March 27 - The 2019 Ohio Food Industry Summit

Featured Speaker: The Hershey Company - Shawn Houser-Fedor, Senior Director, Chocolate and Packaging Research and Development.

Featured Topics: Food trends, Innovations in food through 3D printing, food science research updates, and more topics to be announced!

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Company saves $585,000+ working with CIFT

“Our ability to manufacture at [NOCK] is priceless,” said Hill Jr. “Specifically for any startup business, the training, the guidelines, the people who work with you to walk you through the steps and any changes in the industry, it keeps us relevant in the market.”

Jan. 10 & 29 - Food Safety Document Development for Small Food Processors

This workshop is intended for small (< $1 million in sales/year) producers of fermented, canned, and other shelf-stable foods. This one-day course is a hands-on opportunity for processors to develop their food safety documentation in small groups with individual coaching from instructors. 

Choose between two dates and locations.

Small Business Accelerator Group

The Small Business Accelerator Group is a great way to advance opportunities for your business through unique services, networking and learning opportunities.

Learn how good employees can be great through Lean Manufacturing!

Our approach involves working with top management to determine a best fit overall strategy for Continuous Improvement.

How can CIFT provide solutions to your business needs?

CIFT is the resource to turn to for your company's next initiative. From technology acceleration to internships, CIFT has many opportunities to help your business succeed. Check out our available opportunities and give us a call!

From Small to Large, Serving Ohio Businesses for more than 20 years.

Assisting new and growing businesses.

CIFT works with small and startup companies through our kitchen incubator, providing product development guidelines, resources, marketing direction and more.

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