Why Join CRA?
The California Retailers Association is a trade association representing all segments of the retail industry: general merchandise, department stores, mass merchandisers, fast food restaurants, convenience stores, supermarkets and grocery stores, chain drug, and specialty retail such as auto, vision, jewelry, hardware and home stores.
>Be represented by one of the most respected and effective associations in Sacramento.
>Receive the latest information on key legislative, regulatory and legal issues.
>Get involved through committees, working groups and conference calls.
>Add strength to your voice by joining many of the top retailers in the state in defending against onerous legislation and seeking strategic solutions for the industry.
Associate Membership is available to non-retail companies who have a business relationship with California retailers, including manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers, law firms, suppliers, and vendors
The California Retailers Association is involved in a vast array of issues affecting various retail trade styles, including but not limited to: workers compensation; employer/employee issues such as vacation and sick leave, harassment, workplace protections, age discrimination and Cal-OSHA; minimum wage; privacy; energy; credit issues; food safety; labeling; advertising restrictions; product bans; Proposition 65; transportation and fleet issues; development of the new California Food Code; beverage recycling; electronics recycling; land use and development; weights and measures; gasoline; bedding and mattress standards; ergonomics; sales tax; corporate tax; split roll property tax; automotive products; industry fees; State Budget Issues; pharmacy; sales restrictions; loss prevention; legal liability and tort reform; Lottery; shoplifting; alcoholic beverages; tobacco; unemployment insurance; health insurance; gift certificates and gift cards; video games; customer return policies; acceptable forms of identification; tire fees; oil recycling; and point-of-sale systems.
For more information, please contact California Retailers Association at 916-443-1975.