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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. 

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Press Inquries:

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

Retailers Navigating Red Sea Shipping Challenges

– Today Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) Director of Supply Chain Policy Sarah Gilmore will provide testimony before the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) on how conditions in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden are impacting shippers and global supply chains.

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