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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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ABA Brings a Unique Perspective to IBIE

As a co-owner of IBIE, the grain-based industry’s largest, most important trade event, the American Bakers Association brings a unique perspective.
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5 Reasons Why All Bakery Employees Should Understand the Basics

The ABA's Cookie & Cracker Academy Entry Level Training Program is an introductory program that provides the basic foundational information that all cookie and cracker personnel must know to work in a plant operations environment.
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ATBI NextGenBaker Scholarship Aims to Develop Baking Industry Leaders

The development of rising leaders is critical to the baking industry’s success. ATBI and ABA have partnered to offer an annual scholarship for a NextGenBaker to attend the NextGenBaker Leadership Forum this October 22-23, 2019 at the Marriott Marquis Atlanta. The award recipient will
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Retail and Foodservice Reps Attending BE Summit @ FTRAC

The ABA has confirmed that representatives from our two largest sales channels – retail and foodservice – will be joining us at the BE Summit @ FTRAC
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