The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) is best defined by the companies we represent: America’s leading retailers.
As the retail industry’s advocate in Washington, RILA is a trusted source dedicated to telling the retail industry’s story and informing lawmakers of the impact and consequences of the decisions they make.
On the retail operations side, RILA provides a forum where members can conduct discussions aimed at understanding common operational practices, areas of concern, and pragmatic solutions to problems. And our educational events are second to none.
RILA has continued to grow in recent years despite a troubled economy. We attribute this success to our three core principles:
This focus and dedication to member service has been the keystone of our success and will continue to be our driving force.
“I am grateful for the opportunity to serve as board chairman for RILA and to work with this exceptional group of retail leaders to strengthen our industry. RILA is a critical strategic partner in empowering our industry to speak with one voice to champion issues that affect the retail sector, our workforce and our valued customers.”
Richard DreilingChairman & Chief Executive OfficerDollar General Corporation ChairmanRILA Board of Directors