GS1 US Retail Grocery Initiative Members

Help shape the future of the retail grocery industry and its supply chain—get involved in the GS1 US Retail Grocery Initiative

The GS1 US Retail Grocery Initiative represents a broad cross-section of industry stakeholders and trading partners. Today more than 70 suppliers, manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers, retailers, logistics and technology providers, industry and trade associations, academic institutions, and regulatory agencies are participating members in initiative activities focused on improving product information and images, supply chain visibility, data quality and operational efficiencies with GS1 Standards.

Academic Institutions

  • University of Arkansas
  • Auburn University
  • Purdue University 


  • AgGateway Corporation
  • CPMA (Canadian Produce Marketing Association)
  • Category Management Association
  • Center for Supply Chain Studies
  • Food Marketing Institute
  • Grocery Manufacturers Association
  • International Dairy Foods Association
  • National Fisheries Institute
  • National Grocers Association
  • National Council of Chain Restaurants
  • Oldways Preservation Trust
  • Produce Marketing Association
  • Seafood Products Association
  • Specialty Food Association
  • United Fresh Produce Association


  • Associated Food Stores, Inc.
  • Dot Foods
  • Farner-Bocken Company
  • Lipari Foods LLC
  • National Alcohol & Beverage Control Assoc.
  • Peapod/Ahold
  • Publix Super Markets, Inc.
  • Southern Glazer’s Wine and Spirits
  • Target Corporation
  • Topco Associates, Inc
  • The Kroger Co.
  • Wakefern Food Corporation
  • Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
  • Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.

Government Agencies

  • Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES)
  • FDA
  • Minnesota Department of Agriculture
  • USDA Agricultural Marketing Service 

Solution Providers

  • 1WorldSync
  • Avery Dennison
  • DeltaTrak Inc
  • FoodLogiQ, LLC 
  • Haskins Advisory Group, LLC 
  • iTradeNetwork Inc.
  • Kwikee Systems
  • Label Insight
  • Lowry Solutions 
  • Optel Vision
  • Sinclair Systems International LLC 
  • SMSB Consulting Group, Inc.

Standards Organizations

  • GS1 Canada
  • GS1 Global Office



  • Ajinomoto Windsor Inc
  • Beam Suntory Inc.
  • Beaver Street Fisheries
  • Bumble Bee Foods, LLC
  • Bunge Oils
  • Bush Brothers & Company
  • Campbell Soup Company
  • Chelsea Milling Company
  • Colgate-Palmolive Company
  • ConAgra Foods Inc.
  • Dawn Food Products, Inc.
  • Dean Foods Company
  • Ecolab, Inc.
  • General Mills, Inc. 
  • Georgia-Pacific Corporation
  • Goya Foods, Inc.
  • John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc.
  • Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc.
  • The Kellogg Company
  • Lamb Weston Sales, Inc. 
  • Land O’Lakes, Inc.
  • McCormick & Company, Inc.
  • Mondelez International
  • PepsiCo, Inc.
  • Rich Products Corporation
  • Riviana Foods Inc.
  • The Coca-Cola Company
  • The Hershey Company
  • The J.M. Smucker Company
  • The Procter & Gamble Company
  • The Schwan Food Company
  • Tyson Foods Inc.
  • Unilever


Become part of our targeted workgroups. Whatever your focus or expertise, you can get involved, foster collaboration, and make a difference.