American Bakers Association

The Voice of the Baking Industry

Est. 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.

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

Members-only research and 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.


Ideas and innovation happen when we connect with each other. Throughout the country, the baking industry connects at ABA events. Virtual and in-person gatherings provide opportunities for everyone from executive leaders to entry-level employees.


ABA 2023 Convention - Register Now

2023 ABA Convention

Mar 26, 2023
9:00 AM
Amelia Island, FL
Ritz Carlton Amelia Island

The premier annual event for baking industry leaders. Events include trends presentations, customer panels, and B2B networking for bakers, suppliers, and industry partners.

American Bakers Association Front Line Leadership Training

Front Line Leadership Training - February 2023

Feb 7, 2023
12:00 PM
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Chicago - Arlington Heights
Chicago, IL

This world-class training program will equip plant-level supervisors with leadership principles, tools, and techniques to improve quality, safety, and productivity throughout an organization.


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