- The Business of Specialty Foods: The Basics, National Association for the Specialty Food Trade Inc. - This workbook covers the issues related to packaging and marketing to specialty retail outlets.
- Distribution Patterns for Gourmet Specialty Food Shops and Gift Shops, Oklahoma State University - This study reports how food and beverage products were delivered to stores.
- Food Business Almanac, Annette Dunlap, North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.
- Food Entrepreneurs, Penn State University - This site lists resources for food entreprenuers.
- The Gourmet Retailer - This site serves retailers in the specialty food and housewares industries. Select the Past Articles heading on the left side of the screen and read previously published specialty food features.
- Marketing Considerations for Small-Scale Specialty Food Producers, Northeast Center for Food Entrepreneurship at the New York State Food Venture Center, Cornell University, 2006.
- News & Trends, National Association for the Specialty Food Trade, Inc.
- SpecialtyFood.com - This is the site for the National Association for the Specialty Food Trade.
- Specialty Foods, The Massachusetts Food Processors Resource Manual, Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources - An online guide for specialty food and start-up food processors.
- Starting a Food Business, Clemson Cooperative Extension.
Links checked November 2012.