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Bakers Join More Than 950 Food & Ag Groups Urging Congressional Ratification of USMCA

Organizations representing the U.S. food and agriculture industries are calling on Members of Congress to swiftly ratify the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).
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NextGenBaker Global Leadership Forum

Engage in Powerful Conversations with Distinguished Industry Leaders at the NextGenBaker Global Leadership Forum at IBIE

At the NextGenBaker Global Leadership Forum, distinguished industry leaders will share their unique perspectives on these challenges and leadership lessons they have learned along the way.
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Tray Loss and Prevention Bill Championed by ABA Passes in Texas Senate, Awaits Governor’s Signature

After months of work by the American Bakers Association, the Tray Loss and Prevention Law in Texas passed in the Texas Senate and now awaits signature into law by Governor Greg Abbott (R).
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The Frozen Cherry Pie story is not the story

Last week, Fox News affiliates across the country aired a story about the FDA’s deregulation of the Frozen Cherry Pie Standard, prominently featuring the American Bakers Association. While it’s important to promote the baking industry to a nationwide audience, it’s also important to p
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3 Steps to Enroll Employees into ABA’s Cookie & Cracker Academy

ABA’s Cookie & Cracker Academy has the programs every cookie and cracker professional needs to excel. Here is a quick guide on your next steps:
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Highlights from ABA’s Spring FTRAC Conference

The Food Technical and Regulatory Issues Professionals Group Conference last week brought together regulatory compliance, quality assurance, and marketing professionals to discuss pressing regulatory issues affecting the baking industry.
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Gain Valuable Skills and Knowledge at IBIE 2019

Education is at the forefront at IBIE 2019, with a full day of educational programs before the exhibit hall opens. The most robust program to-date, IBIEducate will bring new ideas to light, provide unique training opportunities, and allow you to connect with industry experts and innov
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Baking Experts Aren’t Born, They’re Trained

ABA’s Cookie & Cracker Academy has three levels of training courses to teach cookie and cracker professionals the necessary baking manufacturing skills and knowledge.
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ABA Challenges Trump Administration on Latest Round of Chinese Tariffs

“Food and beverage manufacturing is the single largest manufacturing sector in the country and bakery is the biggest piece of that. Therefore we feel we are a prime target for retaliatory tariffs from China and others in trade disputes.” – MacKie Washington, D.C. – The US T
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