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.
Effective July 1, 2018 CHFA is partnering with the CFIB to deliver a program to members that is packed with savings, support and value that simply can’t be matched. Saving money on business services is smart and provides you with greater cash flow so you can focus on other areas of your business. CFIB provides a suite of people, services and tools to help independent business operators be more efficient, saving time and money. In addition to personal guidance and cost-saving programs members will also be able to access a wide range of tools, resources and professional services at no additional costs. Our Members Only area at chfa.ca has all the details.