AFPA is dedicated to supporting the economic growth and diversity of Alberta's food and beverage processing industry, providing leadership, inspiration, and support, and offering programs that have become vital to the success of our members and the industry. For five decades our members have been at the forefront of what’s going on and what’s coming up in terms of regulations and policies impacting the industry. Representing the largest manufacturing sector in the province, with sales exceeding $15 billion and employing over 26,000 Albertans, we are the voice of Alberta’s food and beverage industry.

Why Join AFPA:

Connectivity: Network with food and beverage processors across Alberta, fostering valuable connections within the industry. AFPA members receive preferred pricing on events and training.

Industry Insights: Stay informed about critical industry issues, gaining valuable insights on product safety, regulatory changes, marketing, and packaging. 

Workplace Safety Training: Access member discounts on workplace safety training, ensuring compliance with Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) standards. 

Food Safety Expertise: Learn from experts in food safety according to Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) Standards, with member rates on GAP assessments, consulting, and training. 

Access to Services: Receive preferred rates on insurance, business development, and risk management services through our various AFPA partners. 

Advocacy: Leverage AFPA as your collective voice and to navigate industry challenges. In addition to these overarching benefits, AFPA members also enjoy.

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