How to Join FIAE

If your association, business or company is related to the food industry in any of the following categories, You Are Invited to Join FIAE.

  • State, Local and Regional Food Associations
  • National Food Associations
  • Food Manufacturers and Suppliers
  • Service or Consulting Companies/Firms that provide services or training to the food industry

  • We have three Membership Categories available:

    Active: Active Membership in FIAE shall be limited to local, state, regional, national and international trade associations representing the food industry. If an area does not have such and the food industry is represented by an association, that association is eligible for membership as an Active Member.

    Affiliate: Affiliate membership in this Association shall consist of food manufacturers, suppliers, educators, service companies, associations or others who have an industry relationship with the Active Members and with grocers.

    Honorary: Honorary membership in FIAE may be conferred upon former representatives of Active and Affiliate members. Honorary members do not pay dues and have no voting rights.

    Membership Dues are as follows:

    Active: Only state, local, regional and national food associations are eligible for this type of membership. Dues are assessed according to Annual Gross Revenues of your Association:

    Gross Revenues Dues
    $0-$150,000 $175.00
    $150,000-$350,000 $500.00
    $350,000-$750,000 $700.00
    $750,000-$1 million $800.00
    $1 million + $1000.00

    This membership category includes all national food associations, food manufacturers, suppliers, service or consulting companies that provide services to the food industry.

    Dues: $500.00

    Honorary: Honorary members are invited to join free. They do not, however, have voting privileges.

    To apply for FIAE membership, please click on the link below to download and print the application form.

    FIAE Membership Application

    Fill it in and send it, along with a check payable to FIAE, to:

    Food Industry Association Executives
    664 Sandpiper Bay Dr., SW
    Sunset Beach, NC 28468

    For additional information, call (910) 575-3423.


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