Who’s Attending

Each year, the CGA Strategic Conference helps you shape your business for the coming year. This uniquely configured event attracts more than 750 retailers, manufacturers, suppliers, service providers, and brokers representing local, regional, national, and international businesses.

Participating Retailers

Albertsons/Safeway, LLC
Andronico’s Community Market
Big Saver Foods, Inc.
Bristol Farms
Cardenas Markets
C & K Markets
Costco Wholesale
El Super (Bodega Latina Corp.)
Food 4 Less/FoodsCo.
Food 4 Less/Rancho San Miguel
Foods Etc.
Gelson’s Markets
Grocery Outlet
Holiday/Sav-Mor Foods
Jensen’s Fine Foods
Jule’s Market
LaCarreta Supermarkets
Mar-Val Food Stores
Mi Pueblo Food Center
Northgate Gonzales Markets
Numero Uno Markets
Nutricion Fundamental, Inc.
Ralphs Grocery Company
Rio Ranch Markets
Save Mart Supermarkets
Smart & Final Stores
Stater Bros. Markets
Super A Foods
Superior Grocers
Super King Markets
Susanville Supermarkets
Times Supermarkets (Hawaii)
Twain Harte Market
Vallarta Supermarkets
Whole Foods Markets
Woodlands Market
Young’s Payless IGA

Participating Sponsors

Premium Suite Holders

Anheuser-Busch InBev
Bimbo Bakeries USA
CA Grown
C&S Wholesale Grocers
Coca-Cola Refreshments/Minute Maid
General Mills
The Hershey Company
The Jel Sert Company
Jelly Belly Candy Co.
Kellogg Company
Kimberly-Clark Corporation
The Kraft Heinz Company
Nestle Purina PetCare
Nestle Waters North America
Procter & Gamble
Smithfield Foods, Inc.
Tyson Foods, Inc.
Tony’s Fine Foods/UNFI
Unified Grocers, Inc.

Executive Level Sponsors

Campbell Soup Company
Classic Wines of California
The Clorox Company
Mondelez International
Progressive Produce
Retail Marketing Services
WhiteWave Foods

President Level Sponsors

California Lottery
Command Packaging
Ferrero USA
Frito Lay
Hallmark Cards, Inc.
Harris Ranch Beef Company
Hollandia Produce, LP
Houweling’s Tomatoes
Kashi Company
KeHe Distributors LLC
NuCal Foods
Mission Produce
Mizkan America
Nestlé USA
Oberto Brands
OK Produce
Orchids Paper Products, Inc.
ReadyPac Foods
The Oppenheimer Group
San Miguel Produce
Supermarket News
Westlake Produce

Opening General Session Sponsor

Costco Wholesale

Opening Reception Sponsors

E&J Gallo Winery
Alta Dena Certified

Keynote Luncheon Sponsor

California Table Grape Commission

Networking Lounge Sponsor

Tyson Foods

After Hours Social Sponsor

Surplus Asset Management

Whiteboard Session Sponsor

CGA Educational Foundation

Registration Sponsor

Post Consumer Brands

Director Level Sponsors

Apio Inc.
Aurantiaca USA LLC
Baloian Farms
Bunzl California
C & H Sugar – ASR Group
Certified Federal Credit Union
Ciuti International
Crown Poly
Designer Greetings
Earth Friendly Products
Emerson Grind2Energy
F. Gavina & Sons, Inc.
FMS Solutions
Heat Seal LLC
Idahoan Foods
Itasca Retail
Jel Sert Company, The
Karl Strauss Brewing Company
Lone Peak Labeling Systems
LWC Brands, Inc.
Mettler Packaging LLC
Minsa Corporation
NewStar Fresh
PBI Market Equipment, Inc.
PureFit Premium Protein Bars
Refrigerator Media Advertising
Roplast Industries Inc.|Bring Back Bags
Sellers Publishing
Sioux Honey Association
Sparkling ICE
Sun Products
Tampico Spice Co.
Tony Chachere Creole Foods
TruGrocer Federal Credit Union
Truno Retail Technology Solutions
Worldpay US, Inc.