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.

Or view the list of confirmed 2015 event dates.


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 Blog

Avian Flu Threatens Food Industry’s Egg Supply

By: Jennifer McEntire, PhD- Vice President of Science and Operation A few weeks ago a reporter asked me to comment on the avian influenza outbreak and I responded that it was not my area of expertise. I was aware of the outbreak, but hadn’t been following it that closely. My, what a difference a few […]

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Efficient and Effective Product Recall Management (June 2015)

Chicago, IL/United States

June 23 2015

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GMA Leadership Forum at The Broadmoor

Colorado Springs, CO/United States

August 14 2015

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