Expanding Distribution & Markets for Food Producers
Selling & Distribution 101
Small & emerging specialty food producers as well as farmers with value-added products are invited to attend a meet up to learn how to expand into new markets successfully. This gathering will be at the UVM Extension Center in Middlebury on Friday morning, February 22, 2019. Attendees will have the opportunity to share successes, challenges and failures. Space is limited to encourage networking. Refreshments will be provided. Registration begins at 8:30 am and the program starts at 9:00 am. Presenters will be:
- Seth Walker - Healthy Living Market
- Dan Reilly - Equinox Food Brokers
They will present information on selling direct to stores, share info on their new purchasing protocol, and help growing businesses understand the processes & expectations of distribution.
The cost is $15, all payments are a donation to ACORN and payments are non-refundable. If the event is canceled due to severe weather, it will be rescheduled. For more info click here and to register, click HERE.
This gathering is sponsored by Addison County Economic Development Corporation (ACEDC) and ACORN, the Addison County Relocalization Network.