Who We Are
We advocate on behalf of the food retail industry, which employs nearly 5 million workers and represents a combined annual sales volume of almost $800 billion. FMI member companies operate nearly 33,000 retail food stores and 12,000 pharmacies.
Our membership includes the entire spectrum of food retail:
- single owner grocery stores,
- large multi-store supermarket chains,
- online and mixed retail stores;
- grocery products and services; and
- the technology solutions that bring grocery products to commerce.
FMI offers resources and provides valuable benefits to an estimated 1,000 food retail and wholesale member companies and serves 85 international retail member companies. We have nearly 500 associate member companies that provide products and services to the food retail industry.