Press Room

Press Room


As the US trade association for leading retailers, RILA provides a substantive perspective on the many issues facing the industry today. Our experts are well-versed in both industry operations and public policy and the important link between the two. By serving as a voice for our members in the press, we help drive the retail policy agenda forward and showcase exciting industry initiatives. 

Browse our latest news below and reach out to our communications team to ensure you never miss an industry scoop. 

Press Inquries:

Melissa Murdock
Vice President, Communications & Media Affairs
melissa.murdock@rila.org

Biden Administration Launches IPEF Negotiations

Trade ministers will meet in coming weeks to begin fleshing out the details of the pact, with a U.S. goal of finishing in 18 to 24 months. That coincides with plans for the United States to host the annual Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders summit in late 2023.

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