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October 3, 2018 |
The National Retail Federationannouncedtoday thatit expectsholiday retail sales inNovember and December – excluding automobiles, gasoline and restaurants – toincrease between 4.3 and 4.8 percent over 2017 for a total of $717.45 billion to $720.89 billion.
October 1, 2018 |
The National Retail Federation issued the following statement from President and CEO Matthew Shay after the U.S., Canada and Mexico reached a deal updating the North American Free Trade Agreement.
September 25, 2018 |
The National Retail Federation announced that it will recognizeLevi Strauss & Co PresidentandCEO Chip Bergh as“The Visionary,” an award given once a year to anoutstanding retail industry leader,duringthe2018NRF FoundationGala on January 13in New York City.
September 25, 2018 |
At an event in Washington today featuring small business owners, manufacturers and a farmer harmed by tariffs, the owner of a Nebraska electronics and appliance store represented the National Retail Federation and discussed how the growing trade war will hurt his business and customers.
September 25, 2018 |
At an event in Washington today featuring small business owners, manufacturers and a farmer harmed by tariffs, the owner of a Nebraska electronics and appliance store represented the National Retail Federation and discussed how the growing trade war will hurt his business and customers.
September 20, 2018 |
Total spending for Halloween is expected to reach $9 billion, the second highest in the survey’s 14-year history. The figure is relatively the same as last year’s previous record of $9.1 billion.
September 16, 2018 |
The National Retail Federation today said a proposed new class action settlement, which purports to resolve claims that Visa and MasterCard set credit card swipe fees in a multi-billion dollar price-fixing scheme, largely resembles part of an agreement that both a federal appellate court and the retail industry had already rejected.
September 16, 2018 |
The National Retail Federation today issued a statement from President and CEO Matthew Shay in response to the Trump administration’s decision to implement tariffs on $200 billion in imported goods.
September 13, 2018 |
NRF says a proposed new joint employer definition offered by the NLRB would provide legal clarity surrounding business-to-business relationships and reverse a controversial Obama-era joint employer standard.