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Retailers Navigating Red Sea Shipping Challenges

  • Press Release
  • 02/07/2024
  • Sarah Gilmore

– Today Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) Director of Supply Chain Policy Sarah Gilmore will provide testimony before the Federal Maritime... Learn More

Retail Leaders Statement on Red Sea Challenges

  • Press Release
  • 01/30/2024
  • Sarah Gilmore

Retail supply chains are incredibly flexible by design, but escalated and prolonged disruptions will lead to more severe challenges for U.S.... Learn More

RILA Adds Seven Retail Execs to Board of Directors

  • Press Release
  • 01/29/2024
  • Brian Dodge

Best Buy Co., Inc. Chief Executive Officer Corie Barry will continue serving her two-year term as Board chair. Learn More

RILA, Optera Partner on Retail Product Emissions Reporting

  • Press Release
  • 01/18/2024
  • Erin Hiatt

New tool to enable consistent and comparable direct-use product emission data. Learn More

Retailers Welcome Resolution to Repeal Unworkable NLRB Rule

  • Press Release
  • 01/12/2024
  • Evan Armstrong

The NLRB’S joint employer rule is vague, unworkable and increases risks to retail supply chains. Learn More

China Select Committee Rec Would Disadvantage U.S. Companies

  • Press Release
  • 12/12/2023
  • Blake Harden

Doubling down on a policy that has already proven ineffective by further raising tariffs on products from China will only harm U.S. businesses and... Learn More

Changing the Tide on Retail Theft

  • Press Release
  • 12/12/2023
  • Michael Hanson

Sustainable change, in which we restore vibrancy to communities, requires a comprehensive approach. Learn More

Fed Must Keep Swipe Fees Relief on Track

  • Press Release
  • 12/04/2023
  • Austen Jensen

Granting any extension in the comment period or delay in the rule making process will embolden large issuing banks and card brands while excluding... Learn More

Myth Vs. Fact: The Truth About Organized Retail Crime

  • Press Release
  • 11/30/2023
  • Lisa LaBruno, Michael Hanson

It’s time to set the record straight, end the debate over whether or not retail crime is a problem, and continue work on solving it. Learn More

Tariffs Loom Large Over Biden, Xi Meeting

  • Press Release
  • 11/15/2023
  • Blake Harden

Retailers urge President Biden to seize the meeting as an opportunity to improve trade relations with China, and establish a clear pathway for... Learn More

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