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Retailer Council

The Organic Trade Association’s Retailer Council gives OTA retailer members an organized and ongoing forum for discussing organic-specific retail issues, challenges, and opportunities. The Council seeks to work together to grow the organic industry and to utilize the Organic Trade Association member community for networking problem solving.

Check out the Retailer Council's 2022 Annual Report         

    How to Join the Council

    In order to be eligible to join the Council, you must be an Organic Trade Association member. If you are an OTA member interested in joining the Retailer Council, please reach out to Danielle Cote, Associate Director of Member Engagement.


    Hear from the Retailer Council's Vice Chair Ann Marie Hourigan of Whole Foods Market about their 2022 successes and future plans!



    2022 Retailer Council Report to OTA Board 2021 Retailer Council Report to OTA Board 2019 Retailer Council Report to OTA Board

    Upcoming Meetings

    • Wednesday, July 19, 2023 @ 3pm ET / 1pm PT (teleconference)
    • Wednesday, October 7, 2023 @ 3pm ET / 1pm PT (teleconference)

    Danielle Cote

    Associate Director, Member Engagement

    (202) 524-3896