RILA offers three types of membership. See our descriptions below to learn other ways your team can get involved.
Consumer Product Manufactur
A consumer product manufacturer is defined as a company whose core business is selling consumer products that it manufacturers to retailers for resale to end consumers. All individuals (except consultants or contractors) of a consumer product manufacturer member company may participate with RILA.
**Please note that companies that sell products (e.g. security cameras, POS systems, transportation services, etc) to retailers for use in their company, stores, distribution centers, or other locations do not qualify as consumer product manufacturers.
A retail company is defined as a company whose core business is selling its inventory of consumer products directly to end consumers.
Service Provider (Associate)
A service provider is defined as a company who provides goods and/or services (e.g. EAS systems, software, security cameras, consulting services, etc) to the retail industry for use by the company, stores, distribution centers or other locations.
**Please note that if your company is a service provider, you must be an exhibitor and/or sponsor in order to attend a RILA conference.