Grow Your Food-Focused Business

Food. Beverage. Processing. Supporting Technology. Value-Added Agriculture.

FFI fulfills its mission by supporting our collaborative network and partners with training, resources, tools, and mentorship.

Consultants Trained
Boot Camp Participants
Food-focused clients receiving direct consulting across the U.S.

Solutions FFI offers to take your food-focused business to financial success.

Immersion Trainings

Multi-day learning experience with focused work time, 1-on-1 consulting, & business pitches. Take yourself out of the day-to-day operations of your business to focus on strategic business development.

Technical Assistance

FFI has experts in all areas of food entrepreneurship that can help you 1-on-1 to identify and focus on the areas you most need support in.

Learning Center

A digital resource hub providing actionable insights, training, resources, and tools to help you build or fund the next generation of profitable food-focused businesses.

Resources for new and growing food businesses

Trained and Certified Consultants

FFI trains consultants across the nation to better serve food-focused businesses.

Other IBE Programs

The Institute for Business & Entrepreneurship performs outreach on behalf of the Universities of Wisconsin.

Edible-Alpha® Podcast

Captures conversations with entrepreneurs and service providers on what it really takes to run a successful food-focused business.

Edible-Alpha® Learning Center Resource Library

Quickly and easily find the resources you need to grow your business.


The Food Finance Institute utilizes and supports a network of professionals focused on building and funding profitable businesses in the food, beverage and value-added agriculture sector.
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