All retailers who sell food in Pennsylvania are eligible to join the Pennsylvania Food Merchants Association (PFMA).
PFMA represents the food retail industry at the state capitol, ensuring that legislators understand your point of view on legislative issues, such as:
PFMA's business subsidiary, Pennsylvania Coupon Redemption Services, Inc., provides additional services to retailers. Revenue generated from PCRS helps fund member service programs. PCRS offers coupon redemption services for businesses throughout the state.
The association offers programs and seminars to assist retailers and their employees. PFMA members can ensure they are in compliance with pricing accuracy through the Scanning Certification Program. In addition, our seminars bring nationally recognized experts and training specialists to provide workshops on current industry topics.
PFMA members have access to industry regulations, legislation, trends, member news and events through Spectrum, our bi-monthly magazine. PFMA also sends legislative and committee updates via email, is active on social media and offers several reports annually to keep members informed.
All members, their families and employees attending college are eligible to apply for the one-year Thomas R. and Laura Ridge Scholarship, up to $2,500.
Enjoy the benefits of PFMA membership!