion
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Retail Gets Real episode 124: Operational details that are woven into making shopping for used clothing sexy.
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Tackling the complex challenge of workplace security
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From NRF PROTECT: How to keep employees and shoppers safe in the face of threats.
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3 traits of transformative CIOs
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How CIOs from Couche-Tard – Circle K, Gap and REI plan for success.
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How Brit + Co’s founder manages change
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Leading a company through change takes experimentation, adaptability and open-mindedness.
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Behind the ‘business’ of hacking
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“Ethical hackers” like Sherri Davidoff find weaknesses and help businesses protect themselves from cyber criminals.
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Building communities in and out of the store
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Retail Gets Real episode 116: Small business owner Rachael Gruntmeir on the unexpected opportunity in retail.
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Engaging consumers in a channel-less world
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Retail Gets Real episode 114: How Chris Silver from URBN empowers associates to engage with customers.
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