Following is a time-line of some highlights in the history of NAWGA:
pts wholesalers to organize in support of the legislation to form the National Wholesale Grocers' Association.
1920: Maurice Toulme is named as NWGA's second executive vice president. (Tenure lasts until 1954.)
1921: The first voluntary wholesale group is started by S.M. Flickinger Co., Buffalo, N.Y., to help independents combat the threat of chains.
1933: The National Wholesale Grocers