Retail membership is for companies focused on selling goods directly to the consumer, including discount and department stores, home goods and specialty stores, Main Street merchants, grocers, chain restaurants and Internet retailers.
Associate membership is for companies with a business-to-business relationship with retailers, including but not limited to suppliers, software companies, consultants, wholesalers, media agencies, colleges, universities and education institutions.
The NRF Student Association serves talented students interested in retail careers by offering opportunities for education, networking, research and scholarships. All students at NRF member schools are eligible for membership.
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NRF, Shop.org and ARTS have more than 50 committees, councils and task forces. These groups offer opportunities for members to network, share ideas, establish best practices, prepare testimony for Congress and grow in their careers.