Buyer Fair Creates Opportunity for Local Vendors

January 30, 2019

Columbia University Dining is proud to host the 2019 Harlem Buyer Fair. This annual event held at John Jay Dining Hall from 1pm to 3pm on Tuesday, January 15 is in collaboration with HarlemParktoPark, WholeFoods Market, Hot Bread Kitchen and Columbia Business School. The event is a targeted opportunity for small business entrepreneurs to present their products to members of the Columbia and greater community for potential distribution at local restaurants and large retailers. Participating small business professionals are part of the Harlem Local Vendor Program, designed to provide a sales and marketing platform to local entrepreneurs. Several products to be showcased at the event are already featured in the Columbia Dining halls.

The Columbia-Harlem SBDC is committed to supporting the economic sustainability of New Yorkers.
Columbia Dining prioritizes local collaboration as part of its business operation.

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