ABOUT MGA

The MGA is a state trade association representing the food industry since 1897.  We have over 300 retail members serving over 1,300 locations statewide, as well as over 100 distributors, manufacturers, and wholesale partners.  Our member companies employ over 150,000 union and non-union Minnesotans.  We actively advance the common interest of all those engaged in any aspect of the food industry of Minnesota as a civic leader and advocate. 

MISSION

To advance the common interest of those engaged in all aspects of the food industry of Minnesota.

VISION

To be the leadership resource for the food industry of Minnesota.

OBJECTIVES

  • Govern for the Civic Advancement of the Food Industry in Minnesota
  • Foster a Fair Marketplace Through a Civic Approach to Governance
  • Be the Relevant Voice of Industry
  • Support an Active and Engaged Membership