Welcome to CFIN! You’re less than five minutes away from officially becoming a member.

As a CFIN Member, you’ll gain access to exclusive benefits, including:

  • Innovation Connector Portal (coming later in 2022)

    • A unique online space that will become a hive of activity where Canadian companies focusing on food manufacturing, foodservice, grocery, and other kinds of innovation will discover new ideas and collaborators to grow their businesses

  • Funding programs

    • Access capital through Innovation Boosters, Grand Challenges, and Pitch Tanks to accelerate your R&D

  • Regional Innovation Directors (RIDs)

    • Situated across the country, our five Directors provide individual support to CFIN members, both in-person and online. RIDs help CFIN members identify funding opportunities, access support services, and facilitate business connections to increase their innovation capacity.


Membership is free and open to anyone in the Canadian food sector. If you’re not from Canada but want to become a member, please reach out to us.


Thank you for your interest in CFIN. We look forward to having you in our community!