Supply Chain

Supply chain

Supply Chain

NRF works with supply chain professionals to develop resources and advocate for policies that improve the retail industry.

Learn more about opportunities to connect with peers in the supply chain community through our councils, committees and events, and explore NRF's supply chain content, events, resources and advocacy issues below.

NRF Supply Chain 360

Our inaugural NRF Supply Chain 360 event took a holistic look at the modes and methods needed to build the future, faster. Catch up on this years event and learn from supply chain leaders on how to create an ecosystem for your business that can keep it self-sustaining for decades.

Supply Chain 360
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Webinar Series

Join NRF for our monthly Supply Chain Lunch and Learn webinars addressing the most pressing supply chain issues.

View previous webinars on demand (members only)

Sponsorship opportunities

From webinars to conferences, NRF offers many sponsor opportunities to engage with retail supply chain leaders. 

Contact Tami Sakell | VP, Exhibit Sales & Sponsorships | 202-661-3044 to learn more.

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NRF Supply Chain Committees and Councils

Retail supply chain executives at NRF member companies have the opportunity to join one of NRF’s committees, offering opportunities to share information and best practices, network with other members in their field and help shape policy that impacts the retail industry.

Trade and supply chain policy issues

Global Trade

NRF works on Capitol Hill to support trade policy that helps retailers become more competitive and grow.

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Latest supply chain news

Imports Slowing in Second Half of the Year
After a record-setting spring, imports should slow significantly in the second half of 2022 but stilll grow over 2021.
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How Floor & Décor keeps its transportation ecosystem moving
NRF Supply Chain 360: Unlocking the modern supply chain.
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American Eagle Outfitters' supply chain
Retail Gets Real 277: Chief Supply Chain Officer Shekar Natarajan on creating a more sustainable network.
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For last-mile delivery, ‘one option is not going to cut it anymore’
Consumers look to retailers to help them save time and effort in their busy lifestyles.
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NRF Supports President Biden’s Emergency Board
NRF statement on executive order establishing railroads and rail labor organizations.
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How Chipotle is building a more sustainable and effective supply chain
Retail Gets Real 276: Head of Supply Chain Carlos Londono on leadership.
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How Walgreens is preparing for the future of fulfillment
NRF Supply Chain 360: Chief Supply Chain Officer Roxanne Flanagan on innovative delivery strategies.
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Seeing the future of retail supply chains
Retailers focus sustainability questions on critical hot spots.
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Ports Set Another Record as Volume Remains High
Imports set a record as ports reduced congestion and retailers stocked up ahead of dockworker contract talks.
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3 learnings from NRF Supply Chain 360
NRF Supply Chain 360: The supply chain of the future must be agile, sustainable and more resilient than ever before.
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How American Eagle Outfitters is rethinking the delivery box
NRF Supply Chain 360: Chief Supply Chain Officer Shekar Natarajan on shared logistics.
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Port Tracker

Global Port Tracker, produced jointly with Hackett Associates, evaluates and monitors key port data including container import volume, vessel services, congestion, gate operations and new transportation-related projects. This report is available to all NRF retail members.

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Retail Trade Issues

Retail Trade Issues is a monthly newsletter covering trade and supply chain issues prepared by The Trade Partnership for members of the National Retail Federation.

Available to NRF Retail Members only.