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Select from more than 100 sessions to connect with experts and innovators who will lead focused training sessions, and share best practices with other industry professionals experiencing the same opportunities and challenges. IBIE’s comprehensive program is divided into specialized tracks addressing the hottest topics across the spectrum, including retail and food service, business management and marketing, ingredient trends and formulations, hands-on cake and pastry decorating, tortilla production and much more.

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National Bakery Day  |  September 27, 2019

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Celebrate the Sweet Tradition of America’s Local Bakeries with the 3rd Annual National Bakery Day!

The Retail Bakers of America invite you to celebrate the delicious success of your independent bakery with a sweet “holiday” that you can easily bring to life through live events, fresh treats and the signature tastes that make your local bakery a vital part of your community.


Join the RBA in a Retail Bakery: Level 1, 2 or 3 membership category to get your FREE 2019 National Bakery Day Marketing kit!.

Las Vegas - September 2019


As the food industry’s largest, most important trade event in the Western Hemisphere, IBIE spans the complete spectrum of companies, people and ideas. Every three years, the baking industry comes together at this powerful event to conduct face-to-face meetings, experience the newest innovations, participate in cutting-edge conference sessions and demos, and build relationships at high-level networking events.

Invest in IBIE and reap greater results.

Help celebrate the 3rd Annual National Bakery Day.   


Enter today and THREE Retail Bakeries will be chosen at random to win a $1,000 cash prize each.  All entries must send a video and/or picture to show us why your bakery ROCKS! 

Current RBA members have access to RBA Connect.  A virtual place where you can collaborate and network with other professionals in the baking industry.  This wealth of knowledge is just waiting for your contributions and discussions.

​An RBA Certification raises professional standards and verifies the knowledge, skills, and abilities professional bakers bring to the marketplace.  Certification also increases job opportunities and income for certified bakers and decorators. 


Certified Decorator Practical Exam  |  Madison, WI
Madison Area Technical College, October 11-12, 2019

Certified Master Baker & Certified Baker Exam | Miami, FL
Johnson & Wales University, April 3-5, 2020


Certified Master Baker & Certified Baker Exam  |  Napa, CA
The Culinary Institute of America, October 2-4, 2020

RBA Connect