American Bakers Association

The Voice
Of the Baking

Since 1897

Serving Members from global wholesale baking companies and suppliers to baking industry entrepreneurs, the American Bakers Association (ABA) is the only bakery-specific national and state trade association, delivering results on priorities affecting the companies that feed the world.

Baking Strong

bakers resources

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in the U.S., ABA took immediate steps to support our Members during this crisis. This toolkit provides workplace prevention strategies and best practices.


What Our Membership Offers

American Bakers Association

ABA's Bakers Manufacturing Academy, custom training solutions, frontline and executive leadership programs, Baking Works industry job board, and workforce recruitment tools are tailor-made for nearly 800K baking industry employees.

American Bakers Association

A dedicated team of in-house legislative and regulatory experts promotes, supports, and drives positive results for the highly specific needs of the baking industry.


The baking industry connects at ABA events. Virtual and in-person gatherings provide opportunities for everyone from executive leaders to entry-level employees. 



IBIEducate 2021

IBIEducate 2021

Oct 26, 2021
9:00 AM
Kansas City *IN-PERSON*

The baking industry’s leading organizations are coming together to create a new kind of educational event.

baking works career fair

Baking Works Virtual Career Fair

Sep 28, 2021
2:00 PM

Learn about how you could work for the companies that make your favorite baked goods at the Baking Works Virtual Career Fair.


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