NC State Extension

Other Services & Supplies

When starting a food business you need to know where to find goods and materials to get your product to market. We have compiled a list of sources by category for a variety of services and supplies you may need for your business:

Please note: We do not endorse any company or product, nor do we provide marketing for companies. These names are provided for informational purposes only. If you provide one of the services listed and want to have your company added to our list, please contact us at foodbusiness@ncsu.edu.

Visit the NC Department of Agriculture Division of Marketing for detailed business info including copackers and shared-use kitchens at www.ncagr.gov/markets/agribiz/foodbiz.


NC DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE CONTACTS

Food Program
4000 Reedy Creek Road, Raleigh NC 27607-6465, (919) 733-7366
www.ncagr.gov/fooddrug/food/foodbiz.htm
Starting a Food Business.

Division of Marketing

2 West Edenton Street, Raleigh, NC 27601, (919) 707-3117
www.ncagr.gov/markets/agribiz/
Marketing – Agribusiness Development

CONTAINERS

Belmark
600 Heritage Road, P.O. Box 5310, De Pere, WI 54115, (843) 655-0815
www.belmark.com
Custom Printed Packaging: Roll stock, finished pouches, shrink film, folding cartons, no minimums.

Burch Bottle & Packaging

(800) 903-2830
www.burchbottle.com

Closure and Container Manufacturers Association

www.closureandcontainer.org

Container & Packaging Supply

1345 East State Street, Eagle, ID 83616, (800) 473-4144
www.containerandpackaging.com

Freund Container & Supply, Divsion of Berlin Packaging

4200 Commerce Court Suite 206, Lisle, IL 60532, 800-363-9822
www.freundcontainer.com

Glass Packaging Institute

www.gpi.org
Trade association representing the North American glass container industry.

Inmark, Inc.

8301 Triad Dr., Greensboro, NC 27409, (800) 646-6275
www.inmarkinc.com

Jarrett Industries

11511 Cronridge Dr., Owings Mills, MD 21117, (410) 581-0303
www.jarrettindustries.com

O.Berk Company

3 Milltown Court, Union, NJ 07083, (800) 631.7392
www.oberk.com and www.bottlestore.com

Pipeline Packaging

(877) 242-1880
www.pipelinepackaging.com

PilotVials

2965 Valley Vista Dr., Sedona, AZ 86351, (928) 254-0533
www.pilotvials.com
Glass vials and plastic packaging

Qorpak Lab Glassware and Supplies

1195 Washington Pike, Bridgeville, PA 15017, (800) 922-7558
qorpak.com

Richards Packaging

4721 Burbank Rd., Memphis TN 38118, (901) 360-1121
www.richardspackaging.com

SKS Bottle and Packaging, Inc.

2600 7th Ave., Building 60 West, Watervilet, NY 12189, (518) 880-6980
www.sks-bottle.com

Sunburst Bottle, LLC

4500 Beloit Drive, Sacramento, CA 95838, (916) 929-4500
www.sunburstbottle.com

Supply One

729 Palmer Rd., Rockwell, NC 28138, (704) 279-5650
www.supplyone.com

TricorBraun

1327-A Wood Branch Dr., Charlotte, NC 28273, (704) 697-6700
www.tricorbraun.com

COPACKERS

Blue Ridge Food Ventures
1461 Sand Hill Road, Candler, NC 28715, (828) 348-0130
blueridgefoodventures.org

Bobbees Bottling, Inc

42 Golden Leaf Drive, Louisburg, NC 27587, (919) 496-4286
www.bobbeesbottling.com

Carolina CoPacking LLC

860 Commerce Dr, Henderson, NC 27537, (252) 433-0130
www.carolinacopacking.com

Creative Foods, Inc.

5912 Campbell St., Hanahan, SC 29406, (843) 747-5102
www.creativefoodinc.com

D’Vine Foods

1585 Hwy 701 South, Elizabethtown, NC 28337, (910) 862-2576
www.dvinefoods.com

Endorphin Farms

3255 Parker Drive, St. Augustine, FL 32084, (904) 824-2006
wp.bottle-my-sauce.com

Golding Farms

6061 Gun Club Rd., Winston-Salem, NC 27103, (336) 766-6161
www.goldingfarmsfoods.com

Patter Fam Sauces

8019 Hayport Rd., Wheelersburg, OH 45694, (740) 352-2008
www.patterfamsauces.com

EQUIPMENT – NEW AND USED

A & I Equipment Company, Inc.
PO Box 190, Dundas, MN 55019, (507) 664-9666
www.aandiequipment.com

Alard Equipment Corporation

6483 Lake Avenue, P.O. Box 57 Williamson, NY 14589, (315) 589-4511
www.alard-equipment.com

Bid on Equipment

2854 Corporate Parkway Algonquin, IL 60102, (847) 854-8577
www.bid-on-equipment.com

Buy Machinery Now

339 Basswood Dr., Northbrook, IL 60062, (847) 350-8389
buymachinerynow.com

Central Carolina Scale, Inc.

5393 Farrell Road, Sanford NC 27330, (919) 776-7737
www.centralcarolinascale.com
Scales, weighing equipment, and load cells; repairs and calibration service.

Central States Industrial Equipment & Supply

2700 N Partnership Blvd, Springfield, MO 65803, (417) 831-1411
www.csidesigns.com

Genemco, Inc.

(979) 268-7447
www.genemco.com
Used food processing equipment and used refrigeration equipment.

High Performance Packaging

426 Scotland Rd, Unit A, Lakemoor, IL 60051, (815) 322-2164
www.hp-packaging.com
Used VFFS and HFFS packaging equipment technical services firm.

Horizon Sytems, Inc.

1101 Horizon Drive, PO Box 4290, Lawrence, Kansas 66046, (785) 842-1299
www.horizonsystemsinc.com
Blowers, airlocks, valves and gates, filters and cyclones, storage and flow aids, vacuum sequencing, extruder lift systems, ConTran, bag and bulk bag handling.

Kitmondo Used Food & Beverage Equipment

225 Cedar Hill Street, Suite 200, Marlborough, MA, 01752, (508) 644-8489
www.kitmondo.com
Marketplace for buyers and sellers of used business and industrial equipment.

Micropyretics Heaters International

750 Redna Terrace, Cincinnati, OH 45215, (513) 772-0404
www.mhi-inc.com
Manufacturer of steam generators, furnaces/ovens, and specialized heating tools.

New York Microscope

100 Lauman Lane, Suite A, Hicksville, NY 11801, (877) 877-7274
www.microscopeinternational.com
Microscope sales and service.

Recycler’s Exchange

www.recycle.net/recycle/Used-Equip/Food

Toledo Carolina

PO Box 12366, Florence SC 29504-2366, (800) 649-7503
toledocarolina.com
Provider of weighing equipment and systems.

Used Food Processing Equipment

800-595-0997
www.food-processing-equipment.biz
Buys and sells quality used food processing equipment including homogenizers, evaporators, heat exchangers, refrigeration equipment, stainless steel tanks, and more.

INGREDIENTS AND SUPPLIES FOR FOOD INDUSTRY

Food Ingredients Online
www.foodingredientsonline.com

MG Newell Company

301 Citation Ct., Greensboro, NC, (800)334-0231
www.mgnewell.com

ThomasNet

www.thomasnet.com

LABELS AND DESIGN

Action Packaging Systems
818 Herman Court, High Point, NC 27263-2166, (336) 431-4700
www.actionpackaging.com

Belmark

600 Heritage Road, P.O. Box 5310, De Pere, WI 54115, (843) 655-0815
www.belmark.com
No minimums and 48-hour turnaround.

Conekin & Hardison

652 North Spence Avenue, Goldsboro, North Carolina 27534, (919) 947-0020
conekinhardison.com
Website design and product photography.

Dynamic Systems, Inc.

15331 NE 90th Street, Redmond, WA 98052, (425) 216-1204, (800) 342-3999
www.a-barcode.com
Food traceability barcode software and equipment.

Flexpack Technologies

343 Technology Drive, Unit 2106, Garner, NC 27529, (984) 269-5078
katrinajordan@flexpacktech.com

Idea Box Design Studio

Chapel Hill, NC, (614) 204-7156
www.ideaboxdesignstudio.com

Logo Label Printing Co.

4416 Bennett Memorial Rd., Suite 101, Durham, NC 27705, (919) 619-1990
www.logolabelprinting.com

Primera Technology Inc.

Two Carlson Parkway North, Plymouth, MN 55447, (763) 475-6676
www.primeralabel.com

Resource Label Group

147 Seaboard Lane, Franklin, TN 37067, (615) 661-5900
www.resourcelabel.com

WorldLabel.com

104 South Division Street, Suite 4A, Peekskill, NY 10566 USA, (877) 955-2235
www.worldlabel.com

Wright Labels

1100 Unity St., Thomasville, NC 27360, (800) 678-9019
www.wrightlabels.com

LABORATORY SERVICES

Avazyme, Inc.
2202 Ellis Road, Durham, NC 27703, (508) 317 2287
www.avazyme.com

Dairy Connection, Inc.

501 Tasman St. Suite B, Madison, WI 53714
608-242-9030
info@dairyconnection.com
www.dairyconnection.com


EMSL Analytical, Inc.

2500 Gateway Centre Blvd., Suite 600, Morrisville, NC 27560, (919) 465-3900
www.emsl.com

Eurofins Food Lab

8909 Atkins Road, Mebane, North Carolina 27302
(717) 449-6623 & (502) 302-6370
expressmicro@eurofinsus.com
www.EurofinsUS.com/Food

Microbac

3809 Airport Dr., Wilson, NC 27896, (252) 237-4175
2592 Hope Mills Road, Fayetteville, NC 28306, (910) 864-1920
www.microbac.com

Townley Associates

3409 Merrifield Rd., Rocky Mount, NC, 27804, (252) 904 6057
www.townleyassociates.com
Food product development and technical services.

Winston Scientific Consultants

2695 County Rd 516, Old Bridge, NJ 08857, (732) 266 4768
Food process validations.

pH METERS AND pH MONITORING EQUIPMENT

Cole-Parmer
625 East Bunker Court, Vernon Hills, IL 60061, (800) 323-4340
www.coleparmer.com
pH meters and refractometers

Fisher Scientific

(800) 766-7000
www.fishersci.com

The Lab Depot

PO Box 1300, Dawsonville, GA 30534, (800) 733-2522
www.labdepotinc.com

PCE Instruments UK Ltd.

Phone: +44 (0)2380 98703 0
www.pce-instruments.com/english/
Global supplier of precision measuring instruments for HACCP and food safety testing.

Pulse Instruments

(800) 462-1926
www.pulseinstruments.net

REFRIGERATION

BMIL Technologies, LLC
Refrigeration and Freezer Design and Installation
4915 Arendell Street #313 Morehead City, NC 28557, (252) 727- 0994
www.bmil.com/frioverde

INSURANCE

Heil & Kay Insurance Agency Inc
foodprocessing.heilandkay.com

Travelers

www.travelers.com/business-insurance/manufacturers/food

Liberty Mutual

business.libertymutualgroup.com/business-insurance/industries/food-and-beverage-insurance-coverage

MARKETING AND ADVERTISING

WRAL DIGITAL SOLUTIONS
David Harrison
dharrison@wral.com
(O) 919-744-3148, (C) 919-995-5166
wraldigitalsolutions.com

THAT Agency

561-832-6262
thatagency.com