Join FMI

We’re in the business of food – wherever it’s sold


No matter your store count, you’ll benefit from a strong voice in Washington, DC and proactive food safety training and resources.


Product Supplier

Our collaboration opportunities offer a forum for idea exchanges, partnership building and strategic insights.



Connect virtually and physically with retailers through a variety of collaborative  and educational opportunities.


Why Join FMI?

When you join FMI, you join the largest group of food retailers and suppliers.
FMI staff use our expertise to help you:


On behalf of the industry on important policy and business issues


To improve business efficiencies and network for tomorrow


On the latest consumer and operational trends and support career growth

FMI Select Series

Welcome to the FMI Select video series, where we provide a comprehensive look into our various communities and how you can get involved. Dan Ratner, Senior Director of Member Services, provides an intro to each video and an overview of the FMI website.

  • Food Safety: Dr. Hilary Thesmar, Chief Science Officer & Sr. Vice President, Food Product Safety Programs
  • Fresh Foods: Rick Stein, Vice President of Fresh Foods
  • Nonfoods: Tom Duffy, Senior Advisor of Nonfoods Community Development
  • Private Brands: Doug Baker, Vice President of Industry Relations
  • Government Relations: Jennifer Hatcher, Chief Public Policy Officer and Senior Vice President of Government & Member Relations

Explore Member Benefits

No two FMI members are alike. We tailor our services to meet your specific business objectives. Here is an overview of the benefits you can enjoy by membership type:
FMI depends on active member involvement through committees to provide leadership and guidance to the professional staff. Take your seat at the table and influence the future of our industry.

Explore Our Members

Hy-Vee, Inc.

Northgate Gonzalez Market

Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

Wakefern Food Corp.

Longo Brothers Fruit Markets Inc.

Fresh Encounter, Inc.

PepsiCo, Inc.

Our Membership Directory

Use our public membership directory to explore our members and get to know us better. You’ll find food retail companies, but also suppliers, technology and solution providers and more.

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Meet Our Membership Team

Our Membership team is here to help you get the most out of your FMI membership. Contact them to learn more about our membership benefits and how you can get involved.