Our annual Summit is hosted in the spring each year. 2023's Summit, shared information for businesses to navigate an ever-changing environment. From the best practices to protect your customers' privacy to what's on the horizon in artificial intelligence and technology, attendees heard from Maine's business experts! (PAST EVENT)
RAM and MGFPA regularly co-host webinars featuring experts on important topics which affect your business including paid family leave, packaging, PFAS, and more. Stay tuned for new webinars coming soon to this site! (PAST EVENT)
In March 2022, the Retail Association of Maine (RAM), and the Maine Tourism Association (MTA) launched From Maine to Ukraine, a statewide relief program that collected food, clothing, and household goods from Maine's retailers, tourism and hospitality businesses and everyday Mainers for the people of Ukraine. Nearly three shipping containers – about 40,000 pounds – of goods were then delivered through collaboration with the Association of Retailers of Ukraine.
MAINE TOURISM & HOSPITALITY ALLIANCE
Tourism plays a vital role in Maine’s economy. RAM along with HospitalityMaine, Maine Campground Owners Association, Maine Tourism Association and Ski Maine Association form the MAINE TOURISM & HOSPITALITY ALLIANCE which works to protect Maine’s tourism industry. The partners hold several events together throughout the year.