In Kujawsko-Pomorskie is a large group of small farms that do not provide an adequate income from agricultural activities. Because of that more and more farmers face with the problem of choosing another additional source of income by taking a paid job or business on their own account.
Number of enterprises in Kujawsko-Pomorskie is steadily growing, in 2014 amounted to 192 thousand. However start-up companies need a lot of help to operate effectively in the market.
KPODR as an institution of business offers wide range of support both for those planning to start a business, as well as for companies which are already operating. By registering in the National System of Services for Small and Medium Enterprises, Centre offers advisory services related to registration of business activity, choice of forms of taxation and raising funds for business development.
To improve the competitiveness and profitability of companies we conduct marketing consultancy. It involves the analysis of the market situation and identification of problems in the area of marketing. On this basis, they create individual marketing plans.
Supporting entrepreneurs in an effort to expand their markets, as well as to improve their competitiveness Center helps to create cooperative relations and cluster initiatives. With the support of KPODR it created a cluster of traditional, regional and ecological food ” Kujawsko-Pomeranian Pantry” whose mission is to promote the sale of branded traditional, regional and organic food, which is a showcase of the region. Cluster in the form of cooperatives formed 15 agri-food processing, hotel and catering (HoReCa) companies and our center.