Information: A free, one hour tour consists of an educational and informative video presentation, refreshments including a product sample 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) 475-1361 and ask for the tour department to make a reservation.
Days and Hours: Tours are scheduled between the hours of 9:00AM and 3:00PM Monday through Friday. We are closed on major holidays.
Entrance Location & Parking: Visitors will enter into the Tour Reception area, located at 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.
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.
Group Information: No minimum group size required, however, maximum group size is 120 (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: 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. The use of cell phones is restricted to the Tour Reception and Receiving truck areas also. Adults and children 11 years old and up will receive a gift bag consisting of a recipe book, a little blue “JIFFY” guy and two boxes of product. Children 10 years old and under will receive a gift bag consisting of a recipe book, a little blue “JIFFY” guy, one box of product and an activity book.
Holiday Schedule: The Tour department will be closed December 20th, 2013 through January 7th, 2014.
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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