Union Kitchen | Food Incubator

Building successful
food businesses

FOOD BUSINESS ACCELERATOR LOCATED IN WASHINGTON, D.C.

We partner with exceptional food businesses to accelerate their growth and success by giving entrepreneurs the infrastructure, expertise, and networks they need to be successful.

We build national brands that start locally and grow regionally.

CURRICULUM.

Our Accelerator program provides Members with a growth path to scale and grow their food business. We developed our curriculum based on our years of partnering with, launching, and scaling 600 regionally and nationally featured products.

NETWORKS.

Accelerator Members have access to our networks of preferred vendors, mentors, investors, and partners, providing them with the networking opportunities they need to forge partnerships and expand their reach.

INFRASTRUCTURE.

Our Kitchen, Distribution company, and Grocery stores provide a strong local infrastructure through which businesses can make, move, and sell their products. Our Kitchen Membership is a good fit for businesses who are seeking a best-in-class commercial kitchen facility for production.

Membership


Our Kitchen Membership program provides businesses with a fully-licensed, first-class kitchen facility located in the Ivy City neighborhood of Northeast Washington, D.C.

Interested in joining the Union Kitchen Community?

ACCELERATOR MEMBERS


Eat Pizza went from concept to local and regional Whole Foods Stores in a record-setting three months. We worked with him to develop his packaging, lower his production costs, maximize his margins, and develop a marketing strategy.

SWAP is the maker of the first plant-based frozen waffles, called Swapples.
Went from concept to shelf in 6 weeks.

Compass Coffee started on a simple concept: make real good coffee. They now have 5 storefronts throughout DC.

Union Kitchen By The Numbers

600
Member Products in Stores
$10M
Money Raised by Members
$250M
Sales Revenue Generated
Brainy Belly
Embitterment DC
Chocotenango
Watusee Foods
Goƻter Tonics
Swapples