WHAT IS THE MISSOURI VALLEY ICE MANUFACTURER’S ASSOCIATION?
The Missouri Valley Ice Manufacturer’s Ice Association is a trade association representing manufacturers and distributors of packaged ice, ice making machines, and supplies.The Missouri Valley Ice Manufacturer’s Ice Association consists of two classifications:
MANUFACTURERS-Any individual, firm, or corporation actively engaged in the production or distribution of ice.
ASSOCIATES-Any individual, firm, or corporation offers service, equipment, or supplies used in the production of ice.
MEMBERSHIP CONTINUES TO GROW
The association consists of seven Midwest states:Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota.In addition we have members in Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Montana, Ohio, Oklahoma, Wisconsin, Wyoming and Canada.Our associate members reach across the United States and Canada.
WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN
The Missouri Valley Ice Manufacturer’s Association’s main goal is to strengthen the industry you do business in.
The association provides valuable information that will aid the growth and profitability of your business.We provide members with educational information vital to the industry’s success through biannual meetings, a news publication, “The Ice World Journal”, and insurance programs.We can offer cost-effective methods for operating both large and small businesses.
You’ll be aware of the newest products and technology by networking with other members.Information gathered through networking allows members to share business successes and failures.This information is vital to the growth of all companies.
Our membership directory contains listings of plant locations, key personnel, and phone numbers.It also includes all associate members along with their products and services.
The Missouri Valley Ice Manufacturer’s Association is an active participant in the Regional Council Meetings held in conjunction with The International Packaged Ice Association (IPIA) Board of Director’s Meeting. The IPIA and regional associations work closely together to strengthen the ice industry.
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