CONSTITUTION, ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Focused Retail Committee is made up of a wide range of industry experts, primarily retailers of specific verticals and formats who want to be actively involved in the standard development process for their specific retail format.
- Exchange knowledge & experience among fellow retailers in order to identify current market needs and assess the difficulties faced by retailers in implementation of the standard.
- Review the compliance criteria from time to time.
- Develop a communication strategy for success of the certification – Raise awareness for the program amongst retailers.
- Operate as a consultative body, and may from time to time deal with specific technical matters that are in the interest of all retailers.
Focused Retail Committees are responsible for review and provide feedback to Technical Committee on any changes in the Scheme Standards. The committee shall periodically take feedback from market (through their own sources) on the perception of the Scheme among the retail industry and consumers. This feedback will help Technical and other Committees to improve the Scheme.
Focused Committees will meet at least once a year during the annual convention of IRF.
The Committee shall formulate its own processes and procedures.