Canada’s Smartest Kitchen (CSK) is a recognized leader in food product development and leading-edge food innovation in Atlantic Canada and around the globe. Located on the beautiful Charlottetown waterfront in Prince Edward Island, CSK’s team of chefs and scientists develop customized solutions to create better-tasting food products tested by consumers.
Areas of Innovation Expertise
Point of Contact:
Name: Tammy Wall, Operations Manager
Services offered in: English
Mailing address: Canada’s Smartest Kitchen (CSK) Holland College 4 Sydney Street Charlottetown, PE C1A 1E9 Technical and Business Services Strategic business review Concept ideation & design review Access to partnerships Business development & market research services Competitive market analysis Business Mentorship referrals Fabrication, Prototyping and Installation Services Proof of concept Technology evaluation / validation Product testing Retail product label & packaging review Consumer focus groups Product styling & photography Sample analysis & testing New ingredient sell sheet development Competitive assessments Ingredient selection and recommendations Market analysis Problem solving Applied Research and Development Concept validation Prototype development Process/product optimization Sensory research facilities Recipe/Formula development Calculated Nutritional Labeling Regulatory Expertise Report preparation on R&D results Training Corporate on-site & in-house training Design, development, and delivery of customized training Internship placement opportunities Needs assessment and gap analysis Technology Diffusion Rental of space & equipment Networking events Presentation of results at conferences Seminars and Workshops Industry-specific events & symposia Open houses – Testing facility & personnel Evening speaker series Participation at trade shows & other venues with or on behalf of partners Inventory of Specialized Equipment