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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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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
86,383
Deaths
1,500
Recovered
56,464
Active
28,419
Last updated: December 4, 2020 - 7:35 am (+03:00)

Uganda

Confirmed
21,612
Deaths
206
Recovered
9,110
Active
12,296
Last updated: December 4, 2020 - 7:35 am (+03:00)

Tanzania

Confirmed
509
Deaths
21
Recovered
183
Active
305
Last updated: December 4, 2020 - 7:35 am (+03:00)

Global

  • Confirmed
    Deaths
    Recovered
    • USA
      14,535,196
      282,829
      8,561,427
    • India
      9,571,780
      139,227
      9,016,289
    • Brazil
      6,487,516
      175,307
      5,725,010
    • Russia
      2,375,546
      41,607
      1,859,851
    • France
      2,257,331
      54,140
      166,940
    • Spain
      1,693,591
      46,038
      0
    • UK
      1,674,134
      60,113
      0
    • Italy
      1,664,829
      58,038
      846,809
    • Argentina
      1,447,732
      39,305
      1,274,675
    • Colombia
      1,343,322
      37,305
      1,233,115
    • Mexico
      1,144,643
      108,173
      843,231
    • Germany
      1,128,742
      18,260
      800,000
    • Poland
      1,028,610
      18,828
      646,560
    • Iran
      1,003,494
      49,348
      699,315
    • Peru
      968,846
      36,104
      901,544
    • South Africa
      800,872
      21,803
      739,367
    • Ukraine
      772,760
      12,960
      384,426
    • Turkey
      733,261
      14,316
      418,331
    • Belgium
      584,857
      17,033
      38,577
    • Iraq
      558,767
      12,361
      487,863
    • Indonesia
      557,877
      17,355
      462,553
    • Chile
      555,406
      15,519
      530,470
    • Netherlands
      538,050
      9,565
      0
    • Czechia
      537,663
      8,641
      468,302
    • Romania
      492,211
      11,876
      381,001
    • Bangladesh
      471,739
      6,748
      388,379
    • Philippines
      435,413
      8,446
      399,325
    • Pakistan
      410,072
      8,260
      350,305
    • Canada
      396,270
      12,407
      314,608
    • Morocco
      368,624
      6,063
      318,987
    • Saudi Arabia
      358,102
      5,930
      347,881
    • Israel
      341,042
      2,891
      326,644
    • Switzerland
      340,115
      5,181
      257,600
    • Portugal
      307,618
      4,724
      229,018
    • Austria
      293,430
      3,538
      238,127
    • Sweden
      272,643
      7,007
      0
    • Nepal
      237,589
      1,551
      220,272
    • Hungary
      231,844
      5,324
      67,033
    • Jordan
      231,237
      2,909
      173,369
    • Serbia
      199,158
      1,765
      31,536
    • Ecuador
      195,884
      13,612
      169,804
    • UAE
      172,751
      585
      157,035
    • Panama
      171,219
      3,141
      148,396
    • Bulgaria
      155,193
      4,503
      57,141
    • Japan
      152,827
      2,213
      129,241
    • Georgia
      147,636
      1,387
      124,568
    • Dominican Republic
      146,009
      2,335
      115,992
    • Bolivia
      145,186
      8,982
      124,015
    • Kuwait
      143,574
      884
      138,674
    • Costa Rica
      142,505
      1,757
      91,424
    • Belarus
      141,609
      1,181
      118,924
    • Qatar
      139,477
      239
      136,741
    • Croatia
      139,415
      1,964
      113,509
    • Armenia
      138,508
      2,254
      113,228
    • Kazakhstan
      134,706
      1,990
      118,643
    • Azerbaijan
      133,733
      1,510
      81,234
    • Lebanon
      132,817
      1,067
      84,142
    • Oman
      124,329
      1,435
      115,866
    • Guatemala
      124,053
      4,209
      112,719
    • Egypt
      117,156
      6,713
      103,082
    • Moldova
      112,307
      2,363
      97,549
    • Ethiopia
      111,579
      1,724
      77,385
    • Greece
      111,537
      2,706
      9,989
    • Slovakia
      111,208
      930
      74,273
    • Honduras
      109,760
      2,938
      48,953
    • Venezuela
      103,548
      909
      98,521
    • Tunisia
      99,280
      3,359
      73,607
    • Myanmar
      95,018
      2,028
      73,748
    • Palestine
      92,708
      780
      68,250
    • Bosnia
      91,539
      2,812
      56,050
    • Bahrain
      87,432
      341
      85,598
    • China
      86,584
      4,634
      81,679
    • Kenya
      86,383
      1,500
      56,464
    • Algeria
      85,927
      2,480
      55,538
    • Paraguay
      85,477
      1,796
      60,086
    • Denmark
      85,140
      858
      67,416
    • Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
      84,849
      1,212
      55,304
    • Slovenia
      81,349
      1,592
      59,469
    • Kyrgyzstan
      73,933
      1,281
      65,589
    • Uzbekistan
      73,431
      611
      70,712
    • Ireland
      73,228
      2,080
      23,364
    • Malaysia
      69,095
      376
      57,917
    • Nigeria
      68,303
      1,179
      64,291
    • Lithuania
      67,066
      564
      26,836
    • Macedonia
      65,231
      1,847
      41,656
    • Singapore
      58,239
      29
      58,145
    • Ghana
      51,667
      323
      50,547
    • Afghanistan
      47,258
      1,841
      37,302
    • Albania
      40,501
      852
      20,484
    • El Salvador
      39,130
      1,134
      35,839
    • Norway
      37,371
      353
      27,414
    • Montenegro
      36,932
      516
      25,866
    • Luxembourg
      36,429
      339
      27,356
    • S. Korea
      36,332
      536
      28,611
    • Australia
      27,947
      908
      25,623
    • Finland
      26,422
      408
      18,100
    • Sri Lanka
      26,038
      129
      19,032
    • Cameroon
      24,487
      441
      22,177
    • Uganda
      21,612
      206
      9,110
    • Côte d'Ivoire
      21,389
      132
      21,022
    • Latvia
      19,307
      235
      1,848
    • Sudan
      18,535
      1,271
      10,672
    • Zambia
      17,730
      357
      17,102
    • Madagascar
      17,513
      255
      16,657
    • Senegal
      16,217
      335
      15,697
    • Mozambique
      15,918
      132
      14,030
    • Angola
      15,361
      352
      8,244
    • French Polynesia
      14,897
      78
      4,842
    • Namibia
      14,599
      151
      13,774
    • Estonia
      13,469
      123
      8,182
    • Guinea
      13,167
      76
      12,204
    • DRC
      13,132
      337
      11,753
    • Maldives
      13,106
      47
      12,154
    • Tajikistan
      12,308
      87
      11,718
    • Botswana
      11,531
      34
      8,978
    • Cyprus
      11,523
      54
      2,057
    • French Guiana
      11,318
      70
      9,995
    • Cabo Verde
      10,938
      107
      10,454
    • Jamaica
      10,911
      259
      6,614
    • Zimbabwe
      10,424
      280
      8,754
    • Malta
      10,197
      148
      8,015
    • Haiti
      9,331
      233
      8,114
    • Gabon
      9,239
      60
      9,089
    • Mauritania
      9,005
      181
      7,785
    • Cuba
      8,531
      136
      7,770
    • Guadeloupe
      8,427
      149
      2,242
    • Syrian Arab Republic
      8,147
      432
      3,748
    • Réunion
      8,102
      40
      7,172
    • Bahamas
      7,549
      163
      5,934
    • Belize
      7,236
      164
      3,571
    • Andorra
      6,904
      77
      6,066
    • Trinidad and Tobago
      6,725
      121
      5,861
    • Hong Kong
      6,590
      110
      5,423
    • Swaziland
      6,474
      122
      6,044
    • Uruguay
      6,455
      80
      4,707
    • Malawi
      6,043
      185
      5,472
    • Rwanda
      6,011
      50
      5,596
    • Nicaragua
      5,838
      161
      4,225
    • Congo
      5,774
      94
      4,988
    • Djibouti
      5,689
      61
      5,591
    • Guyana
      5,528
      151
      4,618
    • Martinique
      5,520
      41
      98
    • Iceland
      5,448
      27
      5,216
    • Suriname
      5,322
      117
      5,203
    • Mayotte
      5,181
      49
      2,964
    • Equatorial Guinea
      5,159
      85
      5,023
    • Aruba
      4,923
      45
      4,733
    • Central African Republic
      4,918
      63
      1,924
    • Mali
      4,880
      162
      3,281
    • Somalia
      4,525
      121
      3,480
    • Thailand
      4,053
      60
      3,839
    • Gambia
      3,767
      123
      3,610
    • South Sudan
      3,154
      62
      2,977
    • Burkina Faso
      3,062
      68
      2,679
    • Benin
      3,055
      44
      2,907
    • Togo
      3,039
      65
      2,567
    • Curaçao
      2,740
      7
      1,245
    • Guinea-Bissau
      2,441
      44
      2,327
    • Sierra Leone
      2,416
      74
      1,840
    • Yemen
      2,239
      624
      1,525
    • Lesotho
      2,145
      44
      1,278
    • New Zealand
      2,069
      25
      1,983
    • San Marino
      1,714
      46
      1,356
    • Chad
      1,708
      102
      1,539
    • Liberia
      1,663
      83
      1,358
    • Niger
      1,640
      76
      1,227
    • Channel Islands
      1,458
      48
      1,012
    • Vietnam
      1,361
      35
      1,209
    • Liechtenstein
      1,339
      17
      1,169
    • Sint Maarten
      1,105
      25
      993
    • Gibraltar
      1,038
      5
      960
    • Sao Tome and Principe
      997
      17
      937
    • Mongolia
      831
      0
      365
    • Turks and Caicos Islands
      751
      6
      733
    • Saint Martin
      717
      12
      641
    • Diamond Princess
      712
      13
      699
    • Burundi
      692
      1
      575
    • Taiwan
      686
      7
      572
    • Papua New Guinea
      671
      7
      597
    • Monaco
      630
      3
      570
    • Comoros
      615
      7
      590
    • Eritrea
      594
      0
      498
    • Tanzania
      509
      21
      183
    • Mauritius
      508
      10
      465
    • Faroe Islands
      505
      0
      500
    • Bhutan
      418
      0
      386
    • Isle of Man
      369
      25
      344
    • Cambodia
      335
      0
      304
    • Cayman Islands
      288
      2
      257
    • Barbados
      281
      7
      257
    • Bermuda
      272
      9
      216
    • Saint Lucia
      262
      2
      141
    • Seychelles
      183
      0
      162
    • Caribbean Netherlands
      164
      3
      158
    • Brunei
      151
      3
      145
    • St. Barth
      147
      1
      105
    • Antigua and Barbuda
      144
      4
      133
    • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
      87
      0
      80
    • Dominica
      85
      0
      63
    • British Virgin Islands
      72
      1
      71
    • Macao
      46
      0
      46
    • Fiji
      42
      2
      33
    • Grenada
      41
      0
      30
    • Lao People's Democratic Republic
      39
      0
      26
    • New Caledonia
      34
      0
      32
    • Timor-Leste
      31
      0
      30
    • Holy See (Vatican City State)
      27
      0
      15
    • Saint Kitts and Nevis
      22
      0
      19
    • Greenland
      18
      0
      18
    • Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
      17
      0
      15
    • Solomon Islands
      17
      0
      5
    • Saint Pierre Miquelon
      16
      0
      14
    • Montserrat
      13
      1
      12
    • Western Sahara
      10
      1
      8
    • MS Zaandam
      9
      2
      7
    • Anguilla
      6
      0
      3
    • Marshall Islands
      4
      0
      4
    • Wallis and Futuna
      3
      0
      1
    • Samoa
      2
      0
      0
    • Vanuatu
      1
      0
      1
    Total
    65,536,040
    1,511,915
    44,890,338
    Last updated: December 4, 2020 - 7:35 am (+03:00)

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