Creative Food Ingredients, Inc. (CFI) produces and sells baked ingredient products to the prepared dessert, confectionery, ice cream, and nutritional bar industries. The company was founded in 2005 and is based in Perry, New York at the previous Archway Cookie location. CFI employs 130 people at their tree nut and peanut-free manufacturing facility in Perry and another 20 people at their administrative offices and distribution center in Mississauga, Ontario.
CFI's 50,000 square foot addition to its existing facility allows the company to connect the two buildings it was working out of in order to make production flow more efficiently. The addition will also provide increased storage for raw materials, a wash area, and warehouse / load out space for finished product. A $2.2 million investment with 80 jobs created over 3 years. Total IDA incentives projected, over a ten year period, is estimated to be $533,600.