eXpert Advantage

eXpert Advantage


How it works

1. Challenge

Describe your challenge in confidence via the Ask an Expert feature on your membership page.

2. Collaborate

Develop a plan that fits your needs with our Topic Leader and trusted experts. 

3. Connect

Use the expert plan and make contact with experts to start work on the project.

(You remain anonymous to the experts, until you decide to reveal your identity) 


What can I ask? 

  • We can help with all food related queries and problems. For example...

    - My product is sometimes spoiling and I can't work our why?

    - I need to get my product to meet a new guideline, what is the fasted and cheapest way to to this?
  • This option is best for complex problems, i.e that require more than one area of expertise.

What will the expert responses include?

In response to your challenge, the Topic Leader mentor and experts will provide insight on:

  • The options you have to address the challenge. 
  • A recommended approach to take, including different types of experts that might need to be consulted.
  • You will also have a project plan, that you can use to request quotes or apply for funding support.

How long will it take? 

  • Expect to hear a response from us within 1 working day.
  • You should have a completed plan within 5 working days.

How much does it cost?

This service is guided by the Topic Leader to manage confidentiality, speed and quality of expert responses.

Costs associated with this service range from 300 to 700KP. You will be quoted based on the complexity of your question.