Shared kitchens and kitchen incubators play a unique and vital role in food and entrepreneurial ecosystems across the country. Shared kitchens are licensed commercial spaces that provide a pathway for food entrepreneurs—ranging from chefs, caterers, food truck operators, and bakers, to value-added producers and packaged food and beverage makers—to launch and grow their businesses. By
While renting space through memberships or hourly can be profitable with the right level of utilization, oftentimes services provide additional revenue streams to support the kitchen’s business model. Below is the Service Planning chapter of the Shared Kitchen Toolkit we developed with Fruition Planning and Management in partnership with Purdue University Extension, Local Food Program. We will be
Need a new place to call your kitchen home in Dallas, TX? Below are a few of our top picks for Commercial Kitchens in Dallas. To see a full list of commercial and commissary kitchens in Dallas, check out thekitchendoor.com. Perfect Temper Kitchen – 6900 Alma Dr #140, Plano, TX Perfect Temper Kitchen has the commercial
Looking for the perfect place to start or grow your food business in Minneapolis, MN? Below are a few of our top picks for Commercial Kitchens in Minneapolis. To see a full list of commercial and commissary kitchens in Minneapolis, check out thekitchendoor.com. Kindred Kitchen – 1206 W Broadway Ave, Minneapolis, MN Kindred Kitchen provides an
Are you a food business looking for a shared-use kitchen in the Denver, CO metro area? Let us help match you with your kitchen soulmate. Below are a few of our top picks for Commercial Kitchens in Denver, CO. To see a full list of commercial and commissary kitchens in Denver, check out The Kitchen Door.
Starting a food business is hard work. One of the first barriers a food entrepreneur will face is trying to find a commercial place or commissary kitchen to produce food legally. Fortunately, in the last 5 years, there has been significant growth in the number of shared-use kitchens available. Resources like the Shared Kitchen Toolkit and
Looking for your shared-use kitchen home in New York? Below are a few of our top picks for Commercial Kitchens in New York. To see a full list of commercial and commissary kitchens in New York, check out The Kitchen Door. Hot Bread Kitchen – 1590 Park Ave, New York, NY With over 3000 sq. ft.
The Food Corridor is the go-to kitchen management tool for over 90 of the top shared-use kitchens in the country. It is built specifically to help kitchens streamline their scheduling, billing, and food business management. In fact, The Food Corridor saves kitchen operators on average 40 hours each week, while also helping them grow their revenue.
The Network for Incubator and Commissary Kitchens (NICK) is the largest network of shared kitchen professionals sharing their knowledge and insights daily. Below is a summary of a recent conversation regarding establishing a new kitchen near a competitor. Answers may have been edited for readability. Question: Where do you purchase your commercial equipment? Do you
So many exciting things are happening in the shared kitchen world and we want to bring you our news roundup. While we select stories to share in our monthly newsletter, we just don’t have space for them all! Shared Kitchen News Roundup Pilotworks closes leaving food businesses without kitchens On October 13, 2018, food business incubator, Pilotworks abruptly