Newsletters and Forums

We have 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.

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

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Get weekly stories from the Voice of Food Retail blog delivered to your in box every Friday morning and is open to the public. Sign Up

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In our exclusive FMI member newsletter, 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!

Available for free to the general public, 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

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FMI's Pharmacy Report is a monthly communication to educate FMI members on the latest pharmacy-related actions that could impact food retailers and wholesalers. Read up on new federal and state pharmacy issues in the latest edition. Sign Up
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Six issues a year, FMI Emerge highlights the trends driving demand for new products and emerging brands at the forefront of the food retail marketplace, including ethical sourcing, traceability, sustainability, clean labeling and consumer transparency. SIGN UP

Fresh Newsletter

In our bi-monthly newsletter, FMI Fresh explores the models and tangible strategies necessary for meeting increasing consumer demands for fresh and healthy food choices, focused   on the store perimeter for produce, meat, seafood, deli, bakery and foodservice. SIGN UP

Operations Newsletter

Enjoy FMI Operations every other month and you will gain from the expertise across all aspects of food retail operations – from financial, legal and compliance to supply chain, labeling, private brands, food safety compliance and partnerships. SIGN UP

Tech Newsletter

Six issues a year, FMI Technology focuses on the technological innovations that will make the food retail marketplace more competitive, including click and collect, home delivery, data security and in-store innovations. SIGN UP

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FMI Value Chain shares resources and insights bi-monthly to enhance agility and increase productivity, including digital transformation, omnichannel selling, workforce development, food safety and blockchain. SIGN UP

Discussion Forums

FMI offers several discussion 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 discussion forums:

  • Financial Executives

  • Food Safety

  • Human Resources

  • Independent Operator

  • Internal Auditing

  • Store Development