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.

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GMA Applauds Senate Passage of Tax Reform Bill

(Washington, D.C.) The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) issued the following statement today from Pamela G. Bailey, president and CEO, following the Senate’s vote to pass its version of tax reform legislation. “Last night’s Senate vote is a critical breakthrough towards final approval of a tax reform bill that will help American manufacturers stay competitive and fuel the purchasing power of our nation’s consumers. The food, beverage, and consumer products.

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GMA Urges Senate Passage of Tax Reform Legislation

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) today urged the U.S. Senate to pass a comprehensive tax reform bill this week for businesses and consumers.

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Food and Agriculture Trade in the Asia Pacific – Facilitating Trade and Driving Growth

By: Melissa San Miguel- Senior Director, Global Strategies-Multilateral Affairs Each November, the leaders of 21 of the world’s fastest-growing economies from both sides of the Pacific gather at the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Annual Leaders Meeting to set the agenda for trade and growth in the region. Fair trade in the Asia-Pacific region is […]

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3 Ways CIOs Can Lead A Transformation In Grocery Manufacturing

This piece originally ran on By: Matthew Campbell & Evan Kelly Managing Director; Director, Consumer Goods & Services-Accenture Remember how straightforward the groceries business used to be? Manufacturers navigated a well-trodden path of monitoring supply-side size and scale, distributing inventory as widely and inexpensively as possible, and watching the profits flow in. It was a […]

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