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.  




Tue, Jul 28, 2015

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced additional changes to its proposal to revise the requirements for nutritional labeling and is separately reopening the comment period for its proposed nutrition labeling changes.

Mon, Jul 27, 2015

Sens. John Hoeven (R-N.D.) and Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) have introduced the Voluntary Country of Origin Labeling and Trade Enhancement Act of 2015. The bill comes after the World Trade Organization (WTO) ruled in May that the United States's mandatory labeling rule puts Mexican and Canadian meats at an unfair disadvantage in the U.S. market.  Read more.

Thu, Jul 23, 2015

The U.S. House today passed the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act by a vote of 275-150 with 45 Democrats voting for the measure. The bill was supported by MWFPA and a host of other food and agricultural companies.  Read more.

MWFPA Events


October 19-22, 2015
Grand Geneva Resort
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin

Registration is now open for the 2015 Food Safety Preventive Controls Forum hosted by AFFI and the Midwest Food Processors Association, scheduled for Oct. 19-22 at the Grand Geneva Resort in Lake Geneva, Wis.

Presented by top experts these two Forums, one and one half day food safety workshops, will address fundamental Food Safety Modernization Act requirements and provide guidance on how these requirements can be blended into existing in-plant food safety programs.


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10th Oilseed & Grain Trade Summt

September 30- October 2

Hyatt Regency, Minneapolis

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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.