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Why Join the CRA?

Foodservice industry vendors and service providers are an important part of the CRA community. Membership delivers access to money-saving programs, marketing opportunities, and networking with Colorado industry leaders.

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Advantages of Membership

There are many benefits to joining the CRA member community!



We listen to you and represent your business at every level of government. Our Government Affairs team and lobbying partners work hard to influence the legislative decisions that ultimately determine your success.

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Marketing Opportunities

Company listing in our online Buyer’s Guide, discounted advertising, event sponsorship opportunities, and referrals

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Community & Networking

There are chapters across Colorado that host meetings, events, seminars, and webinars year-round.

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Member Discounts

Discounted Products & Services

We negotiate valuable discounts, programs, and services on behalf of our members.

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Professional Expertise

Access to free legal advice and compliance guidance

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Industry News

Weekly newsletter, social media, and industry insights

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Vendor Partner Membership Dues

CRA vendor partner membership dues are based on the total number of employees, including owner, manager, and office staff, employed in the state of Colorado. Vendor members include allied trade firms, brokers, factory representatives, professionals, or any business selling goods or services to CRA restaurant members. Membership starts at $740 annually.

Number of Employees CRA Annual Dues
0 – 15 $775
6 – 25 $885
26 – 50 $1,345
51 – 100 $1,915
101 – 199 $2,895
200 and more $5,380
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Jen Johnson

Have questions or looking for more information on becoming a CRA restaurant member?

Jen Johnson, CRA Business Development & Engagement Manager, is available to answer any questions you have about CRA membership. Contact her at:

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