The National Retail Federation today called on Congress to renew its commitment to international trade by approving legislation that would reauthorize Trade Promotion Authority (TPA), saying such authority is critical to advancing free trade agreements.
The National Retail Federation issued the following statement today from Senior Vice President and General Counsel Mallory Duncan on the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s consideration of the Data Security and Breach Notification Act.
Today the National Retail Federation announced a multimillion-dollar investment to form a new department within the organization focusing on industry research. The Retail Research and Analysis Center will bring together all existing research within NRF and expand upon the wide range of issue areas and trends already studied. The Center will focus on four main areas: the economy, legislative and regulatory policy, the retail industry and consumers.
Import cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is expected to rise 8 percent this month over last year as West Coast ports continue to recover from a backlog of cargo that built up before a tentative new labor agreement was signed.
An Obama administration proposal to expand overtime and redefine what it means to be a restaurant or retail manager will likely harm mangers’ career paths and undermine the quality of customer service they are able to provide, according to a new survey conducted for the National Retail Federation.
The Association for Retail Technology Standards, a division of the National Retail Federation, has announced two major additions to the ARTS Standard Request for Proposals library on selecting payments solutions and video analytics solutions.