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Independent grocer testifies on impact of infant formula shortage

Independent grocer testifies on impact of infant formula shortage

WASHINGTON – On behalf of the National Grocers Association (NGA), an independent community grocer from rural Georgia shared his experience and the direct impact the national formula shortage is having on his community with a U.S. House committee hearing. Confusion and fear, alongside panic-buying and government red tape, are among the effects of the nation’s shortage of

NGA pushes back against $15 minimum wage

NGA pushes back against $15 minimum wage

ARLINGTON, Va. – The National Grocers Association (NGA), the trade association representing independent supermarkets, wrote a letter to the House Education and Labor Committee that opposes including the $15 minimum wage proposal included in its budget reconciliation package. “NGA strongly opposes increasing the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour because it would harm small

GMDC|Retail Tomorrow, NGA and IHA issue open letter to retail industry

GMDC|Retail Tomorrow, NGA and IHA issue open letter to retail industry

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — GMDC|Retail Tomorrow, the National Grocers Association and the International Housewares Association have joined forces to  support smaller suppliers in non-essential categories that they said were getting left behind as the retail industry responded to meet consumers’ needs and demands during the global coronavirus pandemic. As the industry rose to the challenge