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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Food, Beverage & Consumer Products Companies Examine Key Issues & Trends at GMA Science Forum

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) 2017 Science Forum today began with a look at policy and consumer trends impacting the grocery industry and ways that food, beverage and consumer products companies can address them.

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GMA Praises Scott Gottlieb as Excellent Choice to Lead FDA

The Grocery Manufacturers Association today issued the following statement by Pamela G. Bailey, president and CEO, on the announcement that President-elect Trump intends to nominate Scott Gottlieb as Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration.

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GMA Blog

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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Keeping the Holidays Free of Foodborne Pathogens: The Danger Zone

By: Samantha Cooper, Manager, Food Safety and Quality Assurance If you haven’t already attended a holiday event, the time is likely approaching for your office to throw an end of the year celebration. If you’ve signed up to bring in a dish, keep the following food safety tips in mind:   Keep Hot Food Hot […]

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TPA Supply Chain Conference 2017

San Diego, CA/United States

April 30 2017

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Train-the-Trainer HACCP Course
Registration Coming Soon!

Westwood, NJ/United States

May 09 2017

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