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Who We Are

The IDAA is funded by its members and acts as an advocate for the interests of our members and our industry and provides an effective forum for all participants to meet and discuss common issues, concerns and opportunities. We work with governments, suppliers, manufacturers, distributors and retailers to promote the interests of our industry.

Key Issues

IDAA works to protect the best interests of the independent distributor & convenience store industry before Congress and federal government agencies — especially against rules and regulations that can have a negative impact on your business.

The IDAA is creating a program allowing retailers to test their sites against industry best practices for ensuring the safety of employees and the public.

Need Help?

Success doesn’t come easy in this industry. It requires a lot of hard work, grit and determination. It also requires the right tools to help you succeed. That’s why IDAA offers specialized products and services to help independent distributors strengthen and grow their businesses. Through resources such as training, business analytics, hiring tools and more, you’ll find a product that can help your company grow.

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IDAA On-The-Go

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See The IDAA In Action!

The IDAA provides leadership for the industry on key issues affecting owners, operators, employees and customers.

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Let’s Hear From You!

The IDAA constantly provides cutting edge education and trending research so we can keep an eye on what’s coming down the pipeline.

Martha M. MastersMarketingNACS

With the insights I receive from IDAA updates I’m able to steer my company towards products that will keep my distributors busy every day of the week.

Tim VandanaCEOUnited Natural Foods

We’re able to work with IDAA to publish amazing articles that can show other industry professionals how important the personal connection is between the distributor and store owners.

Max SaundersPublic RelationsDutch Valley Foods

As an independent wagon-jobber I am on the road too often to keep an eye on what are the new products hitting the market. The IDAA helps me to keep my finger on the pulse of the hot new products.

David DosistWagon Jobber

The IDAA is Doubling!

By partnering with several key distributors the IDAA is going to be doubling!