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North Carolina Co-Packers to Make and Package Your Food Product: Jams, Salsa, Sauces, Pickles, Cookies, Pies, cakes, whatever!
North Carolina Co-Packers: Want to Sell Your Salsa, Preserves,
Jams, Etc.? Learn About Using A CoPacker to Prepare It!
If you want to make and sell your home-made preserves, salsa,
spaghetti sauce, applesauce, apple butter, jams, jellies, or whatever,
you will need a licensed kitchen to prepare and can the food. That's fine for relatively small quantities, and if there is a licensed kitchen to rent
nearby at a good cost. See this page for shared use kitchens in North Carolina. But it may be less expensive (and less risky)
for your new business to use a CoPacker to prepare their food, according
to you recipe and process.
What is a Co-Packer?
Co-packers manufacture and package foods for other companies to sell.
These products range from nationally-known brands to private labels.
Entrepreneurs choose to use the services of copackers for many reasons.
Copackers can provide entrepreneurs with a variety of services in
addition to manufacturing and packaging products. They can often
help in the formulation of the product. The copacker may function
only as a packer of other people's products or may be in business with
his own product line. They may be, in fact, manufacturing several
competing products. The range of services available from a
copacker will vary depending on the size and experience of the copacker
and the type of facilities and the capacity of their plant.
Choosing a Co-Packer
You will want to choose a co-packer who has experience making the type of product and packaging that you
need. You may also want to choose a co-packer that is located close to you or your source materials and/or
market or distribution centers to reduce costs.
See this page for much, much more about co-packers, like advantages,
disadvantages and how to choose a copacker.
The following list consists of companies in North Carolina that have co-packing
capabilities. This list is neither all-inclusive, nor is it meant to
serve as an endorsement.
If you are a co-packer wishing to be added to this list,
add your information here.
North Carolina Co-Packers
Blue Ridge Food Ventures -
1461 Sand Hill Road, Candler, NC 28715, (828) 348-0130.
Inc. - Copacker, Product development services, much
3959 Highway 39S,
Louisburg, NC 27549. Phone:
919-496-4286. Fax: 919-496-5931. Email: [email protected].
We do Copacking for BBQ Sauces, Hot Sauces, Salad dressings,
Salsas, Relishes, and much more! Our Capabilities: Recipe scaling
Product development Portion cup packaging Mini bottle production
Glass & Plastic Cold & Hot Fill Shrink band safety seal
Multi-unit shrinking Crates & packaging containers Special
project labeling Volume shipping to multiple locations in & out
of US. (UPDATED: April 05, 2020)
Carolina CoPacking - Copacker, Product development services, Recipe development, Dry shelf storage, Acidified canning, Hot packing,
Glass, Plastic, Scale-up recipes, We can file forms and paperwork, We can source (find) ingredients, We can source (find) packaging, We
specialize in small and start-ups, Free Consulting services
860 Commerce Drive , Henderson, NC 27537. Phone: (252) 433-0130. Email:
Open: See their website for for hours and availability. Directions: See their website for directions.
Click here for a map and directions. CCP will
prepare, cook, bottle, pack, and ship your products. We are there from start to finish. We can improve on existing formulations or create one
from scratch for you via our in-house food science department. What we do for each customer is your own. We do not share or sell trade secrets
and you will have a copy of the actual recipe we produce at our facility. Trust only works when we are all on the same page! CCP can package your
product and ship to you, or direct order fulfillment to your retailers / distributors. We offer custom labeling & packing solutions to fit your
Click here for our Facebook page. Located in Vance County. (ADDED: March 17, 2020)
Creative Foods, Inc. -
5912 Campbell Street, Hanahan, SC 29406, (843) 747-5102.
- D’vine Foods -
1585 Hwy 701 South, Elizabethtown, NC 28337 Phone: 910-862-2576
Endorphin Farms -
3255 Parker Drive, St. Augustine, FL 32084, (904) 824-2006.
Foods - jams, jellies, butters, relishes
P. O. Box 1055, Flat Rock, NC 28731. Phone: 828-692-9470.
Farms Foods -
6061 Gun Club Road,
Winston-Salem, NC 27103. Phone:
336-766-6161. Fax: 336-766-3131. Email:
Description of services or product specialties: Equipped to fill 5-ounce to 1-gallon bottles, jars in
glass or plastic, hot or cold pack.
Mills, Inc. - Baking Mixes, Flour, Meals, Sauces, Seasonings and Cooking Enhancers.
P. O. Box 460,
Four Oaks, NC 27524. Phone: 800-849-0802; 919-963-6200. Fax: 919-963-6458.
- Inner Banks Seafood -
100 Jean Street - Plymouth, NC 27962. Phone: 252-791-0811
Patter Fam Sauces -
8019 Hayport Road, Wheelersburg, OH 45694, (740) 352-2008.
- Quality Foods from the Sea -
173 Knobbs Creek Drive Elizabeth City,
NC 27909. Phone: 800-433-7103.
Stormberg Foods - Copacker, Product development services, OtherLarger volumes only
Sunburst Drive, Goldsboro, NC 27534. Phone: (252) 340-2434. Open: See their website for for hours and
availability. Directions: See their website for directions.
Click here for a
map and directions. The home of American Biltong - Stormberg co-packs from its high-tech
manufacturing facility in Goldsboro, North Carolina, perfectly situated to process, pack and dispatch
your order via courier, no matter where you're located in the US. Located in Wayne County (ADDED:
November 08, 2019, Suggested by a visitor)
- Sunburst Trout Company -
314 Industrial Park Drive, Waynesville, NC 28716. Phone:
- TVS -
11 Mountain Industrial Drive, Brevard, NC 28712. Phone: 828-884-3195.
Virginia Food Works
- Co-packing and Commercial Kitchen Services
7916 Abilene Road, Farmville, VA, 23901, (434) 960-8958.
- Washington Crab and Oyster Company -
321 North Pierce Street, Washington, NC
27889. Phone: 252-946-5796.
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