Online Holiday Sales to Hit $96 Billion, Gift Cards and Clothing Top Wish Lists

NRF Consumer Holiday Spending Survey

NRF’s holiday consumer spending survey reveals that the average holiday shopper will spend $749.51.

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Sales Soar as Black Friday Evolves

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Black Friday’s days are numbered as retailers move toward a full weekend of promotions and events.

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Get-Out-The-Vote Initiative

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NRF has launched an initiative dedicated to educating and engaging America’s retail industry to encourage retail’s active participation in the elections.

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Groups Oppose Proposed Swipe Fee Settlement

Groups Oppose Swipe Fee Settlement

Letter outlines reasons behind opposition to proposed settlement of antitrust lawsuits filed by merchants against Visa, MasterCard.

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Back-to-School Spending Up

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The average person with children in grades K-12 will spend $688.62 on their children’s back-to-school merchandise, up from $603.63 last year.

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Swipe Fees to Strike Out?

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A proposed settlement between Visa Inc., MasterCard Inc. and retailers offers $6.5 billion to retailers and a lower swipe fee for eight months.

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NRF Praises House’s Decision to Repeal ACA

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The House of Representatives’ vote to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act has drawn praise from the National Retail Federation.

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Fight and Win Against Organized Retail Crime

Andrew Wren

In this podcast, Wren Solutions CEO Andrew Wren discusses how to implement tactics to guard against organized retail crime.

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Iconeum Religious Items

Prayer beads from Iconeum Religious Items

Company imports hand painted, hand assembled holy image wall art that never tarnishes.

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National Retail Federation Dismayed by Supreme Court Decision


The U.S. Supreme Court deemed the Affordable Care Act constitutional in a 5-4 decision issued June 28.

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