National Retail Federation (NRF)


Retailers Welcome West Coast Port Contract Agreement—Finally!

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Los Angeles—The 29 West Coast Ports, which account for most of the incoming Asian container imports, were back to a semblance of … [Read more...]

Americans Planning to Save—Not Splurge with Tax Refunds This Year: Survey

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Washington--Playing it safe and planning ahead, Americans plan to stash their tax refunds into savings this year. According to the … [Read more...]

Data Security, Omnichannel Initiatives Top Retail CIOs’ Priority Lists

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Washington—With recent high-profile data breaches and the growing need to deliver a unified and differentiated customer … [Read more...]

Healthy Growth in 2015: NRF Forecasts Retail Sales to Increase 4.1% Over Last Year

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Washington—Will the stronger sales most retailers experienced for holiday continue this year? With the U.S. economy gaining … [Read more...]

Retailers to ILWU, PMA: “Stop Holding the Supply Chain Community Hostage”

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Washington--Tensions increased today in the negotiations over 29 key West Coast ports as employers at the ports of Long Beach and … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Arrok Jewelry

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Are you part of the growing counter-Super Bowl generation? Looking for an antidote to roar of the NFL crowd and the smelling of … [Read more...]

Retailers Reiterate Support for Federal Data Breach Notification Standard

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Washington—The effects of this morning’s blizzard may be chief on the minds of many retailers in the Northeast, but once again … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Survey: More Shoppers Plan to Buy Jewelry This Year

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Washington—Not only as U.S. consumers planning to spend more on their Valentine’s Day gifts this year, jewelry, which normally … [Read more...]

Survey: Average Super Bowl Fan to Spend 14% More for Patriots/Seahawks Match-Up

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Washington—While “Deflategate”—allegations that the New England Patriots used deflated footballs during last weekend’s AFC … [Read more...]

Retailers Say Obama State of the Union Proposals May “Open the Door”

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Washington–As the nation awaits to hear President Obama’s agenda for the next year in his annual State of the Union address to the … [Read more...]

Main Street Merchants and Technology Leaders Target Patent Trolls

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Washington—To help in the battle against patent trolls, National Retail Federation today announced the launch of United for Patent … [Read more...]

NRF Holiday Results: Sales Increased 4%

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New York–Confident consumers stocked up on holiday gifts and other merchandise over the 2014 holiday season, helping boost overall … [Read more...]