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As the nation’s largest private-sector employer, retail contributes $2.6 trillion to the annual GDP. No other industry comes close.

Learn more about the industry that powers our economy.

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Retail Events
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NRF produces and supports events all year long. Explore our featured events below or browse through our full calendar.
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Retail's Impact
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Retail’s impact on the U.S. economy
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On the Hill
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See what policy issues NRF is working on today.
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Committees and Councils
NRF committees and councils
NRF has more than 40 committees, councils and task forces.
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Retail Newsletters
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Stay informed and connected: Subscribe to retail newsletters and updates.
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Retail Insights and Trends
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Browse all of NRF’s content, including blog posts, press releases, original research and tools to help retailers.
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