About the Iowa Grocery Industry Association

The Iowa Grocery Industry Association (IGIA) is a state trade association that represents the food industry including chain and independent supermarkets, chain and independent convenience stores, suppliers, wholesalers, brokers, manufacturers and distributors.

Since 1899, the IGIA has been the voice of Iowa's grocer industry. IGIA has long served as a resource to its members, the food industry and the public through education, legislative support, networking and philanthropic programs. The Association’s leadership is as diverse as the industry it serves with directors from major retailers and independent markets, as well as national and local wholesalers and suppliers.

Contact the IGIA at info@iowagrocers.com.

IGIA's Mission

The Iowa Grocery Industry Association strives to proactively promote and strengthen Iowa's grocery industry.

IGIA Values:

  • Maintain honesty, integrity and a fair approach when representing the grocery industry.
  • Engage proactively in ongoing efforts to gather feedback, input and involvement from members.
  • Undertake proactive and consistent promotional activities underscoring the value of the grocery industry, both internally and externally.
  • Stay ahead of the curve by being open-minded, fexible and open to change.

Iowa Grocery Industry Association has been serving its members since 1899.