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GMA Honors Big Heart Pet Brands and PepsiCo with CPG Award for Innovation and Creativity

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) and its Advisory Council awarded Big Heart Pet Brands and PepsiCo, Inc. with the 2014 CPG Awards for Innovation … Continue reading

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GMA Report Highlights Industry Leadership on Environmental Sustainability

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) released a report that spotlights progress and achievements by food, beverage and consumer products companies as they work to … Continue reading

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New GS1 US Initiative Aims to Address Supply Chain and Regulatory Challenges

A new Retail Grocery Initiative facilitated by GS1 US aims to address industry challenges with broad adoption and implementation of GS1 Standards, the most widely used … Continue reading

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Food Associations File Lawsuit to Overturn Vermont’s GMO Labeling Law

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA), along with the Snack Food Association, International Dairy Foods Association and the National Association of Manufacturers, filed a complaint … Continue reading

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Grocery Manufacturers Association Responds to “Fed Up” Movie

The Grocery Manufacturers Association has released the following statement from president and CEO Pamela G. Bailey in response to the film Fed Up: “Our … Continue reading

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GMA Calls VT GMO Labeling Law “Step in the Wrong Direction”

The Grocery Manufacturers Association has issued the following statement in response to the movement of HB 112, a bill that would require mandatory labeling … Continue reading

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FMI, GMA Release CPG Industry Brand Protection Report

The Trading Partner Alliance of the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) announced the release of the 2013 best practices guideline … Continue reading

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AFFI Joins Coalition for Safe Affordable Food

The American Frozen Food Institute (AFFI) announced that it will partner with the Coalition for Safe Affordable Food, a newly-launched, broad-based coalition led by … Continue reading

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The GMO food fight

As state campaigns for mandatory labeling are fought off, consumers and retailers can vote with their wallets to bring transparency and GMO awareness. Continue reading

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GMA Issues Statement Regarding I-522 Election Results in Washington State

Pamela G. Bailey, president and CEO of the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA), issued the following statement today in response to the I-522 election results … Continue reading

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GMA Issues Statement on Washington State Attorney’s Status Report on “No on 522″ Funding Lawsuit

“Earlier this month, the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) voluntarily decided to register as a political committee in the state of Washington.  By registering as … Continue reading

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GMA Launches of Website Addressing GMOs

Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) president and CEO, Pamela G. Bailey, today announced the launch of www.FactsAboutGMOs.org, a new website designed to provide consumers, policymakers … Continue reading

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GMA Adds to its Senior Leadership Team

Jim Flannery has been appointed Senior Executive Vice President, Operations and Industry Affairs, as announced by Pamela G. Bailey, president and CEO of the … Continue reading

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Shifting Focus to New Rules of Consumer Engagement

Retailers and consumer packaged goods companies today are dealing with new rules of consumer engagement as they seize opportunities from advanced technology and the … Continue reading

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Food Industry Alliance Joins USDA Food Waste Challenge

Today U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack was joined by Environmental Protection Agency Acting Administrator Bob Perciasepe to announce the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s … Continue reading

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GMA to Honor George W. Koch at July Growth & Public Policy Summit

Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) President and CEO, Pamela G. Bailey, today announced that George W. Koch has been selected to receive the first-ever GMA … Continue reading

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NGA Strengthens Industry Relations Efforts Through New Hire

The National Grocers Association is pleased to announce the appointment of Brian P. Lynch as vice president of industry relations, effective June 3. Brian … Continue reading

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Grocery Manufacturers Association Announces Findings of CPG Industry ‘Big Data’ Research

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) announced the release of the 2013 report “Formula for Growth – (Innovation),”  completed in collaboration with Deloitte Consulting.  The report … Continue reading

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GMA Science Forum Focuses on Product Safety

Experts from the consumer packaged goods industry gathered today in Washington, D.C. to advance the industry’s product safety and health and wellbeing mission through … Continue reading

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CPG Manufacturers and Retailers Issue Digital Coupon Guidelines to Combat Fraud

The Food Marketing Institute (FMI), Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) and National Grocers Association (NGA) released guidelines designed to promote model practices in the “end-to-end” … Continue reading

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GMA to Honor Danny Wegman and Tim Smucker with Hall of Achievement Awards

Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) President and CEO Pamela G. Bailey today announced that Daniel Wegman, Chief Executive Officer, Wegmans Food Markets and Timothy Smucker, … Continue reading

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GMA Presents Wakefern President with Industry Award

Joe Sheridan, President and COO of Wakefern Food Corp., was recognized by the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) with the 2012 Industry Collaboration Leadership Award. … Continue reading

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GMA Outlines Global Food Safety Progress at FDA Meeting

Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) Executive Vice President of Policy and Strategic Planning Mary Sophos delivered the keynote address at the Food and Drug Administration’s … Continue reading

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GMA Plays Key Role in Announcing Partnership to Create the World’s First Global Food Safety Fund

Pamela G. Bailey, president and CEO of the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA), joined U.S. government and World Bank officials in announcing an innovative public … Continue reading

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