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The Growth Journey
Growing your business. It’s what you think about every day; new customers, new products, new markets. What should I do to help my business grow? Whether you are just starting out or already have an established food processing business, you are on a Growth Journey.
As a business owner, you know growth doesn’t “just happen”! The Food Processing Center wants to help your business progress to the next stage of growth on its Journey. Journeys are filled with uncertainty, but we can help you reduce some of that uncertainty with research and planning. Your business needs to know:
• Where are you going?
Deciding on the Destination for your business begins with identifying your growth goals – where do you want your business to be in 5 to 10 years?
• What is the best mode of transportation?
In a business, satisfied customers are what move you forward; they are your vehicle to profitability. Knowing what they need and where they are will maximize your marketing efficiency.
• How are you going to get there?
There are lots of ways to get your product to your customers; what are the best sales and distribution networks for reaching them?
You are excited about your firm and its prospects. You are passionate about your products. But that won’t get you where you want to go. The Food Processing Center can be your travel advisor for your Growth Journey. With our experience and expertise, we can help you do it faster, better, and cheaper than if you tried to do it all on your own. Use our Growth Destination service to help you specify your growth goals and objectives; our Growth Vehicle service to pinpoint your target market and your product’s market potential; and our Growth Route service to develop your distribution and sales plan.
Your long-term success depends on your ability to consistently meet and exceed your customers’ expectations; to provide customer delight! Let The Food Processing Center help you get there!