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GMA Statement Regarding Introduction of House Child Nutrition Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) today issued the following statement by GMA President and CEO Pamela G. Bailey regarding introduction of the U.S. House of Representative’s child nutrition reauthorization bill, the Improving Nutrition for America’s Children Act, by Chairman George Miller (D-CA) of the House Education and Labor Committee:

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Product Recall Management Recommendations Unveiled in New Joint Industry Report

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA), Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and GS1 US today issued a joint industry report that identifies opportunities and methods for improving product recall management practices across multiple dimensions. The report, titled Recall Execution Effectiveness: Collaborative Approaches to Improving Consumer Safety and Confidence, was conducted by Deloitte Consulting LLP on behalf of GMA, FMI and GS1 US and makes recommendations in three main areas: communication and collaboration; processes, organization and metrics; and technology. The study is part of an ongoing, industry-wide effort to improve product safety and recall programs.

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GMA Statement in Response to National Workgroup for Safe Markets BPA Study

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) today issued the following statement by Senior Vice President and Chief Science and Regulatory Affairs Officer Robert E. Brackett in response to the recently released National Workgroup for Safe Markets report on BPA:

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GMA Statement Regarding HWCF Pledge to Reduce 1.5 Trillion Calories by 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) today issued the following statement by President and CEO Pamela G. Bailey applauding the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation (HWCF) for pledging to reduce 1.5 trillion calories by the end of 2015:

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GMA Statement Regarding Recommendations from President's Childhood Obesity Task Force

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) today issued the following statement by President and CEO Pamela G. Bailey regarding the release of an action plan from the interagency Task Force on Childhood Obesity, commissioned by President Obama:

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) today commended U.S. Rep. Ron Kind and his fellow cosponsors for introducing comprehensive obesity legislation, The Healthy CHOICES Act.

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