SKU: The Nation's Leading Consumer Products Accelerator

What We Do

SKU accelerates emerging CPG brands with a world-class program driven by a thriving community of serial entrepreneurs & industry experts. Our intensive programs offer best-in-class education, a hand-picked team of  mentors and access to retailers and investors – all the tools necessary to accelerate growth.

The SKU Report: The Latest CPG News

Mentoring for SKU: Seeking Successful CPG Leaders

Mentoring for SKU: Seeking Successful CPG Leaders 700 500 Michelle Breyer

SKU mentor team meeting Mentoring for SKU is something special. It’s a transformative experience that positively impacts the mentors as much a the founders. I started mentoring for SKU Track 7. After selling my TextureMedia (NaturallyCurly), I was attracted to the idea of mentoring other entrepreneurs – sharing the dos, and possibly just as important,…

7-11: A Champion for Emerging Brands

7-11: A Champion for Emerging Brands 700 500 Michelle Breyer

7-Eleven is putting an emphasis on on bringing emerging brands onto its shelves.

ImpactSKU Unveils ’21 Cohort

ImpactSKU Unveils ’21 Cohort 700 500 Michelle Breyer

ImpactSKU has selected the five companies that will participate in the upcoming track of the Minneapolis program, ImpactSKU ’21. Each was selected based on the basis of product innovation, their traction in the market, and the passion of their founders. The newest cohort’s companies are Ancient Provisions, Chiki Chiki Boom Boom, Harmony Cricket Farm, KIZE…

Applications open for Dallas and BeyondSKU

Applications open for Dallas and BeyondSKU 700 500 Michelle Breyer

A year ago, the folks from  DFW CPG came to us with a proposition: They wanted to bring SKU to the DFW area to help create the same positive and nurturing environment for CPG startups that we created in Austin, New York and the Twin Cities. We launched in August with six amazing companies: All…

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You are a consumer product startup with traction and market validation, ready to take the next steps to scale.