International trade supports millions of American jobs and is essential to the U.S. economy, the National Retail Federation says in a new report that provides a state-by-state breakdown of the benefits of tradeInternational trade supports millions of American jobs and is essential to the U.S. economy, the National Retail Federation says in a new report that provides a state-by-state breakdown of the benefits of trade.
For the fifth year in a row, Retail’s BIG Show has been acknowledged as a top trade show, growing each year in size and scope and seen by trade show professionals as one of the industry’s leading events. The world’s premiere online resource for trade show and event industry news, Trade Show News Network, recently announced Retail’s BIG Show 2014 ranked #112 on their coveted Top 250 Trade Show list, up from #132 in 2013.
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.