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 2016 events below.

Or view the list of confirmed 2016 event dates.


Food Industry Taskforce Releases Tools to Address On Shelf Availability

Two new tools to help retailers, wholesalers and manufacturers analyze and improve On Shelf Availability (OSA) have been created by a joint industry group.

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GMA Praises Bipartisan Agreement on National Food Labeling Legislation

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) today issued the following statement from Pamela G. Bailey, president and CEO, on the bipartisan agreement in the Senate on legislation to set a uniform national food labeling standard and promote greater disclosure of genetically engineered ingredients:

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IARC, Please Make Up Your Mind – Does Coffee Cause Cancer?

Manojit Basu, PhD, Technical Lead, Consumer Product Safety & Regulatory Affairs Coffee, probably the third most widely consumed beverage in the world next to water and tea has been in the midst of several controversies and scrutiny for decades. There has been a lot of discussion within the scientific community and in the media on […]

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Congress Talks Food Waste, and Beyond

Meghan Stasz, Senior Director, Sustainability The House Agriculture Committee hearing on food waste at the end of May that discussed many different influences on waste and the range of ways needed to tackle it as a nation. GMA testified on behalf of our industry and the cross-industry Food Waste Reduction Alliance (FWRA). This was an […]

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TSCA Reform: What Does It Mean For You? - A GMA Webinar

, /United States

July 27 2016

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GMA Leadership Forum at The Greenbrier

White Sulphur Springs, WV/United States

July 28 2016

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