TFBI Pre-Commercial Program


Member companies receive access to a production space and fully equipped commercial kitchen. Hands-on experience is supplemented with business advisory support. Companies share TFBI's network of industry linkages and other external resources. This provides the opportunity for rapid progress.

The TFBI Pre-Commercial Program has been developed to help reduce the risk and drastically lower the cost of developing a sustainable food manufacturing venture.

Pre-Commercial Phase

Duration: 3-months

» Assistance for entrepreneurs who are developing, but not yet commercially selling food products

» Access to test kitchen
» Access to one-on-one advisors and industry mentors as required
» Business advisory support

Business Fundamentals (TFBI) Food Fundamentals (TFBI)

Business Networking Events

Lunch and Learn Workshops

Business Plan Mentoring
-- feedback on business model development

Product Development Assistance
-- access to product development advice and linkages to external resources

Please contact TFBI for program outline and details. 416.401.8888 Email: