Grocers Day at the Capitol
Mark your calendar – April 18 – and plan on attending the 2017 Grocers Day at the Capitol – CGA’s signature advocacy event of the year.
This is your opportunity to meet in-person with state legislative leaders and staff and discuss important issues that directly impact our industry and your company’s bottom line.
Online registration for the 2017 Grocers Day at the Capitol is now open. To register online, click here. You can also register by downloading the event Registration Form and faxing it to (916) 448-2793. If you have questions regarding registering, email Lynn Ronsse, CGA, or call (916) 448-3545.
Prior to your visits, attendees will hear from several top executive, legislative and regulatory leaders who will address the most important issues facing our industry today. Additionally, CGA’s advocacy team will provide the latest updates on key grocery-related legislation.
Event sponsors enjoy an unparalleled opportunity to reach an audience of legislators and retailers, and demonstrate support for the retail-manufacturing partnership and shared objectives. To learn more about specific Grocers Day sponsorship opportunities, click here.
As always, CGA will provide all the information needed to maximize your legislative visits. You will join fellow grocers and suppliers in pre-scheduled meetings at the State Capitol. Last year, more than 80 meetings were scheduled throughout the afternoon.
Afterwards you will have the opportunity to mingle with legislators at the President’s Reception at the CGA headquarters.
join the conversation
Your participation in Grocers Day sends a strong message to our elected officials that our industry is united in its purpose and wants to participate in the decision-making process. Whether you represent a major supermarket chain, or a small neighborhood market, your legislator needs to hear from you.