Bioengineered Summit at ABA’s Spring FTRAC

ABA is taking proactive steps to make sure our membership has a very clear understanding of the USDA Agricultural Marketing Service’s (AMS) recently announced Bioengineered Labeling Rule.

Former Speaker of the House of Representatives John Boehner to Keynote American Bakers PAC Events at ABA 2019 Convention

February 20, 2019 American Bakers Association

The American Bakers Association (ABA) is honored to announce that former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives John Boehner will serve as the American Bakers Political Action Committee (PAC) Dinner keynote speaker during the 2019 ABA Convention.

ABA President and CEO Robb MacKie to Join NAM’s Council of Manufacturing Associations Board

The American Bakers Association (ABA) and the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) today announced that ABA President and CEO Robb MacKie will join the board of the NAM’s Council of Manufacturing Associations (CMA). Kimberly Korbel, executive director of the American Wire Producers Association, will serve as chair, and Anne Forristall Luke, president and CEO of the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association, will serve as vice chair.

ABA Joins Dept. of Defense Food Suppliers to Support Sound Science Decisions

ABA joined with other Department of Defense (DOD) food suppliers in comments supporting DOD implementing a procedure similar to an Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) to engage with stakeholders before proposing ingredient limits to allow suppliers the opportunity to identify potential unintended impacts.

FMCSA Posts Joint ABA-IDFA Hours of Service Exemption Request

December 20, 2018 American Bakers Association

On Tuesday, December 18, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) posted a joint petition from the American Bakers Association (ABA) and the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) to exempt drivers hauling bread and dairy products from Hours of Service requirements in the time immediately preceding foreseeable natural disasters.