Member Benefits & Fees

Take advantage of our signature benefits to keep you and your business engaged, connected, and growing. A FaB membership is company-wide and covers all your employees, making these benefits available to you and your entire team.

Member Benefits for All Member Levels

Access to members-only events & webinars

Virtual events & webinars
As important and timely subjects are identified, we respond with events featuring industry experts. Stay current and on top of your game with webinars for talent attraction and retention, food safety, scaling your business, supply chain, and more.

In-person events
Learn from industry experts, get inspired by notable industry professionals, and network with your industry peers at our in-person events.

Engagement opportunities

FaBricator Program
Looking for best practices, resources, and mentoring? Looking to share your industry experience? FaBricators are self-identified experienced professionals working for our member companies. Submit your question to be answered by them, or become a FaBricator yourself and help your peers.

Leadership Council
Our Leadership Council works to develop deeper industry intelligence and build a dynamic industry network for innovation, growth, collaboration, and support.

Survey participation
Take part in and get exclusive access to the results of our surveys, providing you with industry insights, wage data, and more.

FaBsafe Certificate® presented by Acuity Insurance
Presented by Acuity Insurance and in partnership with Safe Food Resources, the FaBsafe Certificate® is a renewable basic food safety training certificate covering the basics of GMPs, HACCP, personal hygiene, and preventive controls.

Farm-Factory-Fork Career Discovery
Inspire the next generation of talent into the career-making possibilities of our food and beverage industry by becoming an exhibitor at this annual event. Member companies network with high school students, providing interactive discovery activities for valuable hands-on learning.

Discounts for your business

Lab supply discounts
A partnership with BioForward Wisconsin, this savings program is free for members who sign up to receive contract benefits from Fisher Scientific.

Lab testing discounts
Take advantage of the FaB Wisconsin-Eurofins Partnership group discount to receive up to 25% off select microbiology and chemistry testing services from Eurofins – the world leader in its field.

UHC Level Funded Healthcare Plans
For small businesses seeking a more affordable health plan and more options for employees, an alternate funding plan may be the right solution. Members get access to the MMAC’S UHC Level Funded healthcare plans, which can include medical, dental, vision, life, disability, and critical illness, among other options.

Visibility & business promotion

Logo visibility
Display your company logo on our member listing. If you’d like elevated visibility, consider a Select or Premium member upgrade.

Job listing
Find your next hire! Unlimited job postings are included in your membership. 

Industry calendar
Advertise your food and beverage-related events, webinars, and networking opportunities.

Added benefits for Choice, Select & Premium members

  • Leadership Council representation from your company’s leadership
    For food and beverage companies
  • Your logo and company description in our annual report
  • Leadership Council representation from your company’s leadership
  • Quarterly digital ad space, including a half-page ad in our annual report
  • Free exhibition at our annual Farm-Factory-Fork event
  • Four free seats at our All Member Meeting
  • Insights from our full membership via targeted survey questions
  • Your logo prominently displayed in our member listing
  • Member exclusivity – be the only Premium member in your business category
  • Leadership Council representation from your company’s leadership
  • Quarterly digital ad space, including a full-page ad in our annual report
  • Free exhibition at our annual Farm-Factory-Fork event
  • A one-minute introduction at our All Member Meeting
  • Eight free seats at our All Member Meeting
  • The opportunity to speak at and/or host a member session or webinar
  • Insights from our full membership via targeted survey questions
  • Your logo displayed on our homepage
  • Your logo prominently displayed in our member listing

Annual Membership Fees

Food and Beverage Company

Includes manufacturers, makers, processors, and distributors of food and beverage products, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, pet food and animal feed, processing and restaurant equipment, packaging and packaging equipment, supplements, and ingredients including seasonings, flavors, oils, binders, enhancers, enzymes, and cultures; farmers or producers of herds, crops, hatcheries, and fisheries; retailers including grocers, specialty & farmers markets, liquor, convenience, and online; shared-use kitchen operators, restaurants, food halls, food trucks, tasting rooms, and caterers.

10 or fewer FTES in Wisconsin$200$400$800$15,000
11-50 FTES in Wisconsin$550$1,100$2,200$15,000
51-100FTES in Wisconsin$825$1,650$3,300$15,000
101-300 FTES in Wisconsin$1,100$2,200$4,400$15,000
301-500 FTES in Wisconsin$1,650$3,300$6,600$15,000
501-750 FTES in Wisconsin$2,200$4,400$8,800$15,000
750-1,000 FTES in Wisconsin$2,750$5,500$11,000$15,000
1,001+ FTES in Wisconsin$3,300$6,600$13,200$15,000
Food Industry Non-Profit or Trade Association

Includes food banks and pantries for hunger relief, food and beverage-related non-profits, and industry trade and professional associations.

Higher Education or Government/Economic Development Entity

Includes colleges, universities, workforce development agencies, governmental entities, and economic development entities.

Technical Service Provider

Includes technical consulting and commercialization services; architecture, design, construction, building, mechanical, or general contractor services; engineering, power, automation, controls, and digitalization; cold or dry storage; food safety products, technologies, training, certification, regulatory, audit, and consulting services; maintenance, sanitation, waste treatment, recycling, composting, biodigestion, water technology and treatment; logistics, transportation, brokerage, and importing/exporting; and laboratory testing and manufacturing of lab and testing supplies.

Professional Service Provider

Includes financial services and banks, investors, insurance and risk management, tax and advisory, staffing and employment, legal, sales and marketing, expansion and relocation services, commercial real estate brokerage, and business consulting services.