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SNAP & the Shutdown

SNAP & the Shutdown

The partial government shutdown has had serious effects on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and the independent grocery industry. Get the latest news on how the shutdown could impact benefits for February and beyond.

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Embracing the Opportunities Ahead

As we enter 2019, IGA is creating strategies to help you prepare for continued success. In his year-end video message, IGA CEO John Ross talks about how the close of each year brings a time for both reflection and looking to the challenges and opportunities ahead.

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Announcing Your IGA USA Hometown Proud Retailers!

Meet the four IGA USA Hometown Proud Retailers in the running for IGA USA International Retailer of the Year!

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Grocerants Part 2: Rethinking Prepared Foods

by Melissa Hart, contributing writer

From Zanotto’s Markets' grab-and-go meal options to Quincy Market's popular Mexican lunch specials, part 2 of this 3-part series on grocerants shares IGA retailer tips for using grocerant-style offerings to get a bigger share of shoppers’ meals at home.

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Schild's IGA is a True Hometown Community Store

by Jessica Vician

IGA Hometown Proud Retailers Rose and Kevin Schild have made it their unofficial personal and professional mission to provide quality food, great service, and kindness to their shoppers. Spend a minute getting to know these 2019 IGA Hometown Proud Retailers in the running for IGA USA International Retailer of the Year.

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Increase Produce Sales 60% by Putting it Under the Big Top

by Larry Williams

Learn how McKim's IGA uses their fall produce event to drive sales and raise awareness of their quality, fresh items.

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Getting to Know Granite Falls IGA Retailer Tyler Trask

Tune in each week for a just-for-fun glimpse into the life of an IGA family member. You could be next!

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Two Industry Veterans Retire & Another Comes on Board!

Two Industry Veterans Retire & Another Comes on Board!

IGA celebrates the retirement of two industry veterans who have devoted more than a decade of their professional careers to the IGA family, and officially welcomes a new team member with his own history of dedication to the brand.

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Get Ready to Rally!

Register today to join us in San Diego in February at the IGA Global Rally!

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