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We have been committed to promoting the healthy growth of businesses and trade in Kenya. Our members have unprecedented access to the tools they need to make their businesses more effective and more profitable.

Influence

RETRAK is a powerful, unified retail voice. We drive and shape the retail agenda whilst making sure ones own business priorities are represented.
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Lobbying

RETRAK campaigns and lobbies for the retail sector ensuring that the industry’s voice is heard at the relevant platforms.
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Advocacy

Engaging with Government, media and other stakeholders in the identified areas for the development of the retailers, with an objective to improve the retail environment in Kenya.
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RETRAK

RETRAK through periodic member interactions develops inputs to fuel the growth of the retail industry along with guidelines for retail trade policies and regulation amendments.

The Retail Trade Association of Kenya (RETRAK) is the voice of the retail industry with the main objective being to provide retailers with a central representative body to put across their agenda and retail trade concerns to government agencies, parliament and other bodies for their benefit.

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Our Joining process is transparent and simple, simply follow the below steps:

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Application

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Welcome to RETRAK

You are officially a member of the Retail Trade Association of Kenya.

Members have access to powerful benefits that keep them on the leading edge of current practices, technologies and sales trends, including: legislative lobbying and industry advocacy, customer service and employee training, professional development workshops, forums and seminars, and a resource library.

News

Kenya Retail Industry Outlook Survey 2020

The survey respondents are drawn from the retail sector in Kenya operating Green Groceries, Supermarket / Hypermarkets, Mini-markets, Books / Office Stationaries, Fashion/Apparel/Shoes, Pharmacies / Chemists, Sports & Athletics Stores and Restaurants; who are members of the Retail Trade Association of Kenya (RETRAK).
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Effect of Incompetent Managers

Retail employees can rise up through the ranks fairly quickly compared to a lot of other industries. It makes a great career in that respect. Entry into retail is easy and promotions come quickly provided the individual can operate a retail store, make the sales happen, follow the Policy and…
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Long rains failure to hit household budgets hardest

The delayed onset of the long-rain season has set the stage for tough economic times, with households most likely to feel the pinch through increased cost of basic food items. Agriculture, which is the biggest contributor to Kenya’s economy, relies heavily on favourable weather to boost yields. The weatherman has…
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Long rains failure to hit household budgets hardest

The delayed onset of the long-rain season has set the stage for tough economic times, with households most likely to feel the pinch through increased cost of basic food items. Agriculture, which is the biggest contributor to Kenya’s economy, relies heavily on favourable weather to boost yields. The weatherman has…

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COVID-19 LIVE UPDATES

Kenya

Confirmed
99,898
Deaths
1,740
Recovered
82,936
Active
15,222
Last updated: January 24, 2021 - 12:09 pm (+03:00)

Uganda

Confirmed
39,044
Deaths
317
Recovered
13,861
Active
24,866
Last updated: January 24, 2021 - 12:09 pm (+03:00)

Tanzania

Confirmed
509
Deaths
21
Recovered
183
Active
305
Last updated: January 24, 2021 - 12:09 pm (+03:00)

Global

  • Confirmed
    Deaths
    Recovered
    • USA
      25,566,789
      427,635
      15,330,949
    • India
      10,655,435
      153,376
      10,316,786
    • Brazil
      8,816,254
      216,475
      7,628,438
    • Russia
      3,719,400
      69,462
      3,131,760
    • UK
      3,617,459
      97,329
      1,616,307
    • France
      3,035,181
      72,877
      216,725
    • Spain
      2,603,472
      55,441
      0
    • Italy
      2,455,185
      85,162
      1,871,189
    • Turkey
      2,424,328
      24,933
      2,301,861
    • Germany
      2,137,689
      52,536
      1,807,500
    • Colombia
      2,002,969
      50,982
      1,822,309
    • Argentina
      1,862,192
      46,737
      1,646,668
    • Mexico
      1,752,347
      149,084
      1,306,138
    • Poland
      1,470,879
      35,253
      1,222,782
    • South Africa
      1,404,839
      40,574
      1,217,492
    • Iran
      1,367,032
      57,294
      1,158,475
    • Ukraine
      1,191,812
      21,861
      947,514
    • Peru
      1,093,938
      39,608
      1,007,748
    • Indonesia
      977,474
      27,664
      791,059
    • Netherlands
      944,042
      13,510
      0
    • Czechia
      937,617
      15,369
      814,903
    • Canada
      742,531
      18,974
      658,984
    • Romania
      709,194
      17,722
      650,189
    • Chile
      694,647
      17,854
      649,802
    • Belgium
      691,854
      20,726
      47,963
    • Portugal
      624,469
      10,194
      451,324
    • Iraq
      612,870
      12,988
      579,838
    • Israel
      595,097
      4,361
      515,683
    • Sweden
      547,166
      11,005
      0
    • Pakistan
      532,412
      11,295
      486,489
    • Bangladesh
      531,326
      8,003
      475,899
    • Philippines
      513,619
      10,242
      475,612
    • Switzerland
      509,279
      9,050
      317,600
    • Morocco
      465,769
      8,128
      441,693
    • Austria
      403,512
      7,389
      380,248
    • Serbia
      382,285
      3,868
      31,536
    • Saudi Arabia
      366,185
      6,350
      357,728
    • Hungary
      359,574
      11,968
      241,472
    • Japan
      356,074
      4,935
      285,522
    • Jordan
      319,519
      4,217
      306,246
    • Panama
      309,851
      5,034
      256,597
    • Lebanon
      276,587
      2,270
      164,348
    • UAE
      274,376
      783
      247,318
    • Nepal
      269,180
      1,994
      263,734
    • Georgia
      253,518
      3,055
      242,085
    • Ecuador
      238,232
      14,596
      199,332
    • Belarus
      235,859
      1,639
      220,912
    • Slovakia
      234,571
      3,965
      186,683
    • Azerbaijan
      228,688
      3,072
      219,724
    • Croatia
      228,568
      4,799
      220,537
    • Bulgaria
      214,696
      8,811
      178,888
    • Dominican Republic
      202,507
      2,513
      147,147
    • Bolivia
      199,989
      9,927
      149,895
    • Tunisia
      195,314
      6,154
      141,862
    • Denmark
      193,917
      1,969
      178,967
    • Costa Rica
      189,308
      2,518
      146,448
    • Ireland
      186,184
      2,947
      23,364
    • Malaysia
      180,455
      667
      137,019
    • Kazakhstan
      176,974
      2,403
      159,486
    • Lithuania
      176,624
      2,649
      119,085
    • Armenia
      166,036
      3,039
      154,708
    • Egypt
      161,143
      8,902
      126,176
    • Kuwait
      160,901
      952
      153,746
    • Slovenia
      157,293
      3,329
      135,262
    • Moldova
      155,937
      3,347
      146,406
    • Palestine
      155,006
      1,783
      144,297
    • Guatemala
      153,890
      5,456
      137,711
    • Greece
      151,646
      5,622
      139,557
    • Qatar
      148,772
      248
      144,740
    • Honduras
      140,238
      3,441
      60,448
    • Myanmar
      137,098
      3,045
      121,124
    • Ethiopia
      133,298
      2,063
      118,730
    • Oman
      132,486
      1,517
      124,730
    • Paraguay
      127,081
      2,607
      102,344
    • Venezuela
      123,245
      1,142
      115,426
    • Nigeria
      120,602
      1,502
      95,901
    • Bosnia
      119,420
      4,555
      90,691
    • Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
      112,540
      1,737
      90,952
    • Algeria
      105,369
      2,861
      71,755
    • Kenya
      99,898
      1,740
      82,936
    • Bahrain
      99,456
      367
      96,112
    • Macedonia
      90,471
      2,779
      76,423
    • China
      88,991
      4,635
      82,556
    • Kyrgyzstan
      83,900
      1,400
      79,927
    • Uzbekistan
      78,375
      621
      76,815
    • S. Korea
      75,084
      1,349
      62,530
    • Albania
      71,441
      1,310
      43,384
    • Norway
      60,803
      544
      49,835
    • Latvia
      60,496
      1,097
      48,134
    • Ghana
      60,115
      361
      56,955
    • Singapore
      59,308
      29
      59,015
    • Montenegro
      57,929
      766
      49,150
    • Sri Lanka
      57,587
      280
      49,261
    • Afghanistan
      54,672
      2,385
      47,298
    • El Salvador
      52,672
      1,551
      46,370
    • Luxembourg
      49,581
      564
      46,656
    • Zambia
      44,592
      627
      34,293
    • Finland
      42,334
      644
      31,000
    • Estonia
      40,716
      376
      30,010
    • Uganda
      39,044
      317
      13,861
    • Uruguay
      36,967
      367
      28,547
    • Namibia
      32,213
      317
      29,831
    • Mozambique
      31,628
      297
      20,002
    • Zimbabwe
      31,007
      974
      21,377
    • Cyprus
      29,887
      183
      2,057
    • Cameroon
      29,617
      462
      28,045
    • Australia
      28,766
      909
      25,985
    • Côte d'Ivoire
      26,612
      145
      24,595
    • Sudan
      26,279
      1,603
      15,688
    • Senegal
      24,459
      569
      20,284
    • DRC
      21,713
      654
      14,903
    • Cuba
      20,627
      191
      15,881
    • Botswana
      19,654
      105
      15,911
    • Angola
      19,367
      457
      17,249
    • Malawi
      18,439
      470
      6,520
    • Madagascar
      18,301
      273
      17,609
    • French Polynesia
      17,852
      128
      4,842
    • Malta
      16,542
      250
      13,646
    • Mauritania
      16,357
      416
      15,127
    • French Guiana
      15,664
      76
      9,995
    • Maldives
      14,885
      50
      13,813
    • Jamaica
      14,772
      336
      11,850
    • Swaziland
      14,330
      458
      9,102
    • Guinea
      14,319
      81
      13,694
    • Syrian Arab Republic
      13,557
      879
      6,989
    • Thailand
      13,500
      73
      10,567
    • Cabo Verde
      13,414
      124
      12,646
    • Tajikistan
      13,308
      90
      13,218
    • Rwanda
      12,647
      172
      8,319
    • Belize
      11,722
      290
      11,050
    • Haiti
      11,099
      243
      8,982
    • Gabon
      10,278
      67
      9,902
    • Hong Kong
      10,010
      168
      8,997
    • Burkina Faso
      9,967
      109
      7,988
    • Réunion
      9,701
      45
      9,261
    • Andorra
      9,499
      96
      8,588
    • Guadeloupe
      8,980
      154
      2,242
    • Bahamas
      8,101
      175
      6,720
    • Suriname
      8,000
      148
      7,139
    • Mali
      7,965
      323
      5,705
    • Congo
      7,794
      117
      5,846
    • Lesotho
      7,656
      123
      2,168
    • Trinidad and Tobago
      7,462
      134
      7,002
    • Mayotte
      7,250
      58
      2,964
    • Guyana
      7,222
      170
      6,361
    • Aruba
      6,708
      56
      6,172
    • Martinique
      6,327
      44
      98
    • Nicaragua
      6,204
      168
      4,225
    • Iceland
      5,981
      29
      5,868
    • Djibouti
      5,918
      61
      5,837
    • Equatorial Guinea
      5,401
      86
      5,197
    • Central African Republic
      4,974
      63
      4,885
    • Somalia
      4,754
      130
      3,666
    • Togo
      4,636
      74
      3,976
    • Curaçao
      4,543
      20
      4,419
    • Niger
      4,321
      151
      3,436
    • Gambia
      3,958
      128
      3,703
    • Gibraltar
      3,935
      62
      3,194
    • South Sudan
      3,788
      64
      3,542
    • Benin
      3,643
      48
      3,317
    • Channel Islands
      3,430
      79
      3,186
    • Chad
      3,137
      115
      2,240
    • Sierra Leone
      3,120
      77
      2,187
    • San Marino
      2,874
      65
      2,615
    • Guinea-Bissau
      2,510
      45
      2,405
    • Liechtenstein
      2,437
      52
      2,322
    • New Zealand
      2,283
      25
      2,179
    • Comoros
      2,260
      70
      1,315
    • Yemen
      2,118
      615
      1,423
    • Eritrea
      1,940
      6
      1,304
    • Liberia
      1,914
      84
      1,714
    • Sint Maarten
      1,724
      27
      1,564
    • Mongolia
      1,627
      2
      1,149
    • Vietnam
      1,548
      35
      1,411
    • Burundi
      1,438
      2
      773
    • Monaco
      1,345
      9
      1,100
    • Barbados
      1,341
      9
      622
    • Turks and Caicos Islands
      1,287
      7
      998
    • Sao Tome and Principe
      1,188
      17
      997
    • Saint Martin
      1,146
      12
      1,006
    • Seychelles
      1,033
      3
      681
    • Taiwan
      889
      7
      787
    • Bhutan
      854
      1
      702
    • Papua New Guinea
      835
      9
      790
    • Saint Lucia
      770
      10
      412
    • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
      720
      2
      134
    • Diamond Princess
      712
      13
      699
    • Bermuda
      686
      12
      625
    • Faroe Islands
      652
      1
      644
    • Mauritius
      556
      10
      518
    • Tanzania
      509
      21
      183
    • Cambodia
      458
      0
      405
    • Isle of Man
      432
      25
      364
    • Cayman Islands
      383
      2
      346
    • Caribbean Netherlands
      360
      3
      244
    • St. Barth
      300
      1
      204
    • Antigua and Barbuda
      195
      6
      162
    • Brunei
      175
      3
      169
    • Grenada
      147
      1
      135
    • British Virgin Islands
      114
      1
      95
    • Dominica
      113
      0
      105
    • Timor-Leste
      64
      0
      49
    • Fiji
      55
      2
      53
    • Macao
      47
      0
      46
    • New Caledonia
      44
      0
      43
    • Lao People's Democratic Republic
      41
      0
      41
    • Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
      35
      0
      29
    • Saint Kitts and Nevis
      35
      0
      33
    • Greenland
      30
      0
      30
    • Holy See (Vatican City State)
      27
      0
      15
    • Solomon Islands
      17
      0
      10
    • Saint Pierre Miquelon
      16
      0
      16
    • Anguilla
      15
      0
      15
    • Montserrat
      13
      1
      12
    • Western Sahara
      10
      1
      8
    • MS Zaandam
      9
      2
      7
    • Marshall Islands
      4
      0
      4
    • Wallis and Futuna
      4
      0
      4
    • Samoa
      2
      0
      2
    • Micronesia
      1
      0
      0
    • Vanuatu
      1
      0
      1
    Total
    99,365,089
    2,131,289
    71,213,161
    Last updated: January 24, 2021 - 12:09 pm (+03:00)

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