President Bill Clinton will deliver the keynote address at the 101st annual National Retail Federation convention and expo, Jan. 16, 2012. The address will center on the topic “embracing our common humanity.”
President Clinton will be introduced by Terry J. Lundgren, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Macy’s and the chairman of the NRF board of directors and executive committee.
In addition, Disney will announce details about Disney Store’s global retail strategy, including plans for new international and domestic retail locations and chain-wide plans for the company’s 25th anniversary celebrations.
The NRF convention and expo is the once-yearly “big” show for retailers and strategic partners to gather to share ideas, make connections, embrace technology and drive the industry forward. The expo will take place Jan. 15-18, 2012 in New York City. To register or for the full schedule of events at the expo, visit www.events.nrf.com.