1. Find strength in numbers: As a CHFA member you’re automatically welcomed into an important, powerful and growing network in the natural health and organic industry. You share in a strong, collective voice representing 1000+ natural health industry retailers, suppliers, manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors and importers.
2. Maximize business opportunities/ Access more markets: Whether you’re looking for the latest products, want to compare brands, or simply want to connect with others in the industry, our conferences and trade shows, CHFA East, West and Quebec, provide you with the perfect forum. As the only trade show in Canada dedicated to the natural health industry, these must-attend events offer opportunities to stay current on industry trends, help with buying decisions, and to discuss issues and ideas with others in the industry.
3. Safeguard your business interests: Get an inside look at industry regulation and how it may impact your organization. We share industry developments with you as we monitor issues, regulations and government policies pertaining to NHPs and organic products. While we work on your behalf for improvements with government and industry experts, we also provide opportunities for you to join working groups, task forces and advisory councils to discuss and provide advice, feedback and recommendations on strategic issues at both the federal and provincial level.
4. Increase credibility: Your membership enables you to display CHFA’s logo, a brand that has built a reputation of respect for nearly 50 years and is recognized industry wide. Make use of all member resources, including our Certified Natural Products Advisor Course, designed and written by the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine. In addition, you’ll be able to take part in Canada’s only natural health Industry Achievement Awards, recognizing the exceptional individuals and member companies that exemplify the best of our industry.
5. Be in the know: Don’t get left out of the loop! Membership gives you access to the latest industry information through timely eNewsletters, bulletins, announcements, webinars and more. Our communications keep you up-to-date; delivering industry news you can use to make important business decisions. PLUS enjoy premium services and savings with CHFA’s benefit partners who offer… Insurance and Employee Benefits, Shipping and Logistics Services, Merchant Services, Office Supplies, Payroll and Human Resources Services and more. Our Members Only area at chfa.ca has all the details.