Who We Are

The National Grocers Association (NGA) is the national trade association representing the retail and wholesale grocers that comprise the independent sector of the food distribution industry. Also represented are affiliated associations, manufacturers, and service suppliers, as well as other entrepreneurial companies that support NGA's Mission and Philosophy.

Grocers in the Community

Homeland Helps Feed 300 Hungry Children


As part of their commitment to "ensuring Oklahoma's children have enough to eat this school year", Homeland has donated $30,000 to the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma's Food for Kid's program. Homeland's donations will help the program feed 300 hungry children in 53 central and western Oklahoma counties for an entire school year.

Homeland has supported the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma for over thirty years, and in addition to cash and product donations, they also participate in the Retail Food Recovery Program, which allows them to collect and distribute perishable foods including deli meat, bakery items, and produce which can no longer be sold.

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Featured Event


Fall Leadership Meetings

October 16-20, 2017
Palmer House Hilton
Chicago, IL

For the first time ever, NGA is aligning its Fall Leadership Meetings with the NACS Show.  In addition to directly engaging with decision makers and industry experts at the Fall Leadership Meetings, network with more than 20,000 attendees at the NACS Show, the premier event of the year for the convenience and fuel retailing industry.

To learn how you can get involved in this event, click here.

NGA Advocacy Center


The NGA Take Action portal provides a platform for each of the nearly one million workers represented by the independent retail and wholesale supermarket industry to make their voice heard and connect with elected officials and regulators. It takes less than one minute to contact your Members of Congress on issues of importance to the independent supermarket industry and make a difference!

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NGA Blog

Grocery Supplies and Services Guide

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