Tour the “JIFFY” Mix Plant
Information: A free, one hour tour consists of an educational and informative video presentation, a product sample, refreshments and a walk through our packaging plant led by our Tour Hosts.
Reservations: Reservations are required. Same day requests will be accommodated as space permits.
Please call (734) 372-0223 to make a reservation.
Days and Hours: Tours are scheduled between the hours of 9:00AM and 2:00PM Monday through Friday. We are closed on major holidays.
Mon., Sept. 3, 2018 – closed
Wed., Nov. 21, 2018 through Fri., Nov. 23, 2018 – closed
Mon., Dec. 24, 2018 through Tues., Jan. 1, 2019 – closed
Entrance Location & Parking: Visitors will enter the Tour Reception area, via our Main Entrance (look for the flagpoles on West North St.). Tours will exit the facility one block West of the Main Entrance at our Receiving Department area. Free parking is available in the lot directly across from the Main Entrance.
Buses enter on W. North Street. At the end of the block, follow the curve onto Hayes Street. Immediately turn left into the “JIFFY” shipping lot. Keep left and proceed to the W. North Street exit. Turn right onto W. North Street. Drop off passengers at the “Tour Bus Guest Drop Off” sign (located near the main entrance). For more detail, refer to the map below.
Restrooms are available.
Disabled Access: Yes. Wheelchairs are permitted but not supplied. Each wheelchair must be attended by an individual escort. Canes, crutches and walkers are permitted. While a small elevator is available for visitors with restricted mobility, for ambulatory visitors there are 18 steps and the tour route is approximately one city block long. Leader dogs, and other service animals, may accompany a person or group during the video presentation. However, in keeping with food safety guidelines, service animals will not be permitted on the walk-through plant tour.
Group Information: No minimum group size required, however, maximum group size is 80 (including chaperones). Large groups will be divided into smaller groups before being led through the packaging plant by our Tour Hosts.
Age Requirement: Children must be in first grade or above to participate in the plant tour. Children who are not yet in first grade will be required to wait in the Reception area with an adult from their group during the plant tour.
Merchandise for Sale: “JIFFY” Mix products, logo t-shirts, hats and tote bags are available for purchase in the Tour Reception area. Please ask a tour host for details.
Special Information: For the safety of our visitors and employees, please do not bring outside food or beverages into the “JIFFY” Mix facilities. All visitors who participate in the plant tour will be provided with required protective hair covering. Photographs and video recordings are permitted in the Tour Reception and Receiving truck areas but not during the plant tour. Each of our tour guests will receive a complimentary gift bag.
CMC reserves the right to cancel or postpone tours as dictated by business needs. If a tour is cancelled, we will make every effort to notify participants in advance.
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