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

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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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Karma Nuts Takes on the Snacking Category

Karma Nuts Takes on the Snacking Category 700 500 Mike Cronin

The market opportunity became obvious during the decade Ganesh Nair spent in the diabetes division at one of the world’s largest health-care companies. “Health care professionals face a challenge,” said SKU alumni Nair, founder of Karma Nuts. “They are not trained in nutrition and behavior modification.” Awareness of that fact was particularly acute in 2009,…

Home on the Range: A Q&A with EPIC Founder Taylor Collins

Home on the Range: A Q&A with EPIC Founder Taylor Collins 700 500 Michelle Breyer

Taylor Collins, co-founder of EPIC Provisions, talks about ROAM Ranch and the mission to inspire change through busines

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.

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