NRF Membership

The world’s largest community
for retailers

For over a century, NRF has been a voice for every retailer and every retail job, educating, inspiring and communicating the powerful impact retail has on local communities and global economies.

With 17,000+ member companies spanning the diverse retail industry, NRF membership provides value for every type of industry company while offering unique benefits for all employees.

In 2023, NRF has continued to elevate its role as the voice of retail during the pandemic and amid economic challenges. Learn more about NRF’s efforts and successful support of our members and the industry here.

NRF Membership Lounge

Experiences at the NRF Membership Lounge

Attendees experienced breakthrough moments in the NRF Membership Lounge where they had exclusive members-only perks and activations. They were able to take advantage of this dedicated lounge space located in the Crystal Palace to unwind and connect with other retail colleagues. Thank you to our sponsors Dailypay, Newland and Visa!

You can still connect directly with the NRF team to learn how the latest member benefits and programs can help you and your team succeed in 2023. 

Members-only perks in the Lounge included:

  • Daily breakfast and happy hour
  • Complimentary coat check ticket
  • Charging stations and relaxation chairs
  • NRF Pop-up Shop

New at NRF 2023 was the introduction of NRF Talks. These short, informal conversations featured NRF's industry research, workforce and policy experts discussing the latest industry trends and sharing how to support retail’s future and the latest retail training programs. Learn about these talks and sign up here!

Ready to be part of something big?

As the world’s largest retail trade association, NRF is uniquely positioned to empower the industry that powers our economy. Our curated resources, research, reports, content, networking opportunities and programs support our community of 16,000+ industry member companies.

Join us and be part of retail’s reimagination. Download our membership 101 guide today.

Members save more.

NRF retail member companies can save up to $270,000 a year through a variety of members-only benefits, perks, programs and resources.

Our members enjoy benefits including special rates at NRF events, year-round industry-leading content with NRF On Demand, free access to the NRF Cyber Risk Exchange, and select complimentary NRF Foundation credential passes, in addition to dedicated advocacy and lobbying. The savings add up quickly!

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Don't miss out.

Start the conversation. Connect with our Membership team today to take advantage of member benefits before NRF 2024.

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