What do I need to get started at Blue Ridge Food Ventures?

First things first: Fill out a 'New client Questionnaire'

The first thing we need from you is a New Client Questionnaire. 

Planning, Inspections, Insurance

Before you can go into production at Blue Ridge Food Ventures, it is necessary to:

  • Complete a financial plan
  • Develop a marketing plan
  • Contact the relevant inspection agency
  • Make arrangements for the required insurance coverage

COMPLETE YOUR APPLICATION PACKET

You also must complete the Blue Ridge Food Ventures application packet, which includes the following documents: (These documents are in Adobe/PDF.  If you have trouble downloading, please contact us.)

[Note! You must have the free Adobe Reader software to access these PDF documents.]

IMPORTANT INFORMATION – PLEASE READ!

You and any employees are responsible for thorough knowledge and understanding of the policies and procedures described in these documents. Failure to follow them may result in monetary fines and denial of access to Blue Ridge Food Ventures.

I HAVE ALL OF THESE DOCUMENTS READY. WHAT NEXT?

When all of the above documents are completed, make an appointment with the Client Services Manager of Blue Ridge Food Ventures. Bring these completed documents to your scheduled appointment. You will be expected to pay the application fee and deposits at that time. Fee schedule

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