We’re the statewide organization representing the interests and concerns of Maine’s grocery and food producer industry.

Government relations is a key membership benefit and we’re engaged 12-months a year in legislative, regulatory and policy matters impacting our members.

On August 2, 2017: the 128th first session Maine Legislature adjourned. Unless specified elsewhere or emergency legislation, new bills are slated to take effect 90-days after adjournment which will be October 31/November 1 (pending confirmation).

We thank you for engaging with your State Representative and Senator.

Need more information, call the office TODAY at 207.622.4461.

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Maine’s Best Bagger Championship
Register Baggers! Tuesday, Sept. 26
Good Shepherd Food Bank
Auburn, ME
NGA Best Bagger Contestant Rules

Annual Food Means Business Summit
Save the Date! Wednesday, Oct. 18
Freeport, ME

For a full list of events click here!

For more information, please call the office at 622.4461 or send an email to info@mgfpa.org.

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Maine’s Best Grocery Baggers Compete for Trip to Las Vegas and Chance at $10,000

MGFPA to host Maine’s Fourth Annual Best Bagger Championship to honor our state’s “best” grocery checkout bagger.  Bagging is a critically important step for many grocery stores as it is the last impression of the store’s attention to detail, emphasizes the employee and store’s dedication to exceptional customer service and helps ensure customers’ food gets home in perfect condition.


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