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Independent and chain retailers, wholesalers, distributors, suppliers, manufactures, brokers, and all those companies/organizations affiliated with the food industry in RI

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40 Higginson Ave
Central Falls, RI 02863
Office (401)431-0880
Email admin@rifda.com

Industry References

The following websites are good reference points and sources of information for the food industry. We have divided them into three categories, but obviously some of these deal with topics that could be represented in multiple categories. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to call our office.

National Food Industry Categories

FMI: http://www.fmi.org/


NGA: http://www.nationalgrocers.org/


GMA: http://www.gmaonline.org/


FIAE: http://www.fiae.net/


RI Government Affairs

RI General Assembly: http://www.rilin.state.ri.us/Genmenu/


RI Department of Health: http://www.health.state.ri.us/


WIC Program:  http://www.health.ri.gov/programs/wic//index.php




RI Food Policy Council: http://rifoodcouncil.org


RI Industry References

 Tiffany Johnson

Account Executive





RI Emergency Management Agency: http://www.riema.ri.gov/


RI SBA: http://www.sba.gov/about-offices-content/2/3144


RI SBA Reference Guide: http://www.sba.gov/about-offices-content/2/3144/resources


RI Division of Taxation: http://www.tax.ri.gov/