Planning for Growth for Food & Beverage Start-ups

Actions and Detail Panel


Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time



Online Event

Event description
Join this LAFIC mini-series for early-stage Food & Drink businesses and learn how to plan for sustainable growth.

About this Event

Are you launching a new food or drink product? There's no need to do it alone. LAFIC provides free innovation and business support to London's emerging food and drink innovators.

Join us for a series of webinars designed to take your business from pre-concept to supermarket readiness.

This mini-series is perfect for food and drink entrepreneurs who are planning to grow their business.

You will leave these sessions understanding how to:

  • Identify markets and customers to take sales to the next level
  • Create a 'go-to-market' strategy that delivers growth
  • Make your product 'Supermarket Ready'.

1. Growth Planning | Tuesday 16 February 2020 | 10:30 - 12:30

This workshop will cover:

  • Business Growth Stages
  • Customers Products and Categories
  • Risk Management – Considerations and managing risk

2. Growth Implementation | Thursday 18 February 2020 | 10:30 - 12:30

This workshop will cover:

  • Funding Options
  • Go to Market Strategy for growth
  • Supermarket Ready

Sign up here to attend both sessions.

This event is funded by London South Bank University, Greater London Authority and European Regional Development Fund. Eligibility criteria apply. Businesses must:

  • Be registered within Greater London
  • Have an annual turnover below £43m
  • Have less than 250 employees
  • Be 'AgriFood' businesses: a company which offers products or services around agriculture, horticulture, and food and drink manufacture, processing, distribution and technology.

If you do not meet this criteria, we reserve the right to cancel your ticket.

Terms & Conditions

This event is organised by the LAFIC programme. LAFIC provides free business and innovation support to SMEs (small to medium enterprises) meeting the above criteria. Each registered LAFIC member receives 12 hours of webinar or event access. This event counts for 4 hours of that 12 hour limit.

If you have already exceeded your 12 hour limit for LAFIC events, we reserve the right to cancel your ticket or place you on a waitlist.

By registering for this event, you're expressing your interest in joining the LAFIC programme and are agreeing to eligibility checks. You will be contacted by the organisors. You are also agreeing to our privacy policy. See our privacy policy here:

Share with friends

Date and Time


Online Event

Save This Event

Event Saved