Snack Food Association endorses APPI Energy
President and CEO
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Program will provide data-driven energy procurement and consulting solutions to SFA members
Salisbury, Md., June 1, 2015—The Snack Food Association announced its endorsement of APPI Energy to provide data-driven procurement and consulting solutions to members. The endorsement strengthens the SFA mission to fuel and reinforce value for SFA members by offering services in support of industry growth and dynamic relevance.
“A major operating expense for snack food manufacturers and suppliers is energy supply,” said Walter Moore, President and CEO of APPI Energy. “The APPI Energy team of experts operates in all deregulated states and markets, and maintains a proprietary database of real-time electricity prices that supports customized apples-to-apples analysis of competitive supplier prices.”
SFA members now have access to the APPI Energy database of daily supplier prices, and benchmark pricing. “For more than 75 years, SFA has provided education regarding technological advances, consumer trends, and regulatory measures,” said Tom Dempsey, Chief Executive Officer of SFA. “The APPI Energy proprietary platform gives SFA members the edge to make smart, customized purchasing decisions.” APPI Energy will contact SFA members with data-driven procurement and consulting solutions that reduce and manage electricity and natural gas costs.
About APPI Energy
Founded in 1996, APPI Energy provides data-driven procurement and consulting solutions to commercial and industrial customers. The APPI Energy database of daily supplier prices enables the firm to benchmark prices in every deregulated market. APPI Energy has earned the endorsement of 143 trade associations and chambers of commerce to provide solutions to members.
About Snack Food Association
The Snack Food Association (SFA) is the international trade association of the snack food industry, representing snack manufacturers and suppliers. Founded in 1937, SFA represents more than 400 companies worldwide. SFA’s mission is to create resources that fuel and reinforce value for SFA members by offering services and relationship building forums for members in support of industry growth and dynamic relevance. SFA accomplishes its mission through the three pillars of SFA: government relations, education, and networking access.