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April 15, 2021 | Retail Sales, Economy
Retail sales rebounded with huge gains in March as government checks fattened consumers’ bank accounts and more vaccination against COVID-19 made it easier for shoppers to get out of the house and lead the acceleration of the U.S. economy, according to NRF.
April 13, 2021 |
The National Retail Federation today announced that former Macy’s Inc. Chief Marketing Officer Martine Reardon is joining the NRF executive management team as chief marketing officer and executive vice president of content and membership.
April 9, 2021 |
The National Retail Federation today issued the following statement from NRF Senior Vice President of Government Relations David French after it has been reported that a majority of workers at Amazon’s Bessemer, Alabama-based warehouse voted no to union representation.
April 9, 2021 |
The National Retail Federation today issued the following statement from President and CEO Matthew Shay in response to the passing of BJ's Wholesale Club President and CEO Lee Delaney.
April 7, 2021 | Port Tracker, Supply Chain, Trade, Economy, Retail Sales
The unprecedented surge of imports at retail container ports that began last summer is expected to continue at least through the end of this summer as retailers work to meet increased consumer demand, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker report from NRF and Hackett Associates.
April 1, 2021 | Economic Review, Economy, Retail Sales
With more vaccines in arms, federal stimulus putting money into pockets and consumers shopping again, the U.S. economy has made dramatic progress since the coronavirus pandemic brought activity to a near-standstill this time last year, NRF Chief Economist Jack Kleinhenz says.
April 1, 2021 |
Reed Exhibitions’ CardNotPresent.com (CNP) Brand and National Retail Federation (NRF) Announce Industry Partnership
Card Not Present® (CNP) and the National Retail Federation (NRF) today announced their industry partnership, which will encompass year-round content sharing, co-marketing, and collaboration for NRF’s summer 2021 launch of NRF Retail Converge and future NRF PROTECT events - providing comprehensive retail industry security education and solutions across loss prevention, digital fraud prevention, and cyber risk.
March 31, 2021 | Trade, Supply Chain
The National Retail Federation today issued the following statement from NRF President and CEO Matthew Shay in response to the release of President Joe Biden’s $2 trillion “American Jobs Plan” to improve the nation’s infrastructure system.
March 29, 2021 |
NRF and the Retail Industry Leaders Association have asked to intervene in longstanding class-action litigation brought by merchants against Visa and Mastercard over fees charged to process credit card transactions.
March 25, 2021 |
The National Retail Federation today issued the following statement from President and CEO Matthew Shay following the Senate’s approval to extend the Paycheck Protection Program.