CRMA Live Broadcasts

CRMA Live Broadcasts – New for 2021!

These engaging live broadcasts – produced exclusively by CRMA – provide an in-depth look at the latest developments impacting retail in Connecticut and nationally.

Coming up:

Wednesday, November 10 – 12 Noon – 1:00 PM
Connecticut’s legislature can help or hurt the retail recovery in 2022. We’ll hear from leading legislators on priorities for the year ahead!

It is free to tune in; donations are appreciated, to benefit CRMA’s advocacy work for the Connecticut retail industry.

You can download a flyer here, which you can share with retail colleagues, and those who appreciate and support the retail industry – a leading economic driver in Connecticut, and critical to the state’s economic recovery.

Join us for a compelling series of exclusive live broadcasts, featuring leading voices — national and local — with insight into what’s ahead for retail.  

We know you are busy, so we are making all of our LIVE Broadcasts available on demand! 

Invest 60 minutes into making sure you are informed with the latest information affecting retail in Connecticut. Tune in today!

In Case You Missed It

Supply Chain Challenges & Federal Labor Market Plans

In the second Live Broadcast on October 13, featured were Jonathan Gold, Vice President, Supply Chain and Customs Policy, NRF and Ed Egee, Vice President, Government Relations and Workforce Development, NRF.  Gold had just returned from a White House meeting when he provided the latest updates to CRMA members.

The broadcast examined in detail the challenges currently confronting retailers with supply chain, and the most up-to-date information regarding the Biden Administration’s plans for combating the COVID-19 virus, including mandating vaccines.  Watch the video of the session, here.

Thank you to our sponsors:

Connecticut Economic Development Update

In the first Live Broadcast on September 15, our special guest was David Lehman, Commissioner of Connecticut’s Department of Economic and Community Development.  He provided a timely update on the state’s efforts to support small businesses during COVID, and responded to questions from Connecticut retailers.

Also on the broadcast, a panel of leading retailers:  Karen Munson of Munson’s Chocolates, Brian Knies of Tile America, Stephanie Blozy of Fleet Feet and Abby Jewett of AT&T, Board Chair of CRMA.  Watch the video of the session, here.

Thank you to our sponsors:

Sponsorship levels are:

  1. Presenting Sponsor $5,000
  2. Title Sponsor $2,500
  3. Supporting Sponsor $1,000
  4. Friend of CRMA $500.

All sponsors will be highlighted during the LIVE Broadcasts, on the CRMA website, and in digital materials throughout the series.

For sponsorship details, contact Tim Phelan at

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Payment Methods

Payment Methods  (details on Registration Form)

By Phone: 860-527-1044

By Fax: 860-493-7476

Mail check to:

Connecticut Retail Merchants Association
PO. Box 3337
Pepe’s Farm Road
Milford, CT 06460

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