The Applied Research department at Holland College supports economic development in Prince Edward Island by solving industry’s technical and business challenges using the college’s expertise, equipment and facilities. A key part of Holland College’s Applied Research capacity, Canada’s Smartest Kitchen (CSK), is a globally recognized food product development centre. Its multidisciplinary team combines culinary creativity, food science expertise, and market insight to bring food product ideas to life. Located on Canada’s Food
Island, Prince Edward Island, CSK’s state-of-the-art facility houses a fully-equipped bench-scale R&D kitchen, consumer science and sensory evaluation lab, as well as a food styling and photography studio.