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.

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News

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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EWG Food Ratings Severely Flawed, Provide Inaccurate and Misleading Information

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) today released the following statement in response to a new food rating scheme called Food Scores launched by the Environmental Working Group (EWG):

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Consumers See Thousands More Product Choices with Reduced Calories, Fats, Sugar and Sodium, Industry Survey Shows

More than 30,000 healthier product choices have been made available to consumers between 2002 and 2013 according to the 2014 Health & Wellness Survey released today by the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA). 

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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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