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 2014 events below.

Or view the list of confirmed 2015 event dates.

News

GMA and Chinese National Food Industry Association to Partner on Food Safety

(Washington, D.C.)  The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) and the Chinese National Food Industry Association (CNFIA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to intensify their joint food safety efforts in China and the United States.

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Grocery Manufacturer Association Announces Industry Initiative on Ingredients Added to Food

(Washington, D.C.) Today, the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) announced a five-part initiative that will advance the procedures used to assess the safety of ingredients used in food products.

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Consumer Packaged Goods Companies Must Plan for a Digital Future, Says New Study Prepared for GMA

New report prepared for GMA by BCG, Google, and IRI Highlights Benefits for Early Movers as Industry Approaches a Digital Tipping Point

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GMA Recognizes Retired Walmart CEO Mike Duke with Hall of Achievement Award

GMA today presented retired Walmart President and CEO Mike Duke with its 2014 Hall of Achievement Award before more than 400 industry leaders at the GMA Leadership Forum.  The Hall of Achievement Award represents the highest honor given by the more than 100 year-old association.

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Events

Thermal Process Development Workshop

Washington, DC/United States

September 22 2014

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Food Labeling: Complying with Regulatory Requirements for the Labeling of Packaged Foods

Washington, DC/United States

September 23 2014

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Efficient and Effective Product Recall Management (September 2014)

San Diego, CA/United States

September 24 2014

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Management and Evaluation of Thermal Process Deviations Workshop

Washington, DC/United States

September 25 2014

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Food Fortification Forum

Washington, DC/United States

October 07 2014

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