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.

Or view the list of confirmed 2015 event dates.


GMA Statement in Response to House Hearing on FDA’s Role in Regulation of Genetically Modified Food

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Pamela G. Bailey, president and CEO of the Grocery Manufacturers Association, issued the following statement in response to the hearing held this morning by the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health entitled, “The FDA’s Role in the Regulation of Genetically Modified Food.”

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Industry Continues Progress on Removal of Trans Fats from Food Products

Today, Dr. Leon Bruner, Chief Science Officer for the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA), commented on the progress being made by the food industry in eliminating trans fats from the food supply. 

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GMA Hires Denzel McGuire as EVP of Government Relations

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) today announced that Denzel E. McGuire, a highly regarded Capitol Hill staff leader and policy advisor, will be the Association’s Executive Vice President of Government Relations beginning January 5th.

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Grocery Manufacturers Association Hires Roger Lowe to Lead Communications Team

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) today announced that Roger Lowe, who has more than 35 years of experience as corporate communications leader, public affairs consultant and reporter, has been hired as Executive Vice President of Strategic Communications.

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GMA Meetings & TPA Coffee With Sessions at FMI Midwinter

Miami Beach, FL/United States

January 23 2015

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TPA Supply Chain Conference 2015

Phoenix, AZ/United States

February 15 2015

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2015 GMA Litigation Conference

Fort Meyers, FL/United States

February 24 2015

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Science Forum 2015

National Harbor, MD/United States

April 12 2015

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Global Sustainability Summit 2015

Denver, CO/United States

August 19 2015

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