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Your parents’ generation thought coffee was only for the morning, but they’re wrong.

Ready-to-drink (RTD) hard coffee AKA an alcohol base mixed with cold brew, coffee extract, sugar, and other trendy ingredients is having a serious moment.

The popularity of RTD hard coffee is due to a variety of factors…


Community is the buzzword of the moment. It seems like every startup is hiring for a Head of Community (PS checkout our job board because maybe the startup of your dreams is hiring for a Head of Community!)

But what does community actually mean?

According to our founder Brian Folmer


How do I get consumers to buy my product?

That’s the number one question every founder asks themselves.

In a space as crowded and competitive as food & bev, discovering ways to get your product into consumers hands that not only guarantee a transaction but also transform these people into…


Innovative company NotPla is completely rethinking packaging

It’s now table stakes for food & beverage brands to have beautiful packaging that captures consumers attention on the shelf and on social media.

With many food & bev brands checking the “aesthetically pleasing” box, consumers — especially younger ones like Gen-Z, zillenials, and maybe even millennials — want these…


During the darkest moments of COVID-19, if you weren’t indulging in at least a glass of wine per night and dessert, what were you doing? Please, don’t answer that. It was rhetorical. But now that we can see light at the end of the tunnel and the days of hiding…

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