Experienced Team, Dedicated to You

The core of IRMA is strong advocacy and issue education before state and local government. Joining IRMA is like hiring a full-time advocacy team, but at a portion of the cost! Focused on protecting your bottom line, IRMA maintains a vigilant eye on legislative activity year-round.

Your concerns are our concerns. Our government affairs team works directly with legislators to help them understand how their actions affect Illinois retailers. Whether you are seeking passage of beneficial legislation or blocking legislation that would negatively impact your business, we are here for you.

Member Services

Employee Background Checks & Drug Testing

IRMA has partnered with Morneau Shepell to offer IRMA members exclusive discounts to services that allow organizations’ to apply healthy, sustainable business practices to their retail establishments.

IRMA 401K Program

401k Program

Retirement services and solutions you deserve – IRMA has joined The Alliance of State Retail Associations 401(k) Plan to provide members a superior retirement plan, cost savings and alleviation of plan administration.

Payment Processing

IRMA’s Payment Processing Program will provide your establishment with highly competitive pricing by utilizing our group buying power and scrubbing your statement to identify and remove any unnecessary charges.

Energy Program

As the endorsed energy supplier to IRMA, Constellation has greater flexibility to help you develop energy management solutions to protect your bottom line.

Food Training

IRMA’s partnerships with food handler training, tobacco training, and BASSET training not only offer flexibility, but meet recent mandate changes as well.