Why Retail?

*#1 private sector employer in the U.S.

*Supports 42 million American jobs

*Contributes $2.6 trillion to annual U.S. GDP

*Leadership on sustainability, diversity & inclusion, economic empowerment, entrepreneurship, and philanthropy

Retail is about people

Retail is about diversity

Retail is about opportunity

Retail is about  empowerment

*Source: National Retail Federation