Trade Association Partners
The Contract Packaging Association is asking state-based and national consumer product trade associations to join them to help start-up and emerging brands and companies get access to contract manufacturers (and other industry partners) for the product manufacturing needs.
Current Trade Association Partners (Internal and External)
We Are Targeting the Key Trade Associations That Relate to These Important Subjects:
There are over 800 state and national trade associations relating to consumer products that are ideal for being partners with the Contract Manufacturing Alliance. for membership. Examples of the numerous trade associations we are looking to talk to include:
AFRDS (Fundraising), ABC Kids Expo, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, American Association of Meat Processors, American Culinary Federation (ACF), American Dairy Products Institute, American Frozen Food Institute AFFI, Asian American Retailers Association, National Association of Convenience Stores, Association of Nutrition & Foodservice Professionals (ANFP), California Grocers Association, Colorado Vending Council, Contract Packaging Association, Convenience Store Association of Michigan, Cookie and Snack Bakers Association, Craft & Hobby Association (CHA), Outdoor Retailer, The International Gift Exposition in the Smokies, Food Industry Suppliers Association, Idaho Petroleum Marketers and Convenience Store Assn, Independent Bakers Association Independent, College Bookstore Association, Supplyside Expo, World Tea Expo, Cosmoprof North America, IFT , Institute of Packaging Professionals, International Bottled Water Association, International Corporate Chefs Association, Supplyside Expo, World Tea Expo, Cosmoprof North America, IFT , Institute of Packaging Professionals, International Bottled Water Association, International Corporate Chefs Association, International Dairy Foods Association, International Dairy-Deli-Bakery Association, International Food Service Executives Association (IFSEA), International Foodservice Distributors Association (IFDA), International Foodservice Manufacturers Association (IFMA), International Franchising Assn, Kosher Fest, Manufacturers’ Agents Association for the Foodservice Industry (MAFSI), Mid-America Automatic Merchandising Association (MO/KS), Mid-America Grocers Association, NAMA (Vending), NATA (National Athletic Trainers Association), Nation’s Best Sports, National Association of Chain Drug Stores, National Association of College & University Food Services (NACUFS), National Association of College Stores (NACS), National Association of Collegiate Concessionaires, National Association of Concessionaires (NAC), ARVC, National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors, National Coffee Association of USA, National Confectioners Assn (Sweets and Snacks Expo), National Confectionery Sales Association, National Council of Chain Restaurants (NCCR), National Frozen Foods Association, National Grocers Association, National Ice Cream Retailers Association, National Indian Gaming Expo, National Frozen Foods Association, National Pasta Association, National Restaurant Association, National Retail Federation, National Supermarket Association (Hispanic / Independents), National Yogurt Association, NATSO, Nightclub & Bar/Beverage Retailer, North American Association of Food Equipment Manufacturers, Global Pet Expo, PLANT BASED FOODS ASSOCIATION,, PMA Fresh Summit, PPAI, HOTEC NA Operations, International Esthetics, Cosmetics & Spa, Global Gaming Expo, Refrigerated Foods Association, Retail Bakers of America, Retail Confectioners International, School Nutrition Association (SNA), Specialty Coffee Association, The Convenience Distribution Association (CDA), Juice Products Association, The Association for Dressings and Sauces, The Latino Food Industry Association