Associations

Retailers Back Small Business Comeback Act
July 30, 2020 at 8:26 am

The National Retail Federation welcomed legislation introduced this week that would give small businesses new coronavirus pandemic assistance that could be used to pay expenses such as rent and taxes rather than just employee wages.

NRF Calls on Retailers to Set Nationwide Mask Policy
July 16, 2020 at 10:28 am

The National Retail Federation (NRF) has issued a statement encouraging all retailers to adopt a nationwide policy that requires customers to wear face coverings or masks to protect the health and well-being of customers, associates and partners during the coronavirus pandemic.

PureTech Alliance is Formed
July 15, 2020 at 1:54 pm

Executives from the custom installation channel have aligned to form the PureTech Alliance (puretechalliance.com), a national sales and service organization with a mandate to bring premium wellness solutions to technology integrators across all 50 states and Puerto Rico.

CEDIA Announces Revised Tech Summit Schedule
June 16, 2020 at 10:00 am

In-Demand CEDIA event series to resume this Fall, with eight in-person Tech Summits and one new virtual conference have been added to the schedule for the fall.

Retail Delivery Truck Law Questioned, Retailers Look to Appeal
May 14, 2020 at 12:27 pm

The National Retail Federation this week asked a federal appeals court to overturn a recently passed California worker classification law, saying the measure makes it harder for companies to contract with independent truck drivers.

Retailers Unveil Blueprint for Safe Shopping
April 28, 2020 at 11:28 am

Blueprint encourages uniform statewide rules of operations to reopen retail. The Blueprint was developed in accordance with CDC guidelines and benchmarking by leading retailers.