FMI offers multiple initiatives and opportunities for collaboration among food retailing industry professionals in the area of technology. This includes an all company approach as it relates to mobility, payments, data security, cloud computing, in-store innovation and social commerce. With work through our Technology Leadership Board and other working committees, FMI facilitates networking, surveys, benchmarking, research studies and other collaborative projects that help move the industry forward and support members in their efforts.

For questions, please contact Rhett Asher.



The FMI Technology Leadership Board will lead and advise the FMI board and members on the technology to support and advance the retail food industry. By providing business technology strategy though communication and continuous education, coordinating and recommending technology topics for FMI sanctioned research, and providing clear direction on technology solutions that will effect process change in all aspects of our retailing business, this group will share insights into future technologies and business practices that could impact or benefit the industry. For more information about participating in this group, contact Rhett Asher


FMI Connect

Come join us in Chicago, IL from June 9-11, 2015 for FMI Connect

FMI Connect 2015Technology is driving everything from consumer behavior to back-of-house operations. It can help you build top-line sales, reduce expenses and improve overall operational excellence. At FMI Connect, come see the latest and greatest in technology-focused exhibitors in the Retail Technology & Innovation Pavilion.