BEMA and ABA Join Forces for NEXUS Baking Industry Event

September 15, 2022 American Bakers Association

BEMA (Bakery Equipment Manufacturers and Allieds) and the American Bakers Association (ABA) today announced their official partnership which will create joint ownership of the baking industry’s new event: NEXUS. This upcoming transformational industry event, launching in Dallas, TX from September 25-28, 2023, will connect all facets of the baking industry, including executive leadership, business development, R&D, human resources, and operations.

American Bakers Association Announces MacKie to Step Down to Support Family

The American Bakers Association (ABA) announced that long-time President and CEO Robb MacKie will step down at the end of 2022 to focus on family matters full-time.

ABA and SNAC International Release 2021 Salary and Benefits Survey

The American Bakers Association (ABA) and SNAC International (SNAC) released their 2021 Salary & Benefits Survey. The nearly 150 pages of data cover company profile information, pay practices, benefits and pay information for 34 positions from 36 food manufacturers and supplier organizations across the United States and Canada. 

Remaining Optimistic -ABA’s Robb MacKie

Between the pandemic and loss and illness of so many, to the civil unrest and racial injustice, to the corrosive and bitter political divisions plaguing our country, it is easy to get discouraged and disheartened.

ABA Statement on Labor Department’s Independent Contractor Rule Decision

The American Bakers Association (ABA) is disappointed in the U.S. Department of Labor’s decision to withdraw the Trump Administration’s rules clarifying independent contractors under the Fair Labor Standards Act.