The Illinois Beverage Association (IBA) represents the bottlers, distributors and employees of the non-alcoholic beverage industry in Illinois, as well as their suppliers, vendors and thousands of small businesses and employees who play a role in the industry.
Together, IBA member companies employ thousands of individuals, contribute millions of dollars to local, state and federal taxes and make significant investments in communities across Illinois. Indirectly, IBA members support tens of thousands of businesses and more than 100,000 employees in Illinois’ vibrant retail, hospitality and food and beverage sectors. The beverage industry also partners with local schools, community organizations, charities and other groups to support vital services and improve the quality of life throughout the state.
Our products include more than 1,000 different products including waters, teas, juices and carbonated and non-carbonated soft drinks. We are proud to play a role in making Illinois a better place to work, to invest and to enjoy a healthy and prosperous life for everyone.
The Illinois Beverage Association is managed by Resolute Consulting, a Chicago-based public affairs firm.