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  • Dallas

    SKU CPG Accelerator to Expand to Dallas This Fall

    Austin-based SKU — the nation’s first accelerator focused on consumer packaged goods (CPG) — will expand into the Dallas-Fort Worth market this fall with a program tailored toward later-stage startups. Walter Robb, former Whole Foods co-CEO and an icon in the natural foods industry, will kick off SKU DFW, which features a best-in-class curriculum taught […]

  • Greg McManama

    Greg McManama has been named Manager, Commercial Finance MA/RI at Pernod Ricard. He had been Customer Category Manager at Kraft Heinz.

  • Candice St. Pierre

    Candice St. Pierre has been named VP of Sales – Traditional Markets at Twinlab Consolidation Corporation. She had been Sales Consultant at Encompassales.

  • Bardstown Bourbon Company

    Get to Know Bardstown Bourbon Company’s CFO Ingrid Gentry

    Although male CFOs outnumber female CFOs 6.5 to 1 in the Russell 3000, companies looking for higher financial returns should consider putting more women in the role. A study by S&P Global Market Intelligence found that within the first 24 months of appointing female CFOs, companies averaged a 6 percent increase in profits and an 8 percent better […]

  • Panache Apple

    Minneapolis CPG Accelerator Selects 10 Purpose-Driven Companies

    Minneapolis-based ImpactSKU has selected the 10 consumer packaged goods (CPG) startups that will participate in the Preview program. Participants make everything from vegan baking mixes to matching dog-owner togs. The six-week ImpactSKU Preview Program kicks off August 4 and includes programming on such topics as Vision +Purpose, Market Validation + Positioning, Social Impact, and Channel […]

  • Jenny Cawthon

    How Jenny Cawthon’s Food Philosophy Launched Greenjoy

    As part of our ongoing Female Forces series to celebrate women leaders in the consumer brand universe, we’re highlighting Jenny Cawthon, the Founder of Greenjoy. Inspired by her mother’s passion for health and her legendary salad dressing recipes, Greenjoy is on a mission to bring people together with nourishing food. We caught up with Cawthon […]

  • liquor

    ForceBrands’ Rachel Doueck On Beverage Industry Hiring During COVID-19

    Each month, ForceBrands partners with The Tasting Panel magazine. The Tasting Panel offers an insider’s look at the tastemakers and trendsetters in today’s growing beverage industry. From winemaker profiles, to brands that are the bartenders’ best friend, this monthly publication gets up close and personal with today’s influencers and explores the products they love the most. […]

  • father and son

    How Fatherhood Inspired These 5 Food Brands

    Father’s Day may only happen once a year but it’s easily celebrated all year long, especially at some of these food companies — both big and small — where the influence of fatherhood is in the brand DNA. From legacy names like Cape Cod Potato Chips to newcomers like Partake Foods, we’re sharing some companies […]

  • Mario Nunez

    Mario Nunez has been named US Sales Manager at Chiballi Imports. He had been VP Hispanic Market at Youngs Market LLC.

  • Nicholas DiMaria

    Nicholas DiMaria has been named Midwest Region Sales Manager at Zing Zang LLC. He had been IL Area Manager at Mast-Jägermeister.