NRF Membership

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Join the world’s largest retail trade association.
NRF memberships are available for retailers, industry partners, universities and their students and FIRA members.

NRF is the world’s largest retail trade association, representing discount and department stores, home goods and specialty stores, Main Street merchants, grocers, wholesalers, chain restaurants and internet retailers from the United States and more than 45 countries.
NRF Retailer membership
NRF associate membership
Industry Partners
Industry partner membership is open to companies with a business-to-business relationship with retailers, including but not limited to suppliers, software companies, consultants, wholesalers and media agencies.
Connect your university to a host of nationally recognized scholarships, networking and learning opportunities, as well as top industry recruiters that you may not be connected with.
NRF University membership
NRF FIRAE membership
Federation of International Retail Associations
FIRA membership is open worldwide to all national retail associations that primarily represent members in the grocery, pharmacy and general merchandise retail sectors. FIRA member associations represent 25 countries on six continents.

Already a member? Login to access these top member-only resources.

  • NRF On Demand: This NRF member benefit provides you and your colleagues over 15 hours of video content from our industry-leading events. New videos and topics are added throughout the year. 
  • Exclusive original research: Access resources including the State of Retailing Online report, NRF Job Board, historical Port Tracker data and more.
  • Committees and Councils: NRF has more than 40 committees, councils and task forces that offer opportunities for members to network, establish best practices, prepare testimony for Congress and grow in their careers.

NRF members also receive exclusive discounts to these partner events throughout the year.

Questions? Email or call our membership team at 202-783-7971.