Mission & Purpose

Our mission: The enduring success of our members.

Founded in 1948, NAFEM represents 550+ foodservice equipment and supplies manufacturers, and is dedicated to spurring their success and forward progress. Our values, mission and purpose guide our operations to ensure that the organization moves continually forward, with and for its member companies. Read on to learn more.

Values

We are dedicated to engaging our members in moving our industry ever forward.

We foster an environment that encourages learning, innovation and creativity.

We cultivate meaningful and progressive relationships with our members, industry partners and our mutual customers.

We demand honesty, integrity and respect for others.

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Purpose

To provide leadership to improve the global foodservice experience.

 

Mission

By June 2019, NAFEM will achieve record attendance satisfaction scores of exhibitors and attendees at its trade show and increase active member engagement in non-show activities.

In-depth insights

Specs to become effective, upcoming meetings and partner of the year award applications being accepted. 

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Commercial foodservice equipment and supplies manufacturers took another step to engage in the Trump Administration’s regulatory reform process when NAFEM hosted a roundtable to share members’ perspectives with government officials Tuesday, Oct. 31, in Washington, D.C. The discussion supplemented NAFEM comments filed earlier this year about reducing burdensome regulations. These comments were provided in response […]

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Please join us in welcoming Dawn Parker to the NAFEM team in the newly created position of vice president, programs & partnerships. Read on to learn more about Dawn’s background and the programs and partnerships she’s spearheading.

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