Lunch ‘n Learn – Contemporary Nutrition & Labeling

May 25, 2017, San Antonio, TX. The intent of updating the nutrition labeling criteria of foods is to reduce risk factors associated with obesity and other noncommunicable diseases.  These criteria reflect the most recent consensus on foods and dietary patterns that...
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Lunch ‘n Learn – Return On Culture

April 27, 2017, San Antonio, TX. Michael joined the Kiolbassa in 2007 as an intern while working on his MBA. Six months later, he joined the company as the Marketing and Brand Manager. Among Michael’s first achievements was developing the marketing department and...
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Lunch ‘n Learn – Private Brand Development

March 30, 2017, Austin, TX. Find the full biography here.  Mike is Founder and Managing Director of Schall Consulting Group, Inc. (SCG) and has over thirty years of food industry leadership experience as a board member, CEO and operating executive. His knowledge and...
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Lunch ‘n Learns & Industry Events

We are always excited to support our membership.  Lunch’n learns provide a variety of opportunities, including:

  • Hosting – members will go to your location and you can have people tour facility
  • Speaker – Submit an extract if you would like to provide a speaker for a lunch’n learn
  • Sponsorship – for the cost of lunch of 30 people, you will have 5-minute introduction of your company prior to the session, a sign-up sheet for members to sign up to receive more information about your services, distribute your marketing materials to attendees and display signage and/or have a small table with your material at any lunch’n learn you sponsor.

In addition to Lunch’n learns, you may also benefit from joining us in various networking events including Longhorn supplier’s night and Alamo IFT’s Annual Golf Outing.

Let us know the topics you want to learn about, so we can bring in speakers.

Event Details

2016 Alamo IFT Golf Outing

Now that the weather is getting cooler, it is time again for the Alamo IFT Golf Outing.  We thank you again for your help last year! Our annual Golf Outing will take place on Nov. 3rd at Ft. Sam Houston Golf Course.  Last year we gave out $12,000 in Scholarships to 9...

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IFT Longhorn Section Technical program

Thursday, September 22, 2016;  Are you attending  LIFT Annual Suppliers Night this September? There are  a few spots left so hurry.  The Technical Sessions look like great and we have included below: Technical Sessions: 9:00 AM Nutrient formulations for Food and...

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Alamo IFT and Texas Food Processors Association Joint Event

May 26, 2016- San Antonio at La Cantera Resort. Join us for a joint meeting between the Alamo IFT and Texas Food Processors Association.  The days activities will include options between various presentations, networking opportunities and socializing. Option 1:  "10...

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Lunch ‘n Learn – Global Food Traceability Center

April 21, 2016- Austin, TX. Come to our April's Lunch'n Learn at Alchemy Systems in Austin. We will feature IFT's Tejas Bahtt to talk about the Global Food Traceability Center. The GFTC is a public-private partnership program within IFT that was created for the...

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Lunch ‘n Learn – Is Your Sanitation Process Working?

March 31, 2016, San Antonio, TX. Effective sanitation is a must and staple of all food safety programs. From your equipment, floor, wall and to the ceiling a solid sanitation programs are essential for the quality of food. This training will serve as a refresher for...

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Lunch ‘n Learn – FSPCA Preventive Controls for Human Food

February 25, 2016 - Katy, TX. During the Lunch'n Learn Dr. Acuff will be updating us on FSMA’s preventative control program giving an overview on FSMA. At 10:45 there will be a tour of the Texas Food Solutions new HPP facility in Katy, TX.  If you are able to register...

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Past Events

IFT Longhorn Section Technical program

Thursday, September 22, 2016;  Are you attending  LIFT Annual Suppliers Night this September? There are  a few spots left so hurry.  The Technical Sessions look like great and we have included below: Technical Sessions: 9:00 AM Nutrient formulations for Food and...

read more

Alamo IFT and Texas Food Processors Association Joint Event

May 26, 2016- San Antonio at La Cantera Resort. Join us for a joint meeting between the Alamo IFT and Texas Food Processors Association.  The days activities will include options between various presentations, networking opportunities and socializing. Option 1:  "10...

read more

Lunch ‘n Learn – Global Food Traceability Center

April 21, 2016- Austin, TX. Come to our April's Lunch'n Learn at Alchemy Systems in Austin. We will feature IFT's Tejas Bahtt to talk about the Global Food Traceability Center. The GFTC is a public-private partnership program within IFT that was created for the...

read more

Lunch ‘n Learn – Is Your Sanitation Process Working?

March 31, 2016, San Antonio, TX. Effective sanitation is a must and staple of all food safety programs. From your equipment, floor, wall and to the ceiling a solid sanitation programs are essential for the quality of food. This training will serve as a refresher for...

read more

Lunch ‘n Learn – FSPCA Preventive Controls for Human Food

February 25, 2016 - Katy, TX. During the Lunch'n Learn Dr. Acuff will be updating us on FSMA’s preventative control program giving an overview on FSMA. At 10:45 there will be a tour of the Texas Food Solutions new HPP facility in Katy, TX.  If you are able to register...

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Webinar: Transitioning from HACCP to HARPC

By: SQF Institute February 17, 2016 11:00 am - 12:30 pm CST Cost: FREE Description: The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) recent rule changes will have a dramatic impact on the food safety and regulatory landscape for facilities producing products regulated by the...

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