Double your budget with 50% cost reimbursement on:

  • International web site development
  • Foreign market-compliant packaging and labels
  • Advertising and public relations
  • In-store promotions and product demonstrations
  • Fees for exhibiting at select overseas and domestic trade shows
  • Marketing and point-of-sale materials
  • Freight costs for product samples

Is your company eligible to participate in the Branded Program?

A company headquartered in the U.S.
Midwest or Northeast regions
Meet SBA Guidelines
of a small business
Promote brand name products
with at least 50% U.S. agricultural content by weight

Learn more about the Branded Program eligibility requirements.

The first step in the application process is to submit a free Pre-Qualification.

Repurposing Expenses - Shipping Samples

Repurposing Expenses - Video Production

Branded Program Overview

How the Branded Program Can Help You With International Digital Marketing Efforts

For Current Branded Program Participants

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In June of 2010, CEO and Owner, Brian Slater successfully established Mill Haven Foods in the New Lisbon community where it has thrived ever since. With a wealth of industry experience and knowledge, the Wisconsin based company has grown over the last decade and now boasts a 77,000 square foot facility with over 50 full-time employees all dedicated to providing excellence in the dairy food ingredients sector.
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Existing and New Sales Contacts, Grows Gehl Foods Export Sales

In 2019, Gehl Foods, located in Germantown, Wisconsin, in the 5th Congressional District, utilized Food Export – Midwest’s Branded Program to meet with buyers in Germany and United Arab Emirates.