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NRF On Demand: Research and Innovation Webinars

Watch the latest webinars highlighting the current research trends, innovations and insights to help retailers make data-driven decisions.

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Inflation's bottom line: What retailers need to know
May 2022

Join NRF’s VP of Research, Mark Mathews, and Senior Director for Industry and Consumer Insights, Katherine Cullen, as they discuss how we got here and what the current inflationary environment could mean for retail’s bottom line in 2022.

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Inflation shopping
Retail worker
Want to drive retention, revenue, and operational execution? Give your retail workers what they want
May 2022

In this webinar, Nudge brings together exclusive market research, real-world examples and a decade of experience working with top retail brands to answer this critical question: What do retail workers want?

Leveraging Social Media and Your Leadership Team During a Crisis
April 2022

Join the team at Sprout Social as they discuss how to develop and manage an executive social strategy.

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Holiday shopping
2021 NRF Holiday Retail Sales Results
February 2022

NRF Chief Economist Jack Kleinhenz discusses latest data on December retail sales and recaps the 2021 holiday season.

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2021 NRF Holiday Retail Sales Forecast
October 2021

Watch as NRF Chief Economist Jack Kleinhenz and Senior Director for Industry and Consumer Insights Katherine Cullen discuss NRF’s 2021 holiday sales forecast, consumer spending and shopping trends.

Holiday spending
Retail Advocates Town Hall: From Retail to Representative
October 2021

From first jobs to lifelong careers, retail launches more people into employment than any other, including members of Congress! Join NRF at the Retail Advocates Town Hall where we will sit down with members of the United States Congress who have a retail background. We will discuss how their experience in the retail industry prepared them for public service and issues that retailers, workers and students should care about to support the industry.

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The 2021 Consumer Dynamics Shaping Retail Tech
July 2021

Join Michelle Evans, senior head of digital consumer at Euromonitor International, and NRF Senior Director of Industry and Consumer Insights Katherine Cullen as they discuss how digital shoppers’ relationship toward technology has shifted in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. These industry experts will offer retailers and consumer brands insight as to where they should make technological investments today and in the future.

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Retail technology
Buy now pay later
Five things retailers need to know about buy now, pay later lending
March 2021

This session will discuss five critical factors every merchant should know. The topics range from how the business model can fit into the sales function to why BNPL does not live up to the promise of “free lending”.

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Data is King: How to effectively reach shoppers during Holiday 2020 and beyond featuring Clarks
September 2020

Tune in to hear from Chris Hardisty, SVP eCommerce, Clark's and Aaron Cheris, Retail Practice Head at Bain, and how they are maximizing sales and provide exceptional shopping experiences during the holidays and beyond.

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Holiday shopping during Covid
How to Prepare for a Successful 2020 Holiday Shopping Season
August 2020

The 2020 holiday shopping season made history — not because retailers saw record-breaking sales or met pre-COVID-19 predictions, but because it looked so different. The stakes have never been higher as the pandemic continues to disrupt the retail industry.

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The State Of Retail Payments In 2020
July 2020

The State of Retail Payments is a biennial study by the National Retail Federation and Forrester that profiles US enterprise retailers’ views and decisions about payments. It outlines key priorities and challenges for digital business professionals and payment decision makers.

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Retail payments

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