Let’s Make Something Delicious!

Maybe you have been making your grandmother’s recipe for friends and family and they just can’t get enough.  Or maybe you have identified a problem that your food or drink idea can solve.  No matter how you came to your idea for a food or drink product, the steps to go from idea to launch can be much more involved than other startups. In addition to sales and marketing, regulations, local, state and federal licensing, testing, packaging, ingredient sourcing and so many more requirements can creep in and quickly overwhelm you, or worse, squash your passion entirely.


No one said starting a food business was easy.  There is definitely a right way to go about it and a wrong way.  The wrong way involves much more waiting around, wasted money, deadness and frustrating phone calls and can turn out to be one very expensive hobby. Having an industry expert as your guide in the process can help ensure that you get your business off and running correctly from the start. Depending on your goals and the talents you bring to the table, we tailor a step-by-step plan of attack to get your product launched or scale up quickly and financially profitable.


Start Your Business

Ready to start your food business? We get it.  You are bootstrapping your business and this is probably not your full time job. At Cultivate, we want you to succeed before you need us.  Download our free business checklist and use our resource page to get started.

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Grow Your Business

So you have tested your idea at farmers markets, small wholesale or maybe even dabbled in e-commerce. Cultivate specializes in helping small food businesses scale-up to become a regional brand including distribution, larger wholesale and big-ecommerce.

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Find Your Customers

As you scale-up, getting your product off a shelf and  into shopping carts is just important, if not more, than getting onto shelves.  Step back and take time evaluate your branding, marketing, sales and social media strategies with our expertise.

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What We Do

At Cultivate, we specialize in food-related marketing services with a deep understanding of the industry and the customer.


Financial Health


Industry Expertise

Graphic Design

Scaling Up

Social Media

Wholesale & Distribution

Our Partners

We are a full service agency that partners with the best in the industry

Our Clients

We are proud to work with so many local brands and organizations doing amazing things in the food industry!

What They Say