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June 16, 2014 |
The National Retail Federation and the Retail Industry Leaders Association asked an appeals court to overturn a federal judge’s approval of a controversial lawsuit settlement over Visa and MasterCard’s credit card swipe fees, saying it was negotiated by only a handful of merchants and would do nothing to bring the fees under control.
June 2, 2014 |
According to NRF’s 2014 Father’s Day Spending Survey conducted by Prosper Insights & Analytics, the average person will spend $113.80 on neckties, tools, electronics and other special gifts for dad, slightly down from $119.84 last year. Total spending for the holiday is expected to reach $12.5 billion.
April 29, 2014 |
Families Look to Shower Mom with Gift Cards, Brunch, Apparel Items This Mother’s Day, According to NRF Survey
After splurging on tablets and smartphones, beauty supplies, apparel and jewelry for mom last year, consumers this year will celebrate Mother’s Day keeping practicality in mind.
April 9, 2014 |
Ready for sunshine, chocolate eggs and jellybeans, consumers will welcome the Easter Bunny with open arms this year.
February 19, 2014 |
Having a plethora of options for how to use their tax refunds, more Americans this year are opting to stash their cash away for a rainy day.
February 4, 2014 |
On the heels of a healthy yet modest holiday shopping season, cautious consumers aren’t quite ready to splurge on Valentine’s Day this year, continuing to keep their budgets in check.
January 24, 2014 |
The most watched professional sport in America will draw an estimated 181 million viewers – 75.4 percent – when the Denver Broncos take on the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, February 2 for Super Bowl XLVIII.
July 31, 2012 |
NRF filed an amicus brief in a lawsuit opposing new federal trucking regulations on drivers’ hours of service set by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, saying the regulations were arbitrary and capricious.
June 15, 2012 |
NRF filed an amicus brief with the National Labor Relations Board requesting that it reject a request by the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union that it certify that workers in the women’s shoe department at the flagship Bergdorf Goodman store in New York City constitute a bargaining unit for union organizing.
November 22, 2011 |
The National Retail Federation, the Food Marketing Institute, the National Association of Convenience Stores and two retailers filed a lawsuit in federal court saying the Federal Reserve failed to follow key requirements of a 2010 law when it adopted a flawed cap on debit card swipe fees that took effect this fall.