NSGA has worked on behalf of retailers since our founders fought an unjust sporting goods tax in 1927. Ninety years later, NSGA is still one of the only associations that continuously fights on behalf of retailers.
NSGA retailers range from small brick and mortar neighborhood storefronts selling specialized gear all the way up to internationally renowned full-line retail chains. No matter how small or large, we have the resources and expertise to help grow your business.
AS A NSGA RETAILER MEMBER YOU WILL RECEIVE:
Networking and Educational Opportunities
Casually connect with industry peers while receiving top quality training at the annual Management Conference & Team Dealer Summit. NSGA members attend at a $400 discount. As a Retailer Member, you have the opportunity to apply for a scholarship to attend and have the majority of your expenses comped.
For 30 years, NSGA's research has provided the only reporting of its kind in the United States, resulting in historically recognized data that has proven to be valuable for your bottom line. NSGA Retailer Members can take advantage of member-only pricing on all NSGA research reports.
Learn the ins and outs of growing your business from leading industry experts through NSGA's member-only publications and online resources. NSGA members have the opportunity to be potentially featured and/or spotlighted in our print and electronic media distributed throughout the entire industry.
NSGA continuously vets and negotiates new business partnerships to offer NSGA members exclusive pricing for leading-edge services that cut every day operational costs and saves precious time searching for the right solution.
NSGA brings together the needs of its members to be the most powerful advocate in the legislative, rulemaking and corporate arenas. For 90 years, NSGA has been one of the only trade associations that continuously fights on behalf of its retailers.
With a committed staff, an extensive research database and a growing network of industry experts, NSGA can be a vital go-to resource for members seeking timely information.
Affiliates and Special Divisions
If you are a sales agent or your business operates in the ski, snowboard or hockey markets, NSGA has more specialized opportunities for you: NSGA Division for Sales Agents, the Hockey Dealers Association and NSGA's affiliate the National Ski & Snowboard Retailers Association.
Becoming a member of NSGA is a simple application process. If you have any questions on how NSGA can help your individual business, contact the membership team at (847) 296-NSGA (6742), ext. 1230, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.