• Iowa's Governor Kim Reynolds joins the Iowa Grocery Industry Association in proclaiming Feb. 22 Supermarket Employee Day! Join in the celebration. Click here for more information and resources to hold your in-store celebration!

  • February 22, 2021, marks a new holiday, Supermarket Employee Day!

    The IGIA is super proud of our Supermarket Heroes! Please join in the celebration by clicking here for ideas and resources to honor supermarket employees!

  • Click here for the latest information and resources on dealing with the coronavirus. 

  • Fresha is an upstart company in Minnesota that washes and packages fresh market carrots. Our long summer days, cool crisp nights, and rich soil create the ideal growing conditions for sweeter, better-tasting carrots. Consumers appreciate the opportunity to source locally grown products. Being in the Midwest, we can reduce freight costs and transportation time. 

The Iowa Grocery Industry Association presents the Retailer of the Year Award each year at the IGIA’s Hall of Fame Dinner. This prestigious award recognizes a retail professional for his or her outstanding work ethic and commitment to his or her store(s), employees and community.
The Department of Inspections and Appeals announced that registration for consumable hemp products will officially open on March 3.
The Iowa Grocery Industry Association presents the Retailer of the Year Award each year at the IGIA’s Hall of Fame Dinner. This prestigious award recognizes a retail professional for his or her outstanding work ethic and commitment to his or her store(s), employees and community.
The Department of Inspections and Appeals announced that registration for consumable hemp products will officially open on March 3.
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The Iowa Grocery Industry Association (IGIA) is a state trade association that represents the food industry including chain and independent supermarkets, convenience stores, suppliers, wholesalers, brokers, manufacturers and distributors. Our mission is to proactively promote and strengthen Iowa's grocery industry.

Founded in 1899, the 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.

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