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Get Involved in ASTA!

ASTA is always seeking qualified volunteers to work with the various committees to help execute the strategic goals of ASTA.  Volunteering is a rewarding experience that allows you to connect with colleagues old and new, help shape ASTA’s activities and programs, and develop your professional skills. If you are interested, the first step is to complete […]

ASTA is Accepting 2019 Sponsorships!

Plan now to become a sponsor at the 2019 ASTA Annual Meeting and Exhibits in Amelia Island, Florida on April 7-9, 2019. Sponsorship opportunities are an exclusive members-only benefit. And with exhibits sold out, don’t miss out on this opportunity to gain exposure for your member company and show support for ASTA as a sponsor.  

Volunteers Needed!

Southern California Institute of Food Technologists 2019 SCiftS Suppliers Night Expo will be held Wednesday, March 6, 2019 from 3:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Disneyland Hotel Exhibition Hall. The ASTA staff are seeking member volunteers to help at the ASTA booth. ASTA will be there in a new effort to increase the association’s visibility […]

All ASTA Member Families Eligible to Apply for College Scholarships

All companies are encouraged to distribute information about the Susan L. Abbott Scholarship to their employees. Immediate family members of all employees at any ASTA member company are eligible for a $1,000 scholarship and at least three will be awarded in April 2019. The deadline to apply is Monday, February 25, 2019. Click here for all the details on […]

Give New Employees Access to Members-Only Information

All employees at ASTA member companies have access to the Members-Only section of the website and can receive information about ASTA, including our two electronic newsletters. To add  yourself or other new employees, email contact information to [email protected] to be added to the membership database and the on-line member directory. Contact information must include member […]

The Food and Drug Administration Has Made Available an Online Training Course

This online training course “Food Defense Awareness for the Intentional Adulteration Rule” was developed in partnership with the Food Safety Preventive Controls Alliance (FSPCA), Intentional Adulteration Subcommittee (IA Subcommittee). This course is being offered free of charge and is available on the Food Safety Preventive Controls Alliance website and on the FDA’s Food Safety Modernization […]

BRC Global Standards Food Safety Americas Conference Discount for ASTA Members

The BRC Global Standards team are looking forward to returning to the US for Food Safety Americas 2018, this time in Nashville, Tennessee on May 22-23! BRC Global Standards is busy bringing together a stellar program for the conference and look forward to sharing information about speakers and session topics over the coming months. In […]