Retail Insights and Trends

From NRF’s blog, podcast and research

From exploring the impact of retail in our economy, to telling the stories of the 42 million Americans that make up the industry, NRF highlights industry insights, data and trends through our blog, podcast, video, live events and original research.

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Retail Gets Real Podcast
NRF’s weekly podcast features unfiltered, insightful conversations with the industry’s most interesting people.
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NRF Research
NRF produces research throughout the year responding to trends, consumer sentiment and economic forces.
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