Midwest Food Processors Association, Inc.

The Midwest Food Processors Association, Inc. is a trade association that advocates on behalf of food processing companies and affiliated industries in Illinois, Minnesota, and Wisconsin.  Established in 1905 as the Wisconsin Canners Association, today the association represents a more diverse group of food processors on a variety of food issues.  The primary role of MWFPA is to influence public policy and make the Midwest a great place for food processors to do business.  The association's activities can be summarized in four words; advocate, educate, communicate, and facilitate.  Go to Association Profile for more information.  




Fri, Oct 31, 2014

The MWFPA has joined with a host of other agribusiness, trade and business associations expressing its concern over potential trade sanctions from Canada and Mexico after the World Trade Organization (WTO) ruled on Oct. 20 that the United States had failed to bring its meat labeling regulations fully in line with international fair trading rules.

Thu, Oct 30, 2014

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) has criticized a food database and mobile app produced by the Environmental Working Group (EWG) stating the tool is “severely flawed and will only provide consumers with misinformation about the food and beverage products they trust and enjoy.”

Tue, Oct 21, 2014

The World Trade Organization has ruled that U.S. country-of-origin labelling (COOL) rules discriminate against exports from Canada and Mexico.  Read more.

MWFPA Events

110th MWFPA Annual Convention/Trade Show
87th Processing Crops Conference
December 2-4, 2014 
Kalahari Resort, Wisconsin Dells, WI

Registration now open for MWFPA's premier annual event, bringing together key stakeholders in the food manufacturing industry from the Upper Midwest and beyond.

The MWFPA 2014 Convention/Trade Show First Round Booth Lottery has concluded. Remaining space will be allocated on a first-come, first-serve basis.  MWFPA members should act now to reserve a booth. Don’t miss the chance to put your company in front of food processing professionals from across the country and around the world.

For an Exhibitor Prospectus or further information about the convention, please visit our new Convention Website: http://www.mwfpaconvention.org/

View the latest video from the International Food Information Council Foundation highlighting the benefits of modern food production and technology.

Discover the simple truths about the quality, variety and healthfulness of frozen foods.  




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