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IRMA not only serves its members by advocating on issues that impact businesses across the state, but IRMA also suggests resources to help ease additional burdens business owners may be facing.

You’ve invested countless resources to get your business to where it is today. We’ll help you protect that investment.

Energy Program

Regardless of the size or type of retailer, the IRMA energy team works to help identify and facilitate solutions to the energy decisions you’re facing.

MuniCo Reports

Local governments are making decisions that affect you, your business and consumers everyday – stay informed on issues you care about most with MuniCo Reports.

Instant Pay

A no cost, voluntary benefit to offer to your hourly employees that gives them access to their earned wages, ahead of payday to help them get ahead financially.

Employee Background Checks & Drug Testing

Exclusive discounts on services that allow organizations to apply healthy, sustainable business practices to their retail establishments.

Food & Alcohol Training

Stay ahead of the game and be sure your employees meet all state mandated requirements with this special offering.

Coupon Redemption

Redeem your paper and digital coupons through the IRMA Coupon Redemption Program.

ADA Compliance

IRMA has partnered with UserWay to bring retailers into ADA compliance and provide additional financial and legal resources if the retailer gets sued. UserWay provides an Artificial Intelligence (AI) widget that can be added to your store’s website within a matter of minutes. 

After 80 years, Abt remains a family run business as third and fourth generation family members continue to work on the store's floor. For more than 60 of those year, Abt has proudly been an IRMA member. IRMA brings important information directly to us, ensuring that we are always informed and included on the legislative process. In an extremely competitive industry, it is so important to have someone like IRMA there to support not only the sustainability, but the growth of our business.

Michael AbtOwner, Abt Electronics

It's nice to know that the IRMA staff is so well-connected that they will literally call us from the hallways of the Legislature as they negotiate on behalf of their members. We always know what's going on in Illinois.

Arnold GrothuesJ.C. Penney

Southtown Health Foods Inc. has been an IRMA member for nearly 20 years. IRMA has continually provided immense support to help us better understand the issues that impact our business. IRMA's efforts bring true value to Southtown Health Foods and all retail merchants in Illinois. I highly encourage all retailers to become a member of this Association.

Emil MahlerSouthtown Health Foods

I oversee government affairs for multiple states. It is extremely helpful to receive timely, thorough, and pertinent information on active legislation that I easily monitor and circulate with my team. IRMA is consistently up-to-sate and knowledgeable about what's going on in Illinois.

Amanda ConochallaDarden Restaurants