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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News

GMA Applauds U.S. House Passage of Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act

“Today’s bipartisan passage of the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act (HR 1599) clearly demonstrates the growing support for this critically important legislation,” said Pamela G. Bailey, president and CEO of the Grocery Manufacturers Association.

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GMA Calls On U.S. House to Pass Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act

“The Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act (HR 1599) is critical to ensuring that Americans have access to safe and affordable food, and we urge all Members of Congress to vote in favor of this important legislation,” said Pamela G. Bailey, president and CEO of the Grocery Manufacturers Association.

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GMA Blog

Salmonella in Raw Poultry Products? –How to Protect Your Family

Jennifer McEntire, PhD, Vice President, Science Operations, Lloyd Hontz, Senior Director of Science Policy, Compliance and Inspection and Melinda Hayman, PhD, Director of Microbiology You may have heard about recent Salmonella outbreaks associated with raw chicken products. We know that this pathogen (which generally causes diarrhea and vomiting, but can also cause much more severe […]

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Why State Government Affairs Professionals Never Sleep

By: Mandy N. Hagan, Esq., Vice President State Affairs and Grassroots Threats to how a company does business in a state can pop up in some unexpected places. In state legislatures, a bill can be introduced and go all the way through the legislative process in as little as 30 days. If you aren’t staying […]

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