AFPA-Alberta Food Processing Association
AFPA-Alberta Food Processing Association

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Membership Benefits

Whether you are a food or beverage processor, grower, or a supplier to the food processing industry, membership in AFPA will provide you and your company with the knowledge, leadership and networking opportunities to grow your business and increase your company profile.

As a member, your organization will benefit from an extensive business network, training and skills development, up-to-date market knowledge as well as have a collective voice to address key industry issues affecting your business operations.

Key member benefits include:

  • Affordable quality training: develop employee skills with Training & Development workshops that are flexible and easy to administer
  • Boost your influence: be part of a network of 300 organizations that carry a strong voice on government and trade issues. AFPA is especially effective in bringing the concerns of the food industry to the attention of federal and provincial policy-makers. AFPA communicates to government about policy, increasing the profile and awareness of the industry and positively affecting regulatory, trade and funding issues. AFPA communicates to government about policy, increasing the profile and awareness of the industry and positively affecting regulatory, trade and funding issues.
  • Business development: company listing and access to the Membership Directory to find new service providers and develop business contacts
  • Increased visibility: generate awareness for your company and products/services at the many engaging Events we host and reach your target market by exhibiting at our events and advertising in our industry publications
  • Discount program: enjoy preferred access and pricing for AFPA programs, courses and services as well as supplier discounts. See discount programs available now.
  • Business knowledge: receive relevant industry news through our AFPA In Action magazine and AFPA e-newsletter
  • Classifieds: post job opportunities, business or equipment sales or special products or offerings in our Classifieds section

Membership Fees

Processing Membership (annual amount based on # of employees) - open to food and beverage processors
5 or fewer employees$195
6 to 25 employees$395
26 to 100 employees$850
100+ employees$1,400
Associate Membership (annual amount) - open to suppliers to the food processing industry
1-5 employees$195
6+ employees$500

*membership fees are plus GST

Membership Applicaton form download

For further information, or to receive a hard copy of the membership package, email info@afpa.com or call 403-201-3657 ext. 21.