Membership in BAC is primarily company based and is open to all firms who are currently or thinking about conducting business in the Canadian marketplace. Individual memberships are available under special circumstances as described in the Tradesperson category.
Independently owned companies whose primary business is the production and sale of their own baked foods directly to the consumer through their own retail outlet(s). BAC offers a special introductory rate for first time retail baker members.
Individual and independently owned grocery stores which have an established bakery department but the sale of bakery foods is not their primary business.
Companies (with a single corporate ownership or acting as a franchisor) with multiple store locations operating under the same name or banner.
Bakeries whose primary business is the production and sale of baked foods to retail outlets/food service industries either on a provincial, national or international basis. Membeship dues are based on annual sales.
Single plant operations which supply goods and services to the baking industry primarily in one province.
Companies which supply goods and services to the baking industry on a national or international basis.
Available to individuals who are not employed in the baking industry or their employer is already a member company or the company they work for does not qualify for membership in any other category.