November 28, 2011

A coalition of retail organizations, including the National Retail Federation, the Food Marketing Institute and the National Association of Convenience Stores, have filed a lawsuit charging that the Federal Reserve failed to comply with a new law requiring it to reduce fees bank charge retailers when shoppers use credit cards.

October 12, 2011

The Network of Executive Women has elected five new members at large to its board of directors.

October 11, 2011

Spartan Stores has announced that its Spartan brand packaging now will include front of packaging nutrition icons to help busy consumers make informed decisions when they shop. The new labels support the voluntary Facts Up Front nutrition labeling system designed by the Food Marketing Institute and the Grocery Manufacturing Association.

September 23, 2011

The Food Marketing Institute and the Grocery Manufacturers Association have teamed up for a consumer education campaign that expresses their support of the food and beverage industry's front-of-pack nutrition labeling system.

August 10, 2011

The Food Marketing Institute has appointed Terry Levee to serve as director of food safety programs.

July 27, 2011

The Food Marketing Institute on Wednesday named Heather Garlich as the association’s director of media and public relations.

July 8, 2011

Pharmacy groups are urging Congress to maintain access to diabetic testing supplies in retail pharmacies for patients with diabetes.

June 14, 2011

One week after the Senate failed to pass an amendment that would have delayed swipe-fee reform for an additional 12 months, the Department of Justice Antitrust Division reportedly is addressing anticompetitive practices related to credit cards.

June 8, 2011

Sens. Jon Tester, D-Mont., and Bob Corker, R-Tenn., have offered an amendment to legislation that is designed to delay swipe-fee reforms.

May 31, 2011

The Food Marketing Institute announced that one of its former executives is rejoining the organization, while another will be retiring.

May 12, 2011

The Food Marketing Institute honored three store managers for services they provide at their place of work, as well as to customers and the community.

April 25, 2011

Call it “the attack of the coupon-crazed shelf sweepers.” It’s the most aggressive form of bargain hunting by consumers willing to spend hours searching out coupon deals, to stock up with enough product to last their families for a year and to turn their homes into veritable warehouses.


April 19, 2011

The Food Marketing Institute said Tuesday that it has appointed Robert Rosado as director of government relations.

January 14, 2011

A group representing the nation's food retailers and wholesalers announced the retirement of its VP state government relations.

November 15, 2010

The Food Marketing Institute on Tuesday announced the appointment of Susan Borra as SVP communications...

November 10, 2010

The Food Marketing Institute announced Wednesday the creation of the Center of Excellence for Food...

October 31, 2010

As many as 50% of shoppers felt that their supermarket helped them make healthful choices,...

October 26, 2010

The nation's food and beverage manufacturers and retailers are taking an extra step to combat...

October 6, 2010

The Food Marketing Institute recognized two companies for investing in the growth and development of...

September 28, 2010

A former executive at the American Pharmacists Association has joined the Food Marketing Institute to...

September 23, 2010

The Food Marketing Institute and LearnSomething announced Friday the development of programs that provide pre-employment...

September 20, 2010

Aisle7 on Tuesday announced the availability of the Aisle7 Mobile suite, a collection of customizable...

September 20, 2010

A coalition of lobbying groups urged the Senate on Monday to review and pass pending...

August 24, 2010

The Food Marketing Institute on Wednesday announced the promotion of Patrick Walsh to SVP industry...