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NGA Congratulates 2015 Executive Leadership Development Program Graduates

The National Grocers Association (NGA) congratulated 41 grocery executives on their completion of the 2015 Executive Leadership Development Program (ELDP). The 2015 ELDP course … Continue reading

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Fresh produce, prices matter most to shoppers, survey shows

Despite glowing headlines about America’s economic recovery, millions of people struggle with stagnant wages and an increased cost of living. As a result, nearly … Continue reading

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2015 NGA Best Bagger Champion on David Letterman

The 2015 National Grocers Association (NGA) Best Bagger Champion, David Tochinskiy of Rosauers Supermarket in Spokane, Was., was featured on the Late Show with David Letterman Tuesday, … Continue reading

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PBH Hosts Supermarket Dietitians at the NGA Expo

Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH) continued its support of supermarket dietitians and supermarkets by hosting a small group of dietitians, from small chain … Continue reading

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NGA Partners with Farm 2 Store Network

The National Grocers Association (NGA) has announced a partnership with the Farm 2 Store Network to make available discounted fresh category merchandising and marketing … Continue reading

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NGA, Balance Innovations Release Independent Grocer Payments Research

The National Grocers Association (NGA) and Balance Innovations released the results of their joint 2015 Grocery Retailing Payments Study – designed to understand industry payment … Continue reading

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Sounding Board: Independent aspirations

The environment independent grocers create for shoppers is often more important than price. It is that time of year when consultants, reporters and pundits … Continue reading

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NGA Industry Service Award and WGA Women of the Year Award Recipients Announced

The National Grocers Association (NGA) is pleased to recognize Steve Holdiman with the NGA Industry Service Award and Barbara Wiest with the Woman Grocers of … Continue reading

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NGA and PBH Partner to Educate Supermarket Dietitians

Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH) and the National Grocers Association (NGA) are announcing a partnership focused on the continuing education of supermarket dietitians … Continue reading

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NGA Requests Extension on FSIS Meat-Grinding Rule

The National Grocers Association (NGA), along with the American Meat Institute and the North American Meat Association, sent a letter to the U.S. Department of … Continue reading

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New Survey Results Show Shoppers Want More Personalized Assistance in Supermarkets

Shoppers are spending more than half of their fresh-food dollars in supermarkets and want professionals on the shopping floor to support healthier eating habits … Continue reading

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Top Industry Leaders Honored with NGA Awards

 The National Grocers Association (NGA) recognized five top industry leaders with distinguished leadership awards during the 2014 NGA Show. The following individuals were honored … Continue reading

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2014 NGA Show Opens with Record-Breaking Attendance

The National Grocers Association (NGA) opened its 2014 show with a record-setting attendance level of over 3,000 attendees, alongside a sold-out expanded EXPO floor, which … Continue reading

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Intelligent Checklist Platform Boosts Food Service Quality and Safety

Results from a recently completed case study released by the Center for Advancing Retail & Technology (CART) and the National Grocers Association (NGA) show … Continue reading

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NGA Ramps Up Advocacy Efforts through Launch of Online Political Action Center

In an effort to increase a strong, unified voice of the independent grocery sector on Capitol Hill, the National Grocers Association (NGA) has officially … Continue reading

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NGA and GMDC to Feature GM/HBW Product Showcase at the 2014 NGA Show

The Global Market Development Center, (GMDC, www.gmdc.org) and The National Grocers Association (NGA, www.nationalgrocers.org) are introducing the GMDC Showcase at the 2014 NGA Show, to … Continue reading

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NGA President and CEO Peter Larkin Appointed to Key U.S. Chamber of Commerce Leadership Committee

National Grocers Association (NGA) President and CEO Peter Larkin has been appointed to serve on the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s prestigious Committee of 100 … Continue reading

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NGA and OGA to Release Payment Processes White Paper

The National Grocers Association (NGA) and the Ohio Grocers Association (OGA) have partnered with Cash Flow Solutions to conduct analysis of the operational processes … Continue reading

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NGA Announces Appointment of New Board Members

The National Grocers Association (NGA) Board of Directors at its fall meeting in Chicago, Ill., approved the appointment of the following individuals to fill … Continue reading

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NGA Sells Out its Trading Partner Business Sessions

The National Grocers Association (NGA) has sold out its enhanced Trading Partners Business Sessions (TPBS) with over fifty retailer, wholesaler, manufacturer and supplier companies … Continue reading

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Independent Grocers Significantly Improve Sales & Profits in 2012

The National Grocers Association (NGA) and FMS released the results of their joint 2013 Independent Grocers Financial Survey. Showing their resilience and business savvy, … Continue reading

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NGA President & CEO: Tax Reform Must be Comprehensive

President Obama released a proposal that attempts to simplify the tax code for American businesses by reforming only corporate tax rates. Though efforts to … Continue reading

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NGA & Brick Meets Click Release Digital Check-Up for Grocery

The National Grocers Association (NGA) and Brick Meets Click (BMC) today announced the publication of the “NGA/Brick Meets Click Digital Check-Up.” The paper, which … Continue reading

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NGA Launches Member Resource on Food Safety

NGA announces that food safety expert, Gale Prince, Stericycle ExpertRECALL Food Safety Strategist and founder of Sage Food Safety, LLC, has been retained by … Continue reading

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