Big guns in retailing to share their perspectives during NRF annual convention


WASHINGTON – A who’s who of senior retail executives will headline the National Retail Federation’s (NRF) annual convention  in New York next month.

NRF 2023: Retail’s Big Show will take place at the Jacob Javits Center from Jan. 15-17 and is expected to draw close to 40,000 retailers, vendors and industry experts from around the world.

Among the confirmed speakers of interest to the home textiles industry:

  • Target Corp. chairman and CEO Brian Cornell
  • Walmart U.S. president and CEO John Furner
  • Macy’s Inc. chairman and CEO Jeff Gennette
  • Nordstrom Inc. president and chief brand officer Pete Nordstrom
  • Neiman Marcus group CEO Geoffroy van Raemdonc
  • Lowe’s chairman and CEO Marvin Ellison

In addition, NRF has announced that actor, writer and producer Kal Penn will deliver the closing keynote on Jan. 17. Penn will give a presentation on critical topics connected to climate change. Following, he will sit for a fireside chat to connect entertainment with climate solutions, impactful policy and a unique understanding of the global economy.

 See also: Retailers expect continued cooling of demand in 2023 as consumer cycles normalize

Home Textiles Today is the market-leading brand covering the home and textiles markets, offering a comprehensive package of print and online products. Home Textiles Today provides industry news, product trends and introductions, exclusive industry research, consumer data, store operations solutions, trade show news and much more.


Source link

Home Decor Ideas Trending Master Bathroom Mirror Ideas for Your Home