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 80 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

  • Auburn University
  • Auto-ID Labs, MIT
  • Conestoga College, Institute of Food Processing Technology
  • Humber College
  • Produce Safety Alliance at Cornell University
  • University of Arkansas
  • University of Southern Indiana
  • Western Michigan University


  • AgGateway Corporation
  • AIM Global
  • CPMA (Canadian Produce Marketing Association)
  • Center for Supply Chain Studies
  • Conexxus
  • Consumer Brands Association
  • Feed & Seed Co.
  • FMI, The Food Industry Association
  • Global Food Traceability Center
  • IDDBA (International Deli Dairy Bakery Association)
  • Institute of Food Technologists
  • International Dairy Foods Association
  • International Fresh Produce
  • National Council of Chain Restaurants
  • National Fisheries Institute
  • National Grocers Association
  • National Restaurant Association/ServSafe
  • North American Meat Institute
  • Oldways Preservation Trust
  • Seafood Products Association
  • Stichting Global Dialogue on Seafood Traceability


  • Culinary Collaborations
  • Dot Foods
  • Golden State Foods
  • H E Butt Grocery Company
  • Lipari Foods LLC
  • National Alcohol & Beverage Control Assoc.
  • Peapod/Ahold
  • Publix Super Markets
  • Target Corporation
  • Topco Associates, Inc
  • The Kroger Co.
  • Wakefern Food Corporation
  • Walgreens Co.
  • Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
  • Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.

Government Agencies

  • Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES)
  • FDA
  • Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
  • USDA Agricultural Marketing Service

Solution Providers

  • 1WorldSync
  • Antares Vision
  • Avery Dennison
  • Sinclair Systems International LLC
  • Syndigo
  • Testo North America
  • Trustwell

Standards Organizations

  • GS1 Brazil
  • GS1 Canada
  • GS1 Colombia
  • GS1, Inc.
  • GS1 Ireland
  • GS1 Japan


  • Ajinomoto Foods North America, Inc.
  • Beam Suntory Inc.
  • Beaver Street Fisheries
  • Bumble Bee Foods, LLC
  • Bunge Edible Oil Corporation
  • Bush Brothers & Company
  • Campbell North America Foodservice
  • Chelsea Milling Company
  • Colgate-Palmolive Company
  • Conagra Brands, Inc.
  • Ecolab, Inc.
  • General Mills, Inc.
  • Georgia-Pacific Corporation
  • Goya Foods, Inc.
  • High Liner Foods (USA), Incorporated
  • Hormel Foods Corporation
  • John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc.
  • Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc.
  • Kellanova
  • Keurig Dr Pepper
  • Kraft North America
  • Lamb Weston Sales, Inc.
  • Land O’Lakes, Inc.
  • McCormick & Company, Inc.
  • Mondelez Global LLC
  • PepsiCo, Inc.
  • Rich Products Corporation
  • Riviana Foods Inc.
  • Simply Thick, LLC
  • The Coca-Cola Company
  • The Hershey Company
  • The J.M. Smucker Company
  • The Procter & Gamble Company
  • The Schwan Food Company
  • Tosca Services LLC
  • Tyson Foods Inc.
  • WK Kellogg Co.

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