News & Events section

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 events below.

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CPG Industry Supports 20 Million American Jobs, Contributes $2 Trillion to GDP

More than 10% of U.S. jobs and GDP supported by CPG

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GMA Reinvention Features Proven Washington Talent

Bryan Zumwalt will join GMA as the executive vice president of public affairs and Stacy Papadopoulos will join as general counsel and senior vice president of operations and special initiatives.

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The Regulation Files: CBD

  The Regulatory Problem Consumer demand for CBD products is skyrocketing across the United States. Yet the lack of clear, consistent and aligned national regulations for these products, and the absence of methodical testing, threshold and safety requirements brings product safety into question. Without a clear regulatory framework, companies are forced to make sense of […]

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CPG Products Power More Than Your Every Day

When you stock up on your favorite snacks, purchase your go-to shampoo or pick up a treat for your four-legged friend, the dollars you spend have a much broader reach than most imagine. In the most comprehensive economic study ever conducted of the CPG industry, we found that the industry supports 20.4 million jobs that […]

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