Home / Knowledge / News / Press Release / NRF 2021: Retail's Big Show to return online in June

NRF 2021: Retail's Big Show to return online in June

21
Jan '21
Matthew Shay
Matthew Shay
National Retail Federation (NRF) has announced that Javits Center used for vaccine distribution will most likely be unavailable during the first week of June, as NRF plans to hold the Second Chapter of its annual NRF Big Show. President and CEO Matthew Shay gave statement regarding changes to the planned in-person NRF 2021: Retail’s Big Show Chapter 2. 
 
“The Javits is once again playing a critical role during this pandemic, first serving as a field hospital for Covid-19 patients and now a place to inoculate citizens against this deadly disease. We are all aligned that the first priority in our country today is to get the vaccine to as many people as safely and quickly as possible, and the Javits will help make that a reality,” Shay said in a press release.
 
“Vaccinations and the overall state of our nation’s response to the pandemic were always a primary consideration for an in-person gathering this year. And while we were optimistic about the prospects of a quick timeline for vaccine distribution, the reality is that it is taking longer than we had all hoped and experts believe the process could extend through the summer,” Shay said.
 
“After successfully launching the popular and virtual Chapter 1 of Big Show this month, we are preparing to return online in June to provide even more expansive content, networking, entertainment and expert insights for registrants. In the weeks ahead, we will be unveiling a new and exciting offering that only NRF can provide for the industry as we’ve done for more than 100 years serving as a prelude for when we return to the newly expanded Javits Center in January 2022 with the largest retail trade show in the world,” Shay said.

Fibre2Fashion News Desk (JL)


Must ReadView All

Pic: GOV.UK

E-commerce | On 24th Feb 2021

UK welcomes European Commission's draft data adequacy

The UK government has welcomed the European Commission's draft data...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 24th Feb 2021

SACTWU welcomes textiles rebate announced by S African govt

The Southern African Clothing & Textile Workers' Union (SACTWU)...

Pic: Shutterstock

E-commerce | On 24th Feb 2021

Asos relaunches Topshop online after acquiring it for £295

Asos recently relaunched Topshop on its website after acquiring the...

Interviews View All

Headhonchos, Indian textile value chain

Headhonchos
Indian textile value chain

Adopt innovative techniques, go for automisation rather than being...

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Verticals like fast fashion won’t completely adopt personalisation on...

Nitin Soni, Dolphin Jingwei Machines

Nitin Soni
Dolphin Jingwei Machines

Taxation policies need to be made simpler

Yariv Bustan,

Yariv Bustan

Founded in Israel in 2015, Twine Solutions is a tech start-up that has...

Mirella Sardini,

Mirella Sardini

A leading manufacturer of automated machinery and equipment for the...

Sandra Sequeira,

Sandra Sequeira

The JD Institute of Fashion Technology is the educational division of JD...

Ayyappa Nagubandi, Broadcast Wearables Pvt Ltd

Ayyappa Nagubandi
Broadcast Wearables Pvt Ltd

Hyderabad-based Broadcast Wearables has come up with the country's first...

Kazuaki Yazawa, Purdue University

Kazuaki Yazawa
Purdue University

Scientist <b>Kazuaki Yazawa</b> has developed thermoelectric semiconductor ...

Brad Holschuh, Wearable Technology Lab, University of Minnesota

Brad Holschuh
Wearable Technology Lab, University of Minnesota

A new study led by researchers at the University of Minnesota's Design of...

Prathyusha Garimella, Prathyusha Garimella

Prathyusha Garimella
Prathyusha Garimella

Hyderabad-based designer <b>Prathyusha Garimella</b> is known for blending ...

Divvya and Nidhhi Gambhir, Walnut

Divvya and Nidhhi Gambhir
Walnut

<b>Divvya and Nidhhi Gambhir</b> started their career with the launch of...

Anjali Bhaskar, Samatvam

Anjali Bhaskar
Samatvam

Anjali Bhaskar has an experience of 12 years in the fashion industry. She...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


February 2021

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Advanced Search