WASHINGTON — The Grocery Manufacturers Association here said it will present its first-ever Leadership in Public Policy Award to George W. Koch, who headed GMA for 24 years, and will name the award in his honor going forward.
Stephanie Schultz, the director of health and wellness at Skogen’s Festival Foods in De Pere, Wis., was named the first-ever Retail Dietitian of the Year by the Retail Dietitians Business Alliance at FMI Connect in Chicago on Thursday....More
The Grocery Manufacturers Association will honor retired Walmart president and CEO Mike Duke with the 2014 GMA Hall of Achievement Award, the organization’s highest honor, at its Leadership Forum on Aug. 23....More
Food Marketing Institute on Thursday presented its state-focused public affairs award, the Donald H. MacManus Association Executive Award, to Jarron Springer, past president of the Tennessee Grocers & Convenience Store Association (TGCSA)....More
Associated Wholesale Grocers, Kansas City, Kan., has presented its annual Lou Fox Community Service Award to Charles Fowler, owner of Consumers IGA in Stillwater, Okla., in recognition of his service and involvement to the local community....More