NSMA Member Benefits:

  • Join NSMA’s collective voice to expand influence through unified industry responses to FDA & USDARequests for Comment during their rule making process.

  • Participate in face-to-face meetings with FDA & USDA to address the concerns of NSMA members and discuss regulatory matters.

  • Learn about common issues facing the industry.  Receive alerts with interpretations of regulatory actions.  Hear opinions from guest experts and government regulators at annual meeting.

  • Collaborate withotherfood industry trade groups such as Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA), American Spice TradeAssociation (ASTA) and Association of DressingsandSauces (ADS), to advance NSMA positionsand influence policy making.

  • Build personal relationships with industry colleagues during the NSMA annual meeting and committee meetings.

  • Connect with colleagues through the members-only Technical Forum — aninteractive tool to share expertise, and discuss current industry challenges.

  • Receive the NSMA Regulatory Manual - an ongoing Policy Manual containing a quick reference guide to policy documents and regulatory perspectives impacting the seasoning industry.


  • Voting Membership - $1,200/year

    • Open to any company whose principal business is the manufacture and sale of blended seasonings, either wet or dry. 

  • Associate Membership - $800/year

    • Open to any company who is an ingredients, packaging or other services supplier to the industry seasoning manufacturers.

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