Sterling Heights, MI asked in Business Formation, Business Law and Contracts for Michigan

Q: . Is it legal for me to sell pastries from a local bakery in my floral business without a food license?

I have a question that may appear ridiculous, but I feel compelled to ask. I'm a new entrepreneur who wants to bring the relaxing Parisian experience to Michigan. I'm in the midst of starting a luxury floral boutique

In other words, I would be supplied with fresh pastries from an outside baker every day; may I also sell cafe products such as coffee, espresso, and other beverages?

I will open the floral boutique in Troy, MI

1 Lawyer Answer
Brent T. Geers
Brent T. Geers
  • Grand Rapids, MI
  • Licensed in Michigan

A: You should consult a local business attorney, but I believe at the point you are selling food items, then additional licensing may be required.

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