Newsletters and E-Shares

FMI has several ways for members to be better connected to the news and resources they need to excel in the food retail industry as well as share best practices and resources with other members.


FMI offers regular members only newsletters on a variety of topics.

FMI General Newsletters 


FMI Voice of Food Retail Blog ImageGet weekly stories from the Voice of Food Retail blog delivered to your in box every Friday morning. Update your profile in the FMI database to subscribe. Sign Up

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In our newsletter exclusive to FMI members, we take a look at the issues, resources and research impacting each aisle of the grocery store. As a member you’re automatically signed up! FMI Newsletter Archive


FMI daily LeadAvailable for free to the general public, the FMI dailyLead is developed by SmartBrief and compiles the top food retail stories daily. Sign Up

Government Relations Newsletters

Regular newsletters on legislative, regulatory, state, tax and labor issues. Learn More and Sign Up



Food Safety Updates

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The FMI Food Safety Update is a monthly newsletter for that highlights key regulatory, industry, and scientific information, as well as resources that may be of interest to the retail food industry. Sign Up


Pharmacy Updates

The FMI Pharmacy Report is a monthly communication to educate FMI members on the latest pharmacy-related actions that could impact food retailers and wholesalers. Learn More


FMI offers several e-share lists—electronic e-mail lists—for dialogue among interested members regarding different food retail subject matters. Participating members can share information, ask questions of each other, and to get feedback on ideas. FMI Members who wish to join any of these lists should contact the list moderator directly for more information. Here are the current FMI e-shares:

  • Food Safety

  • Financial Executives

  • Human Resources

  • Independent Operator

  • Internal Auditing

  • Store Development