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December 9, 2013

Supermarket industry trade group Food Marketing Institute (FMI) will exclusively endorse and encourage the use of ReposiTrak among its food retail and wholesale members.

Arlington, Va. – Supermarket industry trade group Food Marketing Institute (FMI) will exclusively endorse and encourage the use of ReposiTrak among its food retail and wholesale members.

Under a new joint agreement, ReposiTrak will be the exclusive solution provider endorsed by FMI in connection with the food and drug safety traceability of goods and related services, including document management. FMI will introduce ReposiTrak to its members, which operate nearly 40,000 stores and 25,000 pharmacies.

December 9, 2013

Supermarket industry trade group Food Marketing Institute (FMI) will exclusively endorse and encourage the use of ReposiTrak among its food retail and wholesale members.

Arlington, Va. – Supermarket industry trade group Food Marketing Institute (FMI) will exclusively endorse and encourage the use of ReposiTrak among its food retail and wholesale members.

Under a new joint agreement, ReposiTrak will be the exclusive solution provider endorsed by FMI in connection with the food and drug safety traceability of goods and related services, including document management. FMI will introduce ReposiTrak to its members, which operate nearly 40,000 stores and 25,000 pharmacies.

August 16, 2013

By Jeff Weidauer, Vestcom International

By Jeff Weidauer, jweidauer@vestcom.com

July 31, 2013

The National Retail Federation, Food Marketing Institute and Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) both issued statements applauding the ruling on the Federal Reserve Swipe Fee Regulation.

Washington, D.C. -- The National Retail Federation, Food Marketing Institute and Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) both issued statements applauding the ruling on the Federal Reserve Swipe Fee Regulation. The groups were responding to a U.S. District Court ruling on Wednesday that the implementation rules for debit swipe fee reform established by the Federal Reserve were inconsistent with the intent of the law.

July 31, 2013

The National Retail Federation, Food Marketing Institute and Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) both issued statements applauding the ruling on the Federal Reserve Swipe Fee Regulation.

Washington, D.C. -- The National Retail Federation, Food Marketing Institute and Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) both issued statements applauding the ruling on the Federal Reserve Swipe Fee Regulation. The groups were responding to a U.S. District Court ruling on Wednesday that the implementation rules for debit swipe fee reform established by the Federal Reserve were inconsistent with the intent of the law.

April 30, 2012

The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) announced that it has entered into a strategic business partnership with TopSource LLC, a sourcing company and wholly owned subsidiary of Topco Associates LLC.

Dallas -- The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) announced that it has entered into a strategic business partnership with TopSource LLC, a sourcing company and wholly owned subsidiary of Topco Associates LLC. FMI said the partnership will provide its members the opportunity to support the foundations of their growing businesses with significant savings related to costs in not-for-resale areas.

November 23, 2011

A coalition of retail organizations, including the National Retail Federation, the Food Marketing Institute and the National Association of Convenience Stores, have filed a lawsuit charging that the Federal Reserve failed to comply with a new law requiring it to reduce fees bank charge retailers when shoppers use credit cards.

New York City -- A coalition of retail organizations, including the National Retail Federation, the Food Marketing Institute and the National Association of Convenience Stores, have filed a lawsuit charging that the Federal Reserve failed to comply with a new law requiring it to reduce fees bank charge retailers when shoppers use credit cards.

The law, which went into effect Oct. 1, said that banks could charge a maximum of 21 cents when consumers use a debit card, down from an average of 44 cents per transaction.

May 10, 2011

Rising fuel costs, higher commodity prices and increasing international market demand for food are pushing food inflation higher and higher, according to the Food Marketing Institute’s U.S. Grocery Shopper Trends report released Tuesday.

New York City -- Rising fuel costs, higher commodity prices and increasing international market demand for food are pushing food inflation higher and higher, according to the Food Marketing Institute’s U.S. Grocery Shopper Trends report released Tuesday.

May 10, 2011

Rising fuel costs, higher commodity prices and increasing international market demand for food are pushing food inflation higher and higher, according to the Food Marketing Institute’s U.S. Grocery Shopper Trends report released Tuesday.

New York City -- Rising fuel costs, higher commodity prices and increasing international market demand for food are pushing food inflation higher and higher, according to the Food Marketing Institute’s U.S. Grocery Shopper Trends report released Tuesday.

April 19, 2011

The Food Marketing Institute said that it has appointed Robert Rosado as director of government relations.

Arlington, Va. -- The Food Marketing Institute said Tuesday that it has appointed Robert Rosado as director of government relations.

According to FMI, Rosado will focus on legislation that impacts supermarkets in the areas of food safety, health care, food deserts and the 2012 Farm Bill.

November 8, 2010

According to a Tuesday report by the Food Marketing Institute, supermarket sales grew just 0.12%...

November 8, 2010

According to a Tuesday report by the Food Marketing Institute, supermarket sales grew just 0.12%...

March 14, 2010

The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) spent $880,000 in the fourth quarter to lobby on the...

October 22, 2008

The FMI (Food Marketing Institute) CEO Search Committee announced its selection of Leslie G. Sarasin...

September 23, 2008

Karen H. Brown, senior VP of the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and corporate secretary to...

September 23, 2008

Karen H. Brown, senior VP of the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and corporate secretary to...

July 29, 2008

Beginning Sept. 30, 2008, the government will require country of origin labeling (COOL) for beef,...

July 16, 2008

The supermarket pharmacy business is healthy and growing in both services and tie-in opportunities, according...

July 16, 2008

The supermarket pharmacy business is healthy and growing in both services and tie-in opportunities, according...

July 14, 2008

The National Retail Federation (NRF) and the Food Marketing Institute welcomed Tuesday’s introduction of legislation...

June 30, 2008

Backlashes from these incidents are beginning to affect online-shopper confidence, with one-third of consumers saying...

May 31, 2008

While self service may not be a mission-critical solution just yet, a tipping point...

May 11, 2008

Food Marketing Institute (FMI) recently announced the election of 30 directors to the FMI Board....

May 4, 2008

Supermarket industry sales increased 4.6% in 2007, and same-store sales rose 4.2%, the highest...

May 4, 2008

Supermarket industry sales increased 4.6% in 2007, and same-store sales rose 4.2%, the highest...