7 Archived posts matching:"BeyondSKU”

  • SKU Elevate

    SKU Elevate: SKU’s Track for BIPOC-Owned Brands to Kick Off Second Cohort

    SKU, the nation’s first consumer packaged goods (CPG) accelerator, will kick off the second cohort of SKU Elevate in June 2022. This groundbreaking program was created to foster a more inclusive community in the CPG industry.  “Because of last year’s overwhelming success, we have a ton of momentum moving into 2022 with this mission-critical program […]

    • FoodForce
    • March 4, 2022
    • ForceBrands
  • austin texas

    SKU Announces New Austin and Atlanta Cohorts

    SKU, the nation’s first accelerator for consumer packaged goods (CPG), has selected the brands that will participate in its two upcoming tracks in Austin and Atlanta. This is the first year that SKU will run two concurrent tracks, tapping into mentor talent in two regions and enabling a larger number of brands to participate in […]

    • FoodForce
    • January 27, 2022
    • Rebecca Fryer
  • BeyondSKU

    SKU Dallas and BeyondSKU Seek Industry Experts for Accelerator Programs

    SKU Dallas and BeyondSKU are looking for CPG leaders, serial entrepreneurs, and investors who want to help shape the next generation of consumer product brands as mentors.  The second track of SKU Dallas, which focuses on later-stage emerging brands with revenues of $500,000 and above, kicks off in August and runs through November. Mentors do […]

    • FoodForce
    • July 21, 2021
    • Rebecca Fryer
  • BeyondSKU

    Life Beyond BeyondSKU; What Emerging Brands Are Saying

    BeyondSKU is a leading accelerator program for the CPG industry. It’s a joint venture between top-tier New York City agency BeyondBrands and top consumer products incubator SKU from Austin, Texas. It creates industry-focused business tracks and matches the highest caliber experts with select companies during its mentorship programs. The 12-week intensive program runs from late […]

    • FoodForce
    • July 9, 2021
    • Rebecca Fryer
  • BeyondSKU

    Am I a Good Fit for BeyondSKU?

    When you get into the startup game, you often hear the terms “incubator” and “accelerator,” especially in conversations with other founders and entrepreneurs. Since their inception in 2005, startup accelerator and incubator programs have become two of the many ways to fund and grow a startup business. It can be easy to assume accelerators and […]

  • CPG Accelerator Pivots to Online Showcase in Response to COVID-19

    SKU’s seven CPG startups will present virtual pitches to a national audience of CPG investors, entrepreneurs, and industry leaders. For the startups going through SKU’s consumer products accelerator, Showcase Day represents the culmination of the rigorous 14-week program. During the celebratory event, the founders traditionally present their pitches to a room full of hundreds of […]

    • ForceBrands
    • May 19, 2020
    • Rebecca Fryer
  • BeyondSKU

    NYC CPG Accelerator BeyondSKU Accepting Applications for Companies and Mentors

    In partnership with Austin, Texas-based CPG accelerator SKU and New York City’s top natural products consulting agency, BeyondBrands, BeyondSKU is a unique mentorship and capital program for entrepreneurs. BeyondSKU brings together experienced entrepreneurs, investors, and advisors to mentor early stage CPG companies with a focus on better-for-you products and mission-based business values. “As a serial […]

    • ForceBrands
    • May 11, 2020
    • Rebecca Fryer