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Border Adjustment Tax

Tax reform

Proposed Border Adjustment Tax could cost American families $1,700 in first year alone
RISE Up: Building
the next generation of retail talent
New York Fed CEO William Dudley spoke about tax reform at Retail's BIG Show.
Public Policy
Retailers meet with Trump

CEOs from some of the nation’s top retail companies met with President Trump at the White House Wednesday.

Industry started the year on a high note.
Retail made up nearly a fifth of the 227,000 jobs added to the nation's economy.
Retail Trends
Lana Hopkins’ idea has grown into a $20 million business.

Press Release

NRF Forecasts Retail Sales Will Increase 3.7- 4.2 Percent Over 2016

Non-store/online sales expected to increase between 8 and 12 percent.

Press Release

Imports to Grow in First Half of 2017 as Economy Improves

Increase parallels retail sales forecast.
Retail Trends
Richard Branson Fireside Chat

At Retail’s BIG Show, Sir Richard Branson encouraged retailers to think like entrepreneurs.

Executives from Ashley Stewart, Walmart, Macy’s and HSN on finding and keeping top employees.
Retail Trends
NRF CEO Matthew Shay on how disruption — from technology to politics — is impacting retail.

Press Release

NRF Foundation launches RISE Up

Education and credentialing program helps people secure jobs in retail.

Press Release

University of Phoenix and National Retail Federation Inspire Retail Employees to ‘Dream BIG’

20 retail professionals to be awarded full-tuition scholarships.
Chief Technology Officer Ratnakar Lavu on using chatbots and other emerging technologies.
Store Operations
How GameStop and The Vitamin Shoppe turn customer insights into better shopping experiences.
Public Policy
Assessing the impact of potential and major changes.

Press Release

Retired NFL quarterback and former D.C. police chief to headline NRF PROTECT 2017

Peyton Manning and Cathy Lanier to keynote loss prevention conference.
SORO 2017

The State of Retailing Online 2017: Key Metrics, Business Objectives and Mobile

Digital retail leaders reveal their top three priorities, new investments and investments in mobile features and functions.

Public Policy
Changes that were being made can halt for the moment.
Retail Trends
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