Retail's Role in Vaccinations

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Our Focus

The Retail Industry Leaders Association is the US trade association for leading retailers. RILA partners with leading retailers to meet the challenges of a dynamic economy. Through collaboration and thought leadership, we advance ideas that foster free markets, competition, economic growth, and sustainability.

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Finance

RILA is focused on serving as a resource for our members as they navigate finance-related challenges and opportunities by offering several networks.

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Sustainability / Environment

RILA uses benchmarking studies, partnerships, and research to help leading retailers collaborate and tailor their programs and initiatives.

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Connect with leaders. Advance your career.

Retail CEO Policy Summit 2021


  • Jul 14 - Jul 15, 21
  • Washington, DC

Retail Asset Protection Conference 2021


  • Aug 17 - Aug 20, 21
  • Orlando, FL

LINK2021: The Retail Supply Chain Conference


  • Aug 17 - Aug 20, 21
  • Orlando, FL

We represent the leading brands in retail.

The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) is the trade association for retail leaders.

Take it from our members

“My experience serving on RILA’s board to date has shown me what incredible things our industry can accomplish when we work together on a shared vision for retail. As chair, I’m thrilled to be able to continue working so closely with fellow leaders to build upon our successes and help shape the future of our industry.”

Mary Dillon
  • Chairperson, RILA – Chief Executive Officer
  • Ulta Beauty, Inc.
  • Bolingbrook, IL

LEADING RETAIL INSIGHTS: THE 2021 CONSUMER SHIFT

Join us for a virtual presentation with Don Unser, Chief Retail Strategist, The NPD Group on May 6, 2021, from 3:00-4:00 P.M. ET for a deep dive into what reopening means for the retail industry and the future of consumer spending.

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