American Bakers Association

Celebrating 125 Years

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


Co-owned by ABA - IBIE is the Western Hemisphere’s largest baking industry trade show and the U.S. grain sector’s most important event. Check out our Members-only perks.

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.


American Bakers Association 2023 Convention

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 State Affairs Conference

State Affairs Working Group Virtual Conference-August 2022

Aug 30, 2022
3:00 PM

The State Affairs Working Group is laser-focused and action-driven, working to enact legislation on the state level that helps our members. By strategically taking on issues, the State Affairs Working

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International Baking Industry Exposition (IBIE)

Sep 17, 2022
9:00 AM
Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC)

As IBIE co-owner, the American Bakers Association has a unique perspective of the show and how Members can maximize their experience.


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