FFI Scaler Series

Looking to scale-up your business but don’t want to commit to a program? You’ve come to the right place. The FFI Scaler Series offers businesses the flexibility to learn how to successfully grow their business, one workshop at a time.

Normally, each series workshop is $50, or you can purchase the entire series for $250. (Also, Wisconsin FaB members would receive 15% Off these prices!)

However, the Scaler Series enrollment is free for the 2020 – 2021 workshops! Brought to you by funding from the Small Business Administration. 


Financial & Accounting Processes

Learn how to build strong financial tracking and accounting processes.



Date: Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Sales & Distribution Planning

Learn best practices and tips to effectively navigate sales and food and beverage distribution channels such as broker, distributor, retailer, and others.

Date: Thursday, January 14, 2021

Marketing & Branding Planning

Learn branding and marketing strategies specific to the food and beverage industry.



Date: Thursday, February 4, 2021

Operations & Organization Planning

Learn how to develop a high-performing organization and deliver the best quality at the lowest cost.

Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Sources & Uses of Capital Finance Planning

Learn how to prepare, evaluate, and engage with banks and investors.


Date: Thursday, March 18, 2021

Food Safety & GFSI Planning

Learn how to develop a FSMA-compliant food safety plan. Reviewing GFSI certification and offering FaBsafe training.

Date: Thursday, April 15, 2021

Interested in all six Scaler Series Workshops?