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AHAM Membership Information

The Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers is the trade association that represents the interests of home appliance manufacturers around the world. Its members include manufacturers of major and portable appliances, floor care appliances and suppliers to the industry.  AHAM is committed to enhancing product performance and global growth of an industry that contributes many billions of dollars to the U.S. and Canadian economies alone.

Membership has its benefits. By joining AHAM, you will not only re-affirm your commitment to the Appliance Industry, you will have access to industry information that it not available anywhere else.

  • AHAM's appliance shipment reports for the US and Canada provide the empirically accurate data in our industry – more than 500 unique data reports that measure trends, product characteristics, and product forecasts. As an AHAM member, you can help shape these reports to increase your knowledge base.

  • You'll also receive PLUG into AHAM, a biweekly electronic newsletter, a coveted intelligence report, to keep abreast of key industry issues and meetings.

AHAM staff also works hard in other areas to ensure that member's needs are met and intersts are represented.

  • AHAM represents companies in a number of government relations areas. We watch closely the activities of the US and Canadian governments and report on new developments or changes to the AHAM members. We represent the views of the industry before governmental bodies and help direct activities toward or in opposition to legislation.
  • AHAM has many technical activities, from writing and maintaining AHAM performance testing standards to representing the views of industry before the private standards development organizations. We inform our members of new issues in the technical arena and conduct cooperative research when appropriate.

All Membership inquiries should be directed to Jill Notini or call 202-872-5955 x 318.

AHAM Member Quotes


"Why do GE Appliances and other member companies support AHAM?  Because we know that we can do things through AHAM that we can't do as well acting separately."

-Earl Jones
Senior Counsel, GE Consumer and Industrial


“AHAM’s technical standards work provides enourmous help to my company in keeeping up with the myriad of safety and performance standards.  But more so, AHAM helps shape these standards for the benefit of manufacturers and consumers.”

-Ed McAssey
COO, Lasko Products, Inc.