NRF Research

NRF produces research throughout the year responding to trends, consumer sentiment and economic forces.
2019 Retail Compensation and Benefits Survey

Every year, Mercer and NRF team up to collect data from hundreds of retailers and millions of employees to provide insights into compensation, turnover, incentive structures, benefits packages, demographics and more.

Retailers use the data to view compensation trends and evaluate their benefits compared with competitors.

 
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Consumer View
 
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NRF’s Consumer View is a quarterly look at what shapes retail.
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Holiday and Seasonal Trends
 
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NRF conducts consumers surveys to see how Americans will spend and celebrate throughout the year.
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The coming AI revolution in retail and consumer products
 
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How companies are thinking about implementing intelligent automation in their businesses.
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All NRF Original Research

NRF takes a closer look at an emerging group of consumers, millennial parents, and how they shop compared to other generations.
Momentum continues into third quarter amid ever-tightening labor market and healthy consumer confidence.
The economy is heating up along with the temperatures this summer, and the pace of economic growth may be the strongest in several years.
Economic fundamentals for the U.S. economy and the consumer are in place and consistent with NRF’s outlook for economic performance for the rest of 2018.
The 2018 report of the annual National Retail Security Survey looks at the financial impact to retailers of inventory loss and loss prevention staffing and budgets.
The U.S. economy in general is performing well based on key economic data.
NRF takes a closer look at an emerging group of consumers, millennial parents, and how they shop compared to other generations.
This third and final installment of a global study examines what this youngest generation considers to be “retail essentials” as well as what delights and engages them.