We know food manufacturing.

CIFT is a developer and provider of technical innovations and solutions for the food processing, agribusiness and agricultural sectors of the economy in our region, our state, and beyond.

PCQI Workshop - May 3-4

This course meets PCQI training requirements and is taught by lead PCQI trainers that have gained their trainer certification through the Food Safety Preventive Controls Alliance.

Food safety critical to small business success - Apr. 25

Nationally-recognized food safety expert Dr. Shari Plimpton will discuss the fundamentals of proper production practices, sanitation and hygiene practices for a safe, high-quality product.

Farm Bureau leader to speak at breakfast forum - May 18

Ohio Farm Bureau Federation's Adam Sharp will speak at the Northwest Ohio Ag-Business Breakfast Forum, Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Achieving true operational excellence

A partnership combining manufacturing services between CIFT and Lean Manufacturing Solutions (LMS) is already helping Ohio food manufacturers.

CIFT appoints Rebecca A. Singer as president and CEO

The CIFT governing board appointed Rebecca A. Singer as president and CEO effective Jan. 1, 2017.

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.

Join our team.

Are you hard-working, creative, and innovative?  Then you're our type!  Check out our career opportunities page.

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