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Distributor

Member companies that primarily distribute fresh, frozen and or further processed foods including meats, vegetables, seafood to paper products, sauces and/or more to retail meat markets, super markets, independent restaurants, national restaurants, foodservice and institutions.

Member Benefits:

Members can take advantage of several networking events to make new contacts and cultivate relationships with other members.  These events include the Annual Convention in Atlanta every January, the Protein Suppliers Showcase, The NPFDA Fall Meeting and the Shared Interest Groups Distributors Exchange). NPFDA keeps members informed though alerts, Member Newsletter and the Member Directory - print and on-line.  While Bringing Buyers and Sellers together is what we do best, we do offer a host of other cost saving benefits to help lower your expenses.  Click https://www.npfda.org/member-beneifts to learn more.

Annual Dues: $575 per year 2022. Rate will increase to $600 as of January 1, 2023.

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Broker/Trader

Food Broker/Traders are independent sales agents or companies that work in negotiating sales for food producers and manufacturers. Food brokers work for both producers and buyers of food as they help sell food products to chain wholesalers, independent wholesalers and more. Many of these agents and companies are also helpful in exporting or importing food products.  Does not include Transportation Brokers (Allied Member Type).

Member Benefits:

Members can take advantage of several networking events to make new contacts and cultivate relationships with other members.  These events include the Annual Convention in Atlanta every January, the Protein Suppliers Showcase, The NPFDA Fall Meeting and the Shared Interest Groups Distributors Exchange). NPFDA keeps members informed though alerts, Member Newsletter and the Member Directory - print and on-line .While Bringing Buyers and Sellers together is what we do best, we do offer a host of other cost saving benefits to help lower your expenses.  Click https://www.npfda.org/member-beneifts to learn more.

Annual Dues: $575 per year 2022. Rate will increase to $600 as of January 1, 2023.

Join as Broker/Trader

Processor

Processing Companies are involved in preparation of meat for consumption by humans. Processor Members slaughter, eviscerate, and process under U.S Department of Agriculture inspection. Most processors are vertically integrated handling the product through marketing and sales to Distributors and Broker/Traders, buyers.

Member Benefits:

Members can take advantage of several networking events to make new contacts and cultivate relationships with other members.  These events include the Annual Convention in Atlanta every January, the Protein Suppliers Showcase, The NPFDA Fall Meeting and the Shared Interest Groups Distributors Exchange). NPFDA keeps members informed though alerts, Member Newsletter and the Member Directory - print and on-line .While Bringing Buyers and Sellers together is what we do best, we do offer a host of other cost saving benefits to help lower your expenses.

Click https://www.npfda.org/member-beneifts to learn more.

 

Annual Dues: $575 per year 2022. Rate will increase to $600 as of January 1, 2023.

Join as Processor

Allied Firms

All Member Companies that are not Distributors, Processors, or Broker/Traders. Many allied member firms tend to include Cold Storage and Freezer Services, Energy and Transportation Savings Partners, Software/Hardware companies, Publishing, Credit and Price Reporting companies. A large majority of allied member companies provide Transportation of any kind including Refrigerated (fresh or frozen) Trucking, Air Freight, Ocean Shipping, Intermodal and Rail Transportation/Logistics. Any and all Refrigerated methods of getting products to domestic retail, foodservice and Import/Export; and includes transportation Brokers of the same. 

Member Benefits:

Members can take advantage of several networking events to make new contacts and cultivate relationships with other members.  These events include the Annual Convention in Atlanta every January, the Protein Suppliers Showcase, The NPFDA Fall Meeting and the Shared Interest Groups Distributors Exchange. NPFDA keeps members informed though alerts, Member Newsletter and the Member Directory - print and on-line .While Bringing Buyers and Sellers together is what we do best, we do offer a host of other cost saving benefits to help lower your expenses.

Click https://www.npfda.org/member-beneifts to learn more.

Annual Dues: $575 per year 2022. Rate will increase to $600 as of January 1, 2023.

Join as Allied Firms

Processor/Distributor

Member companies that primarily break cases and/or further process product and then distribute product to the end retailer including fresh, frozen and further processed foods including meats, vegetables, seafood to paper products, sauces and/or more to retail meat markets, super markets, independent restaurants, national restaurants, foodservice and institutions.

Member Benefits:

Members can take advantage of several networking events to make new contacts and cultivate relationships with other members.  These events include the Annual Convention in Atlanta every January, the Protein Suppliers Showcase, The NPFDA Fall Meeting and the Shared Interest Groups Distributors Exchange. NPFDA keeps members informed though alerts, Member Newsletter and the Member Directory - print and on-line .While Bringing Buyers and Sellers together is what we do best, we do offer a host of other cost saving benefits to help lower your expenses.

Click https://www.npfda.org/member-beneifts to learn more.

 

Annual Dues: $575 per year 2022. Rate will increase to $600 as of January 1, 2023.

Join as Processor/Distributor

Institution/Educator

Institutions of higher learning and/or education professionals that research, educate, and advance the poultry and food science industry.

Member Benefits:

Members can take advantage of several networking events to make new contacts and cultivate relationships with other members.  These events include the Annual Convention in Atlanta every January, the Protein Suppliers Showcase, The NPFDA Fall Meeting and the Shared Interest Groups Distributors Exchange). NPFDA keeps members informed though alerts, Member Newsletter and the Member Directory - print and on-line .While Bringing Buyers and Sellers together is what we do best, we do offer a host of other cost saving benefits to help lower your expenses.  

Click https://www.npfda.org/member-beneifts to learn more.

Annual Dues: $300 per year

Join as Institution/Educator