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7 challenges facing indie grocers—and how they’re tackling them

Small grocers are meeting in Las Vegas this week at the 2023 NGA Show to discuss the issues keeping them up at night. Here’s what has them buzzing.

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2023 NGA Show ready to welcome independent grocers to Las Vegas

Taking place Feb. 26-28, the National Grocers Association's conference lineup includes networking, educational insight and a new tech summit.

The former president of The Giant Co. joins the digital marketplace in its mission to reduce food waste and provide grocery savings.

"NGA is ready to work with lawmakers to ensure the needs of the independent grocery industry are addressed," Stephanie Johnson, NGA VP of government relations, said.

Bertram brings over 20 years of experience in the retail industry, to advance Divert’s mission to solve the wasted food crisis.

Chief public policy officer and senior vice president of government and public affairs said FMI has recommended that the federal government modernize its food assistance programs, like SNAP.

George takes over the two-year post at the grocery industry group from Hy-Vee’s Randy Edeker. Leslie Sarasin remains FMI’s president and CEO.

He will lead the publicly traded company, which provides sales and marketing solutions for retailers and CPGs.

Tom Charley takes the reins as the new chair of the National Grocers Association's Government Relations Committee.

The updates are designed to prevent fraud in the complex organic supply chain, the agency said.

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