GMA Membership Types

GMA offers companies engaged in the consumer packaged goods industry in various forms—manufacturers, retailers, distributors and other types of CPG companies—membership in three different categories designed to maximize their return on investment:

General Membership

GMA represents more than 200 companies that manufacture and market branded and private label food and consumer packaged goods through retail, wholesale and foodservice channels of distribution. General members include retailers and foodservice companies that manufacture and market consumer products for sale. They also represent companies who provide outsourced marketing and sales services to customers that sell food, beverage and consumer products.

Affiliate, Non-Manufacturer Membership

This category is for chain and franchise companies actively and regularly engaged in selling food products to consumers.

Associate Membership

Associate Membership is available to companies that supply services to the consumer packaged goods industry and fall under one of the following categories: consulting firm; technology provider; audit firm; logistics or other service provider.

To learn more about how your company can benefit from membership in GMA, contact:

Jonathan M. Downey
Senior Director, Membership and Business Development
or 202.295.3945

You may also download a copy of the GMA Associate Member Application.