Creating Lasting Change in CPG
SKU: The Nation's Leading Consumer Products Accelerator

What We Do

SKU provides an ecosystem that creates lasting change in CPG by providing all the resources founders need to accelerate the growth of their brands.  SKU’s world-class program is driven by a community of the nation’s top CPG leaders, successful founders and industry experts. Our intensive programs offer best-in-class education, hand-picked teams of  mentors and access to retailers and investors, all dedicated to building brands that change lives.

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From DTC to Amazon: Ecommerce Best Practices

From DTC to Amazon: Ecommerce Best Practices 700 500 Michelle Breyer

For CPG companies both large and small, companies need to have eCommerce strategies, whether that be selling direct to consumer and Amazon.

Sober Curious? The Mocktail Boom

Sober Curious? The Mocktail Boom 700 500 Michelle Breyer

In addition to booze-free versions of traditional cocktails like margaritas and cosmopolitans, brands are creating a wide array of interesting, exciting and exotic offerings made from premium ingredients.

Foodservice: A Trillion-Dollar Channel for Emerging Brands

Foodservice: A Trillion-Dollar Channel for Emerging Brands 700 500 Michelle Breyer

As emerging brands consider their channel strategy, some ignore the foodservice industry – an industry estimated at $1.7 trillion in the United States in 2020, according to the USDA.

From Functional Coffee to Healthy Snacking: Expo East Trends

From Functional Coffee to Healthy Snacking: Expo East Trends 700 500 Michelle Breyer

Expo East ’21 As the first industry trade show to return since the start of pandemic, Informa Markets’ Expo East 2021 provided a valuable peek at top trends in organic and natural foods. Held in Philadelphia, a number of brands and retailers attended the show, which had strict COVID protocols in place to give attendees…

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