Sunday, October 22, 2017
Are You Ready To Become An ADPI Member?
Are you truly ready to make a difference in building a successful dairy ingredients industry? If you are then you are ready to become a member of the American Dairy Products Institute! Being a member of ADPI helps recognize and establish credibility for you and your company as an important part of the manufactured dairy products industry. 

As an ADPI member you will be entitled to value-added membership services which include participation on the ADPI Board of Directors and/or committees and task forces. This will provide you and your company a great opportunity for building relationships with industry colleagues while solving issues of common interest.
 ADPI Membership Categories  

ADPI membership is open to all companies involved in the dairy industry. Membership dues vary by category. Manufacturer, Associate Manufacturer,  Trading Company and International members are all entitled to board representation and pay dues based on the size of their company. All members receive discounted registration for ADPI meetings, weekly ADPI publications, access to all ADPI services and eligibility to participate on any ADPI committees or task forces.

Classes of Membership:

•  Manufacturer: Firms processing raw milk and/or whey solids into finished, marketable and/or intermediate products at a plant located within the United States. 
(Dues based on the volume of individual dairy ingredients produced in the U.S. Please contact Steve Griffin at sgriffin@adpi.org for a dues schedule)

•  Associate Manufacturer: Firms which continue the processing of intermediate milk and/or whey solids (e.g. agglomeration) at a plant located within the United States. 
 (Dues based on annual sales of U.S. produced dairy ingredients. Please contact Steve Griffin at sgriffin@adpi.org for dues structure)

•  Trading Companies: Firms which are involved in the marketing and distribution of dairy products in the U.S. 
 (Dues based on annual sales of U.S. produced dairy ingredients. Please contact Steve Griffin at sgriffin@adpi.org for dues structure)

•  International: Firms which process or further process milk solids and do not have a plant located within the United States.
   (Dues based on global annual sales of dairy ingredients. 
Please contact Steve Griffin at sgriffin@adpi.org for dues structure)

•  Affilliate: Manufacturers, distributors or suppliers of equipment, materials or services to the industry. Associate Manufacturers, Trading Companies and International companies can alternatively choose to be an Affiliate Member, but will not qualify for voting rights or board representation.
 (Membership Dues: $1,200 annually)

•  Utilization: Firms using dairy products which neither process milk or supply equipment, materials or services to the industry.
 (Membership Dues: $900 annually)

Any questions regarding membership costs and due structures can be directed to Steve Griffin at sgriffin@adpi.org or by phone at 630-530-8700 Ext. 226

Click Here to Complete an Online Membership Application Today!