Latest Grocery Manufacturers Association Stories

2014-03-03 08:30:43

Grocery shopping decision makers agree Facts Up Front makes nutrition information easy to find and use WASHINGTON, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) and the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) today unveiled its national consumer education campaign to bolster awareness and understanding of Facts Up Front. The nutrient-based labeling system will be supported by a national advertising campaign to further educate consumers on the initiative...

2014-02-20 23:23:46

The Trading Partner Alliance of the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) today announced the release of the 2013 best practices guideline “Brand Protection and Supply Chain Integrity: Methods for Counterfeit Detection, Prevention and Deterrence,” completed in collaboration with Inmar and Authentix. Winston-Salem, NC and Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 The Trading Partner Alliance of the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and Grocery...

2011-06-21 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital transformation is connecting billions of people worldwide, empowering consumers and enabling consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies to manage the enterprise more effectively and efficiently to drive growth, according to Thriving in a Connected World, the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) and PwC US 2011 Food, Beverage, and Consumer Products financial performance report released today. Now in its 15th year, the report includes...

2011-03-17 10:26:00

WASHINGTON, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) today announced the results of survey research indicating that food, beverage and consumer products manufacturers anticipate that they will eliminate four billion pounds of packaging waste nationwide from 2005-2020. More than 1.5 billion pounds have already been avoided since 2005, and another 2.5 billion pounds are expected to be avoided by 2020. The four billion pounds represents a 19...

2011-01-26 07:44:23

American grocers joined forces with food and beverage producers to unveil a new system on Monday for placing nutritional information on packages ahead of plans from US regulators, who have pushed for clear and accurate labels to help fight the growing obesity epidemic in the United States. The front-of-package labeling move by industry leaders caught the attention of critics, who questioned the move, saying it appeared to be an attempt to dodge federal regulators and to distract consumers...

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