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 2015 events below.

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GMA Urges Congressional Action for COOL Compliance with WTO

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) today issued the following statement in response to the World Trade Organization’s recent ruling that U.S. Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) is non-compliant with WTO rules.

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GMA Appeals Court Ruling on Vermont Labeling Law

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) today said it will appeal an April 27 federal court ruling denying the organization’s motion to halt implementation of Vermont’s mandatory GMO labeling law pending further litigation. 

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GMA Response to the Court’s Denial of GMAs Motion for Preliminary Injunction

While we are pleased that the District Court found us likely to succeed on several of our claims, we are nevertheless disappointed by the court’s ultimate decision to deny our Motion for Preliminary Injunction to block the implementation of the Vermont GMO labeling law

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GMA to Honor Three Industry Leaders with Hall of Achievement Awards

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) will honor former ConAgra Foods CEO Gary Rodkin, former Walgreens President and CEO Greg Wasson and Chairman of the Board of Flowers Foods George Deese with the GMA Hall of Achievement Award in August.

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