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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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Final COOL Rule Will Increase Cost Burdens on Independent Grocers

The National Grocers Association (NGA) expressed its strong frustration over a rule change, effective immediately, that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) finalized … 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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NGA Releases Grocery Retailing Payments Study

The National Grocers Association (NGA) and Balance Innovations released the results of their joint 2013 Grocery Retailing Payments Study, designed to create understanding of industry payment practices … Continue reading

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Food Retailers Unite to Emphasize Common Sense Nutrition Information

Grocery retailers met today with their members of Congress to continue building support for the Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act (H.R. 1249), which addresses … Continue reading

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Grocers Gather in Washington to Advocate on Supermarket Industry Issues

Grocery retailers, wholesalers and food industry state association executives representing more than 30 states assembled in Washington, DC today to urge Congress to act … Continue reading

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NGA Releases Tax Reform Principles to Congress

The National Grocers Association (NGA) released the results of a tax survey of its members in a report: Principles of Tax Reform for the … Continue reading

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NGA Recommends Opting Out and Objecting to Proposed Settlement

Seven and a half years ago, NGA, at the direction of its board, elected to become a plaintiff in a class action payment card … Continue reading

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2013 NGA Show Closes with Record Attendance Numbers

The National Grocers Association’s  2013 NGA Show has come to a close, having once again expanded its offerings to further its reputation as the … Continue reading

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NGA Launches Technology Resources for Independent Grocers

The National Grocers Association (NGA) kicked off the 2013 NGA Show with an Opening General Session highlighting the organization’s achievements, as well as the … Continue reading

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