Distributor Benefits

Distributor members are those who buy products from manufacturers and resell the products to the retailer/wholesaler.

NFRA Meetings

  • Attend the annual NFRA Convention at a significantly reduced rate, saving time and travel expenses by conducting multiple valuable meetings with diverse companies in a short amount of time
    • Hear from national speakers on topics relevant to your business
    • Sample hundreds of new frozen and refrigerated products
    • Opportunity to participate in the Supply Chain Forum
    • Contact listing in an all-inclusive, Logistics Provider/Distributor/Supplier NFRA Member listing, available during the NFRA Convention
  • Attend the annual NFRA Executive Conference, an exclusive networking event limited to 150 attendees who cultivate business relationships and hear from presenters on industry trends and opportunities

Membership

  • Connect with top executives and leaders from all segments of the industry
  • Endless networking opportunities to expand your business
  • Access to and your listing included on an online Membership Directory of over 3,100 contacts
  • Professional development opportunities to strengthen your own career by networking through NFRA’s events, meetings and webinars
  • Open invitation to get involved with NFRA’s meetings and promotions

Promotions and Marketing

  • Join in telling NFRA’s story through two PR campaigns focused on frozen and refrigerated foods and changing the conversation
  • Participate in three national retail promotions (March, June and July), where you can purchase NFRA POS materials and deliver key messages to consumers in the aisles to generate excitement  and ultimately increase sales
  • Utilize NFRA’s promotional resources including digital tool kits full of resources to help your brand, POS materials available for sale, newsletters, artwork and food photography
  • Leverage the Easy Home Meals consumer-facing brand through sharing social media content including recipes, tips, videos, messaging and more

Research and Resources

  • Stay in touch through various communication methods including NFRAweb, industry newsletters and consumer-facing properties
  • Gain access to a database full of key industry research
  • Receive access to the Nielsen State of the Industry Report including sales trends, demographic drivers, health and wellness and more

2019 Distributor Dues

Sales (in millions) ……….Dues
$0 – $5…………………………………$1,020 plus $74 per million over $1 million
$6 – $10……………………………….$1,415 plus $64 per million over $6 million
$11 – $25………………………………$2,020 plus $54 per million over $11 million
$26 – $50………………………………..$2,895 plus $44 per million over $26 million
$51 – $100……………………………..$4,175 plus $24 per million over $51 million
$101 & over……………………………$4,655 plus $6 per million over $101 million to a maximum of $5,465