NCA: National Confectioners Association Founded in 1884 in Chicago by representatives of 69 confectionery manufacturing firms, the National Confectioners Association (NCA) is one of the oldest, most respected trade associations in the world.
PMCA: Pennsylvania Manufacturing Confectioners Association Founded in 1907 as the Pennsylvania Manufacturing Confectioners Association by candy manufacturers located in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, PMCA today boasts more than 390 members worldwide.
ICGA: International Chewing Gum Association The ICGA represents the chewing gum industry worldwide and is open to chewing gum manufacturers and their suppliers. The members of the ICGA account for more than 80% of global revenues in the chewing gum segment.
IFT: The Institute of Food Technologists IFT exists to advance the science of food. Their long-range vision is to ensure a safe and abundant food supply contributing to healthier people everywhere.