ACRA Membership Renewal Notice
Dear ACRA member:
ACRA annual membership dues are due for 2014!
ACRA dues are $75 if paid for the year before January 1st. After January 1st ACRA dues are $100 for the year. As part of this year’s benefits: (1) the ACRA archive will be made available online to all members though cloud technology; (2) we will continue to provide members with electronic access to The International Journal of Retail and Distribution Management and The International Review of Retail, Distribution and Consumer Research; and (3) the ACRA membership directory will now include areas of research and teaching interest of all members. This will facilitate dialogue among our members.
ACRA 2014 ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Sponsored by the American Collegiate Retailing Association
March 26-29, 2014, Dallas, TX
Please complete and submit the registration form in addition to submitting your payment.
ACRA or AMA Members – $385.00 per person ($415 per person after February 12, 2014)
Non-Members (OR if you have not paid your 2014 ACRA dues ) – $460.00 per person (includes ACRA membership if paid before January 31st – $485 after January 31st 2014)
The David F. Miller Retail Center at the University of Florida is organizing the 3rd China Retail Study Tour. Participants will travel to the top commerce centers in China and meet executives in U.S. companies in China and exemplary domestic Chinese companies in various sectors (retail, real estate, manufacturing, advertising, e-commerce, etc.), government and trade association officials, and visit stores as well as cultural sites in different regions (Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Dongguan, Shanghai, and Beijing) during the 3-week study tour between May 9 – May 29. Industry professionals and educators have joined in the past years and found the program very valuable. Read about previous programs
Mission Statement and Organizational Goals
The purpose of the American Collegiate Retailing Association (ACRA) is to foster quality retail education at four-year college and graduate schools. It has important commitments to teaching of retailing, retail research, and administration of academic retail programs.
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ACRA is a professional organization which is composed of membership from four-year institutions that have retail programs or retail courses. The membership is made up of faculty from these disciplines: business schools, liberal arts, economics, human ecology, textiles, design and apparel. Membership from diverse groups is encouraged.