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.


Grocery Manufacturers Association Hires Roger Lowe to Lead Communications Team

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) today announced that Roger Lowe, who has more than 35 years of experience as corporate communications leader, public affairs consultant and reporter, has been hired as Executive Vice President of Strategic Communications.

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Coalition for Safe Affordable Food Hails Ballot Initiative Results; Calls for National Labeling Law

The Coalition for Safe Affordable Food (CFSAF) today applauded the outcomes of GMO labeling initiatives in Colorado and Oregon and called on Congress to enact a national labeling solution.

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Grocery Manufacturers Association Statement on Defeat of State GMO Ballot Initiatives

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Pamela G. Bailey, president and CEO of the Grocery Manufacturers Association, issued the following statement in response to the election results of the GMO labeling ballot initiatives in Colorado and Oregon. 

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GMA Honors New York Food Industry Advocate Michael Rosen with 2014 Excellence in Government Affairs Award

GMA announced that Michael E. Rosen, president and CEO of the Food Industry Alliance of New York State (FIA), is the recipient of the association’s 2014 Excellence in Government Affairs Award. 

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GMA Meetings & TPA Coffee With Sessions at FMI Midwinter

Miami Beach, FL/United States

January 23 2015

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TPA Supply Chain Conference 2015

Phoenix, AZ/United States

February 15 2015

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2015 GMA Litigation Conference

Fort Meyers, FL/United States

February 24 2015

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Science Forum 2015

National Harbor, MD/United States

April 12 2015

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