Allie Mentzer

National Co+op Grocers

Allie Mentzer is an advocacy specialist at NCG.

Author's Articles

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More than 700 people packed the house on Climate Day (March 7, 2018) during Natural Products Expo West, the country’s largest natural products industry trade show.

June 28, 2018

In 2016, National Co+op Grocers (NCG) embraced a new advocacy priority to address climate change within the context of food system sustainability and resiliency.

194 Jan.-Feb. 2018 January 27, 2018

July was the hottest month our planet has experienced since modern recordkeeping began in 1880. By its nature, climate change is a global challenge, and yet we each have a role to play.

187 Nov-Dec 2016 January 3, 2017

The GMO labeling movement achieved some significant gains this past March, and advocates are ho

184 May-June 2016 June 2, 2016

National Co+op Grocers (NCG) has been focusing attention on the WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) program while the federal legislation that governs the program, the Child

178 May-June 2015 May 27, 2015

The holiday season can be a hectic time of year at the co-op and at home.

175 November-December 2014 December 24, 2014

During a recent national meeting of our 134 member and associate co-ops, National Cooperative Grocers Association (NCGA) unveiled the Co+op Forest—a unique new program that offsets carbon emissions

169 Nov-Dec 2013 December 9, 2013

In honor of Non-GMO month this October, National Cooperative Grocers Association (NCGA) is partnering with manufacturers to contribute a minimum of $75,000 to the Just Label It (JLI) campaign.

168 September-October 2013 October 14, 2013