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Biden vaccine mandate raises questions

Biden vaccine mandate raises questions

ARLINGTON, Va. — The Biden administration’s announcement of vaccine mandates for businesses raises serious questions for retailers and supplier companies, two trade associations said on Friday. “The announcement yesterday by President Biden of an employer mandate on vaccinations and testing for employees, including fines and penalties for businesses that fail to comply, raises a tremendous

Consumer Brands Association names executive VP

Consumer Brands Association names executive VP

ARLINGTON, Va. — The Consumer Brands Association has named Ellen Davis to its senior leadership team as executive vice president of  industry engagement. Davis most recently served as senior vice president at the National Retail Federation and president of the NRF Foundation. “Ellen brings an incredible wealth of knowledge that will be invaluable to our

GMA to Relaunch as Consumer Brands Association

GMA to Relaunch as Consumer Brands Association

ARLINGTON, Va. — The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) will become the Consumer Brands Association. The name change will take effect in January 2020, the 110-year-old trade association announced on Thursday.  “We represent an industry of iconic brands that are innovative, forward-looking and touch the lives of every American,” GMA President and CEO Geoff Freeman said