News & Events

GMA is frequently an active voice in some of the most popular issues and stories surrounding the food, beverage and consumer goods industry. We also provide a host of educational conferences and training programs throughout the year. Find out more on all of the latest GMA news and 2016 events below.

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News

GMA Statement on the Administration Plans to Renegotiate NAFTA

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) issued the following statement today on behalf of Pamela G. Bailey, GMA’s president and CEO, on the Administration’s announced intention to renegotiate NAFTA.

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GMA Statement on the Confirmation of Robert Lighthizer as US Trade Representative

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) issued the following statement today on behalf of Pamela G. Bailey, GMA’s president and CEO, on the confirmation of Robert Lighthizer as US Trade Representative.

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GMA Blog

Turn it Teal-Allergen Awareness Week

By Kristen Spotz, Senior Manager, Food Safety & Quality Assurance If you were one of the million New Yorkers roaming the street of New York on Sunday evening, May 14, you might have noticed that the Empire State Building was teal.  This is to kick-off Food Allergen Awareness week which is May 14-20 and this year […]

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Getting Started with SmartLabel™: Three Common Questions by Companies

By Jim Flannery, Senior Executive Vice President, Operations and Industry Collaboration The new SmartLabel™ digital transparency initiative is growing rapidly, with more companies and brands using this digital platform to give consumers access to more information than could ever fit on a package label. As of the end of March, 2017, more than 5,600 products of […]

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