Member Community

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.


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


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:

  • Consumer Affairs

  • Food Safety

  • Human Resources

  • Independent Operator

  • Internal Auditing

  • Pharmacy

  • Store Development

  • Sustainability