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Rise to the Best at IBIE

Is your company setting a standard of excellence in the baking industry? Together with Snack Food & Wholesale Bakery, IBIE’s BEST in Baking program honors suppliers and bakers who are leading the way and making a difference in the following categories: •Sustainability •Workforce D
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BE Questions Answered at FTRAC in May

ABA is taking proactive steps to make sure our membership has a very clear understanding of the USDA Agricultural Marketing Service’s (AMS) recently announced Bioengineered Labeling Rule. We not only created a one-page guide for members, but we also plan on having an extensive B
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RISE to Action: 232 Tariff Oversight Bill

Over the last year, the administration has levied tariffs on a diverse set of goods imported from China including on bakery ovens, manufacturing equipment, and food ingredients. While progress is being made in negotiations between the two countries, industries are unable to apply for
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RISE to Action: DRIVE Safe Act

According to a recent estimate, the current shortage of truck drivers in the United States stands at 50,000 and is expected to grow to more than 174,000 by 2026. In many supply chains, including those of the baking industry, companies are being disrupted and forced to reduce margins o
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RISE to Action: 301 Tariff Exclusion Mandate Bill

Over the last year, the administration has rolled out a series of tariffs targeting steel and aluminum imports under section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 (a section targeting the importation of products deemed threatening to national security). After an extended period
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ABA Logistics Conference Featured Speakers

The ABA’s 2019 Logistics Conference from April 29-May 1 in Chicago features three sessions on topics ranging from warehouse trends and pay structure to the importance of diversity in the workforce.  WHAT:  ABA 2019 Logistics Conference WHEN:  Monday, April 29
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ABA Seeks Atlanta-based Bakery for TechCon

ABA is looking for an Atlanta, GA-based bakery to provide a plant tour at the Technical Conference on Wednesday October 23, 2019. This is a great opportunity to support education and promote your facility and company.  Your company would be featured in our conference advertising
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ABA celebrates the formation of the 2020 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee

“The Grain Chain looks forward to engaging with the Advisory Committee to tell the story of how our bakers’ core products are integral components of a well-balanced and healthy diet.”-MacKie The formation of the joint U.S. Department of Agriculture and US Department of Health and Huma
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ABA on the Road Recap

A large portion of ABA's staff hit the road this past week to engage with partners, tour member facilities, and meet with existing and prospective members at two trade shows. Here's a look at ABA's travels.
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