The Association for Dressings and Sauces Dues and Schedules

Manufacturer dues are based on gross dollar sales of dressings, sauces, and similar products, to all markets (e.g., retail, commercial and institutional foodservice) in all forms of packaging during the company’s last fiscal year.

Supplier dues are based on sales to manufacturers of dressing and sauce products to include mayonnaise and all salad dressings, sandwich spreads, tartar sauce, horseradish sauce, barbecue sauce, soy sauce, Worcestershire sauce, seafood sauce, steak sauce, Mexican sauce, and other ethnic and miscellaneous sauce products.  As well, salad products and flavorings, mustard and dips (refrigerated and non-refrigerated).

Download Manufacturer Membership Dues Schedule (PDF) here.

Dues are based on all sales to manufacturers of dressings and sauces as defined below:

Products Represented By ADS

Dressings, sauces and similar products including:

  • Mayonnaise and all salad dressings, (spoon type, pourable and dry mix, regular and reduced calorie), including sandwich spreads and tartar sauce.
  • Condiment sauces, including horseradish sauce, barbecue sauce, soy sauce, Worcestershire sauce, seafood sauce, steak sauce, Mexican sauce, other ethnic and miscellaneous sauce products.
  • Salad products and flavorings.
  • Mustard.
  • Dips (refrigerated and non-refrigerated).

Note: For Federal Income Tax purposes, membership dues and contributions to this Association are deductible as business expenses, not as charitable contributions.

Download Supplier's Dues Schedule (PDF) here.