Friends of the O.F.I.

Over the past few years, we have built some very nice relationships with companies and service providers here in Bloomfield NJ, and the surrounding area. We recommend these people and encourage you to reach out to them for possible assistance.

Allison Task – Personal Coach

Apple Corrugated LTD – packaging, cardboard and supplies

Bay State Organic Certifiers– Baystate Organic Certifiers is a USDA National Organic Program accredited certifying agency

Brand Now – Brand Now is a highly focused branding and innovation agency. Our balance of incredible discipline, fresh creative thinking and lightning-fast turnaround time has made us one of the most sought-after creative agencies in New York City.

Culinary Concepts – Fairfield NJ

DOCCUSA.net – plastic bottles

Food Science New England – Fred Jewett – fred.fsne@gmail.com – product testing, Scheduled processes, shelf life testing.

Food Shed Alliance – Connecting Food, Farms and the Environment To Rebuild our Local Food Economy in New Jersey

Labels by Pulizzi – pressure sensitive labels

KSidrane Printing – pressure sensitive labels

MadeInNYC.org – contacts and communication with other NY manufacturers

New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets

NJ Department of Health

Northeast Laboratories Inc. – scheduled processes, product testing, shelf life testing.

PJ Valentini Photography – product photography

PlantBased Solutions  – is a mission-driven, award-winning, brand management agency for plant-based consumer product companies. We specialize in helping companies develop and execute effective strategies for marketing, branding and marketplace success.


QAI– certification of organic products

Rappaport and Sons Bottles – glass and plastic bottles in small and large quantities

RLB Associates – Insurance

SKGD  – Expertise in branding, packaging and digital design. We create visual clarity, enabling companies to best represent themselves to stand out from their competition. Our talented team specializes in developing, redefining and transforming your ideas into powerful creative solutions.

Specialty Food Resource – resources for small food manufacturers

Sphere Design – Branding, logos and package design. Focused specifically new businesses.

Vision Embroidery – Branded clothing and hats.