14 Archived posts matching:"SKU”

  • Tend Prenatal

    Accelerated Brands: Go Behind the Scenes of Tend Prenatal

    In the premiere episode of Accelerating Brands — a new video series from ForceBrands in partnership with SKU — we go behind the scenes of Tend Prenatal with Co-Founder Behzad Varamini, Ph.D. as he shares the story behind the company, advice for fellow founders, and how he’s leveraging data to empower business decisions. Read the […]

    • Featured
    • May 19, 2022
    • Rebecca Fryer
  • Shaz & Kiks

    5 Sustainable, Emerging Consumer Brands to Celebrate On Earth Day

    The theme of this year’s Earth Day is #InvestInOurPlanet because “a green future is a prosperous future,” the organization cites on its website. Since 1970, Earth Day has engaged nearly 200 countries and mobilized one billion individuals to take action. This year, the global movement is igniting change with its Earth Day Climate Action Summit that’s focusing on offering […]

    • ForceBrands
    • April 22, 2022
    • Rebecca Fryer
  • SKU Dallas

    Applications Open for SKU Dallas 2022

    SKU, the nation’s first accelerator for CPG companies, is accepting applications from consumer brands around the country for the third cohort of SKU Dallas 2022. Ideal candidates are market-validated companies with compelling founders and innovative products in hot categories. Brands can be from a wide range of areas in CPG, including food, beverage, apparel, personal […]

    • FoodForce
    • April 14, 2022
    • Rebecca Fryer
  • 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
  • daily crunch

    Watch the SKU Dallas 2021 Virtual Pitch Event Live

    Founders of the six startup brands who participated in the second cohort of the SKU Dallas 2021 consumer packaged goods (CPG) accelerator will celebrate the culmination of the program with a virtual pitch event. The SKU Dallas 2021 Showcase will debut on December 7 at 12 pm CST. Following the pitch event, viewers will have the […]

    • FoodForce
    • December 2, 2021
    • Rebecca Fryer
  • atlanta

    SKU Atlanta to Launch in Spring 2022

    SKU, the nation’s first CPG accelerator, is expanding into Atlanta in Spring 2022 to help serve as a catalyst for the Southeast’s dynamic consumer products industry. An informational cocktail party for potential mentors will be held from 4-7 pm EST on August 17 at City Winery in Atlanta. All interested in attending are encouraged to RSVP here. […]

    • ForceBrands
    • August 12, 2021
    • 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

    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 […]

  • SKU DFW

    CPG Accelerator to Premiere SKU DFW Virtual Showcase

    Founders of the six startup consumer packaged goods (CPG) brands who participated in the first cohort of the SKU DFW accelerator will celebrate the culmination of the program with a virtual pitch event on Tuesday, Nov. 17. The SKU DFW Showcase will debut at 12 p.m. CST on Tuesday and will feature a video pitch […]

    • FoodForce
    • November 16, 2020
    • Rebecca Fryer