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FIRAE Member Directory

FIRAE membership is open worldwide to all national retail associations that primarily represent members in the grocery, pharmacy and general merchandise retail sectors. Our members:

  • Have retailers as members
  • Charge dues (membership fees) to these members
  • Are member associations that are represented by individuals who are decision-makers such as the chief staff officer (president, CEO, executive director, managing director, secretary general, etc.) and/or a senior elected official of the organization’s governing board (chairman, director general, etc.).

FIRAE member associations represent 25 countries on six continents. Learn more about the benefits of membership or view a list of current members.

Annual membership dues are US$1,400 for qualifying associations.

FIRAE Leadership

  • Chairman: Retail Institute Italy Managing Director Massimo Volpe
  • Vice-Chairman: French Retail Federation (FCD) Director General (CEO) Jacques Creyssel
  • Treasurer: CAINCO General Manager Daniel Velasco

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Apply for Membership

Join FIRAE today! Complete the application and return it to the FIRAE Secretariat at NRF.

The FIRAE Secretariat and the Chairman review all membership applications to ensure qualifications are met. During this process, the Secretariat and/or Chairman may contact you with additional questions to make a final determination. You will be advised within 30 days of application submission if your FIRAE membership will be granted.

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FIRAE LinkedIn Group

Join FIRAE’s private group on LinkedIn to share ideas and information online.