Refrigerated snack bars. Buckwheat crunch. "Nice cream." High-protein hummus. And fresh foods with global flavors for lil' eaters (and adults!). Meet this week's 5 Brands.
by Shibani Baluja, guest contributor Shibani Baluja is co-founder and CEO of lil’gourmets, and a graduate of the Good Food Accelerator run by FamilyFarmed, also Naturally Chicago's parent non-profit. lil'gourmets creates fresh, delicious, globally-inspired veggie meals that lil'ones (and even adults!) love. Their mission is to cultivate curiosity [...]
Led by Accelerator grad Tea Squares, 10 small, local brands are selling variety snack boxes with all profits going to aid hospital workers during the COVID crisis.
The Good Food Accelerator is always searching out companies that offer delicious but healthier alternatives to foods people love. Woman-owned Get Wild fits that profile with its snackable water lily seed puffs.
Naturally Chicago is sharing the stories of businesses who are innovating to weather COVID-19. Linda Yeh-Ostrinsky of Chicago startup Soup Explorers contributed this thoughtful piece.
lil'gourmets brings Good Food values to baby food... and they are helping generously during the COVID crisis.
This emerging brand is beef jerky meets Good Food.
Now is the time for brands to lead —respectfully — on a better-for-you food message.
KeHE— a Naturally Chicago co-founder — is accepting applications to its recently launched KeHe elevate program. This program is not a reinvention; rather, it is a “high touch” extension of the longstanding efforts by this leading Good Food and Natural Products distributor to find and get shelf space [...]
Whole Earth, a brand of 0 sugar, 0 calorie sweeteners, planned a major launch at Expo West. Here's what they planned to say in Anaheim.
Naturally Chicago member Llama Naturals was to launch a product at Expo West. We're filling the gap.