About AFFI

About AFFI

The American Frozen Food Institute (AFFI) represents America’s frozen food and beverage makers. Our members are farmers, fruit and vegetable growers, makers of prepared meals, suppliers and distributors that provide over 670,000 American jobs.

Vision Statement

Our foods and beverages are proudly chosen to meet the needs of a changing world.

Mission Statement

We are the member-driven national trade association that advances the interests of all segments of the frozen food and beverage industry.

Strategic Priorities

Different frozen foods

One: Advance Food Safety

Two: Advocate for Frozen

Boost Category Performance

Three: Boost Category Performance

Food Safety Zone

Through scientific research, education and the development of effective best practices, AFFI is dedicated to advancing food safety by providing frozen food manufacturers and industry partners with their one-stop food safety resource. AFFI has made it easier than ever to search for, access, and implement the materials in your food safety plan – download individual resources or the entire best practices package. We welcome you to explore our library of frozen food safety resources!

The Frozen Advantage

Discover the Power of Frozen Food.

The Frozen Advantage website, which is slated to launch in February 2019, will offer information and resources that promote the unique combination of diverse, sustainable and nutritional benefits of all frozen foods. Explore information on the frozen food industry and its economic impact, nutrition myths vs. facts, research, toolkits, as well as tips to cook smart and understand how to reduce food waste.

Frozen Food Economy

This infographic represents how the frozen food and beverage business has boosted the U.S. economy.
AFFI Advantage Partner

AFFI Advantage Partner Program

Associate members of the American Frozen Food Institute (AFFI) deliver crucial products and services in support of the frozen food industry. That’s why AFFI is proud to offer our more than 125 associate members the opportunity to participate in the AFFI Advantage Partner Program.

The AFFI Advantage Partner Program delivers exclusive benefits to selected associate members to help them build their business. AFFI partners receive increased visibility on AFFI’s website and in AFFI’s electronic communications, company recognition at AFFI events, discounted event registration and participation in AFFI board-level activities.

Only AFFI Advantage Partners are authorized to display the official AFFI Advantage Partner Program seal on their website and marketing materials.

For more information about the AFFI Advantage Partner Program and other sponsorship options, please contact us at info@affi.com 

Frozen Food Buyers Guide

In 2009, AFFI set out to simplify the online search with its launch of its Frozen Food Industry Buyer’s Guide. By using innovative search technology, the directory made it easier for members and industry professionals to find the products and services they need to manage their business. It was quickly declared a valuable resource– while eliminating the clutter that goes into the average Internet search. Check out enhanced features and key elements to make you search experience easier.