Oklahoma Grocers Association members receive emails, briefs, and bulletins regarding legislative issues affecting their businesses. Oklahoma Grocers Association monitors all current and federal legislation pertaining to the food industry. Not sure who your elected officials are? Check here by typing in your address!

Our staff has worked to build strong relationships with state government agencies to work with them on our members’ behalf. Some examples of agencies we work with include the Oklahoma Alcoholic Beverage Laws Enforcement (ABLE) Commission, Oklahoma Department of Health- SNAP (food stamps), ODH- WIC, Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, and Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services.

We are members of the National Grocers Association, FMI- The Food Industry Association, National Association of Convenience Stores, and Made In Oklahoma Coalition.

Reasons To Join

Oklahoma Grocers Association membership provides eligibility for your employees and their dependents to apply for Oklahoma Grocers Education Foundation (OGEF) scholarships.

As an Associate Member, you are also showing support for your customers and potential customers throughout the state and will be listed in the OGA publications sent out to our membership each year.

ABLE Training

Our office is pleased to announce our online training course for Alcohol and Tobacco Sales! This ABLE-approved education tool is a free benefit provided to all dues-paying members. A username and password are needed to access the course; if you need assistance, please contact Cassidy Smith-Toliver at csmith@okgrocers.com.

Click here to access the training.

Once the training is completed by an employee, the following steps will need to be done:

  • Type in the name used on the ABLE license application
  • Print the certificate
  • An approved employee will need to sign the certificate for verification purposes
  • A copy of the signed certificate will need to be kept at the location(s) the employee works at along with their license

Become A Member

To become a member of the Oklahoma Grocers Association complete the Retail Member Application for retailers, or the Associate Member Application for suppliers, wholesalers, and anybody else with ties to the food industry. If you have any questions, feel free to contact our office at 405-525-9419 or info@okgrocers.com