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IFDA Distributor Members

IFDA’s goal is to help our foodservice distributors succeed in meeting their goals and objectives as an organization by providing resources in education, research, industry insights, networking, events, communications, and marketing.

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Emerging Manufacturer Membership

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About Membership

We are pleased to introduce a new membership option for smaller manufacturers who may not be eligible for the IFDA Partners Program – the Emerging Manufacturer Membership (EMM). This membership allows growing manufacturers to gain exposure and grow their business foodservice distribution within the IFDA community.

Investment: $5,650 (annually)

  • Recognition as Emerging Manufacturer Member (EMM) at IFDA’s annual SMart event, with the opportunity to provide sample products and promotional literature for all attendees;
  • Receive two (2) complimentary flex passes to either IFDA SMart event or the Solutions Conference;
  • Member rates on event registrations;
  • Access to IFDA Research and Insights;
  • Listing on EMM Member List page (coming soon!);
  • Subscription to IFDA’s Daily Update e-newsletter;
  • Discounted Sponsorship opportunities; and
  • Advertising opportunities at Member Rate.