Membership Information

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MAFSI Memberships are company-based. If your company is already a member of MAFSI, then so are you! Create your own membership profile by clicking the link below to take advantage of your company's membership. Click on the button below to create a new member account (existing member companies only).

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Scroll below and find the member type that best applies to your company.

To apply for MAFSI Membership, please scroll below and join as the member type that best applies to your business. If you have any questions or are unsure which membership is suitable for you, please get in touch with info@mafsi.org and ask for assistance. 

Rep Company


Rep Company Membership Criteria

Class I. Agent Membership (United States) Agent membership is available to any firm, or corporation engaged in business as an independent manufacturers' representative, selling foodservice equipment, supplies, tabletop, furniture and/or janitorial and sanitation supplies and equipment to the foodservice industry, and jan/san industry or other non-food institutions that require commercial cleaning, shall be eligible for Agent membership in this association, upon establishing, subject to the discretion of the Board of Directors, that such person, firm or corporation is: an independent contractor; and 

  1. whose primary business is selling foodservice equipment, supplies, tabletop, furniture, and/or janitorial and sanitation supplies and equipment to the foodservice industry and/or the jan/san industry or other non-food institutions that require commercial cleaning; and 
  2. is selling the products of two (2) or more manufacturers in a designated geographic area; and 
  3. whose majority of gross sales volume is derived from commission-based representative contracts.

Class II.  Agent Membership (Canadian/International)  Canadian/International agent membership is available to any firm, or corporation engaged in business as an independent manufacturers’ representative, selling foodservice equipment, supplies, tabletop, furniture, and/or janitorial and sanitation supplies and/or equipment to the foodservice industry and/or janitorial and sanitation industry; or who may act as a manufacturers’ representative with inventory who provides assistance in selling in their Canadian or International designated geographical area by importing merchandise in a manner that provides more cost effective products for the customer which may involve freight, brokerage, dollar exchange and timely delivery; and shall be eligible for Canadian or International Agent membership in this association, upon establishing, subject to the discretion of the Board of Directors, that such person, firm or corporation: 

  1. is an independent contractor; and 
  2. whose primary business is selling foodservice equipment, supplies, tabletop, furniture, and/or janitorial and sanitation supplies and equipment to the foodservice industry and/or the jan/san industry or other non-food institutions that require commercial cleaning; and 
  3. is selling the products of two or more manufacturers in a designated geographic area;
  4. has no ownership or part ownership in any of their represented factories; and 
  5. uses the factories’ literature to go to market and does no value added re-manufacturing or assembly to products sold in their designated geographic area.

Rep Firm Membership Pricing

Rep Firm membership dues are based on your firm's total personnel. Select the total number of employees that are currently employed by your firm. Your total personnel number is displayed in your directory listing so manufacturers can see the size and breadth of your firm.

By creating profiles for each employee, your staff members will have access to MAFSI and all our member benefits including important industry announcements, news, and critical updates and information. Each member of your staff must be registered, and have a MAFSI profile.

Proration Policy for New Members:
The MAFSI membership year runs from January 1 to December 31. Upon joining, all new members pay the amount of one full year of membership dues. Your dues will be prorated in the second year of your membership. Note: Canadian Rep Firms will receive a 20% discount off the price for the exchange rate.

Total Personnel
in Rep Firm
Annual Dues Total Personnel
in Rep Firm
Annual Dues

1

$910

13

$2,590

2

$1,040

14

$2,740

3

$1,190

15

$2,875

4

$1,325

16

$3,020

5

$1,465

17

$3,165

6

$1,610

18

$3,295

7

$1,745

19

$3,430

8

$1,715

20

$3,575

9

$2,025

21

$3,720

10

$2,155

22

$3,870

11

$2,325

23

$3,995

12

$2,460

24+

$4,135

Join as Rep Company

Manufacturer Company

Manufacturer Company Membership Criteria

Manufacturer Company Membership is available but not limited to the following:

  • Any manufacturer of foodservice equipment, supplies, tabletop and/or furniture who is interested in improving the agent manufacturer method of sales and marketing and who will help promote our function, and sells, or plans to sell, to the foodservice industry.
  • Any manufacturer of Jan San equipment or supplies who is interested in improving the agent-manufacturer method of sales and marketing and who will help promote our function and sells, or plans to sell, to the foodservice industry and/or to non-food institutions that require commercial cleaning
  • Any other manufacturer that finds value in the services provided by the Association in which this class of membership is entitled to.

Manufacturer Company Membership Pricing

Manufacturer Company members must pay according to their company's annual sales volume.

MAFSI Manufacturer Dues are based on Total Sales Volume. Note: Canada-based Manufacturers will receive a 20% discount to account for the exchange rate.

Total Sales Volume Annual Dues

Up to $5 Million

$1,615

$5 - 29 Million

$1,990

$30 - 59 Million

$2,345

$60 - 99 Million

$2,720

$100 Million+

$3,065

Join as Manufacturer Company

Associate Company


Associate Company Membership Criteria

Associate Membership in MAFSI is available to but not limited to the following:

  1. Any firm or corporation that publishes books, magazines, or catalogues, etc., directly related to the foodservice industry and/or janitorial and sanitation industry. 
  2. Any financial services firms with a vested financial interest in the Foodservice Industry and/or JanSan Industry.
  3. Any other firm, corporation, or organization who wishes to support the Association’s efforts to improve the agency method of marketing.

Associate Company Membership Information

Associate members include companies that provide services to active members in a variety of categories. 

Associate members also have access to the majority of our member benefits which provides unique ways to connect and grow their business. MAFSI will work with our Associate members to promote their services to our members. 

Company Membership Annual Dues

Associate Company

$1,615

Join as Associate Company

Rep Company SpecPath Only

The Rep Firm Company SpecPath Only Membership is for any rep firm that is not a member of MAFSI. 

WHY NOT JOIN MAFSI, SAVE $200 PER MONTH ON SPECPATH, AND GET ALL OF OUR OTHER BENEFITS?

  • NON MEMBER REP FIRM - $350 PER MONTH
  • MAFSI MEMBER REP FIRM - $150 PER MONTH
  • SpecPath: Save $2,400 per year as a member. This alone will pay for your MAFSI membership.
  • MAFSI Conference: Save on the largest educational conference in the industry. New member discounts apply.
  • Foodservice 101: Learning the industry can be tough. And training is expensive. MAFSI’s Foodservice 101 will teach industry newbies the need-to-know basics for you.
  • Business Barometer: How’s business? Know the answer every quarter with our Barometer Survey.
  • Commercial Foodservice Market Forecast: Get the scoop on what is really happening in the marketplace with our Market Forecast. Available each October.
  • Best Practices: Don’t know the answer? We do: Over 70 years of experience and 80+ guidelines and tools available 24/7.
  • Reps Wanted/Lines Wanted: Need Lines? Bringing reps and manufacturers together is what we do. Let us help you!

To apply for a full MAFSI Rep Company Membership, please use the Rep Company Application form at the top of this webpage. If you have any questions or are not sure which membership is right for you, please contact info@mafsi.org and ask for assistance. 

Join as Rep Company SpecPath Only

Manufacturer Company SpecPath Only

WHY NOT JOIN MAFSI, SAVE $200 PER MONTH ON SPECPATH, AND GET ALL OF OUR OTHER BENEFITS?

  • NON MEMBER REP FIRM - $350 PER MONTH
  • MAFSI MEMBER REP FIRM - $150 PER MONTH
  • SpecPath: Save $2,400 per year as a member. This alone will pay for your MAFSI membership.
  • MAFSI Conference: Save on the largest educational conference in the industry. New member discounts apply.
  • Foodservice 101: Learning the industry can be tough. And training is expensive. MAFSI’s Foodservice 101 will teach industry newbies the need-to-know basics for you.
  • Business Barometer: How’s business? Know the answer every quarter with our Barometer Survey.
  • Commercial Foodservice Market Forecast: Get the scoop on what is really happening in the marketplace with our Market Forecast. Available each October.
  • Best Practices: Don’t know the answer? We do: Over 70 years of experience and 80+ guidelines and tools available 24/7.
  • Reps Wanted/Lines Wanted: Need Reps? Bringing reps and manufacturers together is what we do. Let us help you!

To apply for a full MAFSI Manufacturer Company Membership, please use the Manufacturer Company Application form at the top of this webpage. If you have any questions or are not sure which membership is right for you, please contact info@mafsi.org and ask for assistance. 

Join as Manufacturer Company SpecPath Only