BEMA offers a variety of membership benefits and services aimed at helping members improve their business operations and keep current of industry activities.
Meetings and Networking
BEMA members enjoy multiple networking opportunities with industry leaders at our yearly Convention. This is an exclusive opportunity for one-on-one time with leading bakers and other industry professionals. In addition, serving on one of BEMA’s committees, Board of Directors, or the Baking Industry Forum connects you to the industry in a way few can experience.
BEMA members receive a discount on the IBIE floor space as well as the opportunity to select their booth space on the show floor before other exhibitors. Advanced packet pick ups, sponsorship opportunities and meeting space at the show are also provided for members while at the show.
BEMA offers scholarships to help educate the baking industry’s workforce. Member employees can receive reimbursement for tuition to baking industry related courses. BEMA gives back to the baking community with grants/scholarships to the American Institute of Baking and Kansas State Grain Sciences Program.
BEMA distributes General Membership newsletters and e-newsletters to members throughout the year, updating them on industry events and issues to keep them informed.
BEMA has over 100 years in the industry and can provide resources for your company to save you time and money. We work to connect you with customers and partner you with other suppliers in the baking industry.