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News from the blog
Five finalists in top NRF Foundation scholarship compete for $25,000 award
The NRF Foundation Next Generation Scholarship competition – presented by SAS – has narrowed to five finalists.
Explore retail trends with your students
This holiday season will have consumers shopping sooner and spending more, according to NRF
What retail leaders on The List see for the future
A look at what’s next for retail on NRF"s "Retail Gets Real" podcast
5 ways to maximize retail skills training
A look at how a few partners are maximizing RISE Up training to connect people to life-changing careers
Chewy CEO on innovating for pets and pet parents
Chewy, Inc. CEO Sumit Singh – an honoree on The List 2022 – answers "20 Questions"
Introducing The Visionary 2022: Target CEO Brian Cornell
Target Board Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Brian Cornell will receive The Visionary award from NRF