Food Industry Management

Food Industry Management

Food industry management involves having a systemwide perspective of managerial problems confronting firms in the food industry, recognizing the increased interdependence among such firms and focusing on creating consumer value.

Food industry management students explore decision making, data analysis and strategic planning in agrifood systems. In addition to the core areas of study, students have the flexibility to choose courses related to their individual interests in farm management, labor and personnel management, public policy and global food issues.



Uncommon Pursuits.

Food industry management graduates work in one of the world’s most important industries, ensuring that food reaches markets and consumers.

Alumni work at:

  • Acosa Sales and Marketing
  • Barry Callebaut
  • Cherry Capital Foods
  • Coca-Cola Enterprises
  • Entourage Freight Solutions
  • Jewel-Osco
  • Spectrum Health

Alumni work as:

  • Account managers
  • Customer client managers
  • Logistics account executives
  • Operations analysts
  • Research administrators
  • Sales leadership associate
  • Store managers

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