• Retail Fraud and Scams

    See photos from our retail crime update.

    75 retailers and law enforcement officials gathered February 27 in St. Louis Park.

    See the photos.

  • Photos from our Annual Meeting

    Federal Reserve Economist Toby Madden delivers keynote.

    80 retailers learned about economic trends on October 23.

    Click here for photos.

  • 62 Years of Retailers Working Together

    MnRA celebrates years of collaboration and partnership.

    Thank you members! Not a member? Now is a great time to check MnRA out.

    Click to learn more!

  • Our Latest Women In Retail Event...Pictured!

    Retailers gathered at the Mall of America to discuss generational dynamics.

    Sign up for MnRA's event annoucement to learn about our upcoming events!

    Click here to see photos.

  • Hiltner Senator

    Sen. Dziedzic Thanked For Collaboration

    Minneapolis legislator recognized at July Board meeting.

    Dziedzic took partnership-with-industry-approach on mobile device acquisition bill.

    Read the story!

  • MnRA Recognizes Rep. Jenifer Loon

    Eden Prairie legislator thanked for being an advocate for retail jobs.

    Rep. Loon recognized at Legislative Wrap-Up event June 25.

    Read the story!

  • Yes, You Are Retail!

    Get active in Minnesota's retail community through the Minnesota Retailers Association.

    Join MnRA to share your retail story and impact your community.

    Click here to learn more

About the Minnesota Retailers Association

A Minnesota Retailers Association (MnRA) membership is good business. MnRA tells your story every day for the betterment of the industry and provides you access to member benefits that simply cannot be efficiently accessed on your own.

Our Promise to the Retail Industry

MnRA will save members time and money, while making Minnesota a stronger place for retailers to do business.


The Mission of the Minnesota Retailers Association is to promote, preserve and enhance the retail industry in Minnesota by taking a significant leadership position in development of public policy and regulatory measures that impact Members. MnRA will also work to enhance the public image of the retail industry by providing information, services and support that adds value and profitability to its members.


The Minnesota Retailers Association is recognized as the most significant voice representing the retail industry in the public policy arena. Policy makers, community leaders, and valued stakeholders recognize the Association's critical role in shaping public policy important to the profitability of merchants across the state. MnRA's membership is diverse in size and geography. Members recognize that the Association adds value and profitability through its representation before public policy makers, its affinity programs, and as a spokesperson with the print and broadcast media.

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