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Learn about Insulating Fleets from Fuel Price Volatility at ABA’s 2019 Logistics Conference

James Burr, SVP-Energy with FCStone Financial Inc. will speak about fuel price volatility and its impact on logistics at ABA 2019 Logistics Conference
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Industry Professionals Love ABA’s Cookie & Cracker Academy

Find out how ABA's Cookie & Cracker Academy helped participants grow their careers. Hear about their personal experience with the program.
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“Tapping Into the Power of Bakery: Blockchain” presentation at ABA 2019 Convention

“There’s a strong public health & business case for better food traceability. And new tools now make it more possible than ever. So, together, let’s get to work, consumers are counting on us. #traceability #blockchain #smarterfoodsafety” – Frank Yiannas, Deputy Commissioner, Food
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EPA Recognizes 41 ABA Member Baking Facilities as 2018 ENERGY STAR ® Certified Manufacturing Plants

“We are very proud of the response from the baking industry with the ENERGY STAR challenge. It shows the baking industry’s commitment to their communities, sustainability goals that also helps their bottom line.”-Robb MacKie, President & CEO of the American Bakers Association WASH
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ABA and FBIA Partner with Hunger Groups at Congressional Reception

The 49 member organizations of the Food and Beverage Issue Alliance, which ABA co-chairs with AFFI, welcomed Members of Congress and staff to a Congressional Reception on March 7, 2019. For this year’s reception, the FBIA partnered with three key groups that work tirelessly to combat
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Feeding the Economy: Study Reveals Critical Role of Food and Agriculture Sectors

“America’s food and agriculture sectors feed the families and feed the economy that fuel our great nation. We hope policy makers will take this powerful economic impact into consideration as they make key decisions and shape policy.”-MacKie Washington, DC – A nationwide economic
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Tapping Into the Power of Bakery Panel at ABA 2019 Convention

The American Bakers Association is excited to announce a dynamic lineup of speakers for this year’s ABA 2019 Convention: Power of Bakery. Here is a closer look at one of the four key sessions at this year’s Convention:   Tapping into the Power of Bakery Panel Monday, April 8, 201
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Human Resources and Safety News from ABA

Minimum wage Bill, Joint Employer Rule latest, Senate HELP Committee Labor nominees, Federal Court Reinstates Requirement to Submit Pay Data to the EEOC by Gender and Race. Read more here.
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DOL Issues Proposed Overtime Regulation

What ABA members need to know about proposed regulation updating the salary level test for determining when an employee is exempt from earning overtime.
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