Peer Prestige: Success Through Sampling with Custom Merchandising Services

By |2020-03-02T08:22:58-06:00March 2nd, 2020|News Briefs, Resources|

Denise Mackowiak of Custom Merchandising Services, a Naturally Chicago member, is explains why in-store demos should be part of your marketing and consumer outreach plan.

Naturally Chicago Webinar: Trendspotting at Expo West

By |2020-02-27T13:56:22-06:00February 27th, 2020|News Briefs, Resources|

With more than 3,600 companies exhibiting at Natural Products Expo West, it can be challenging to decide how to focus. But trendspotting is the organizing principal for those looking for the next big things.

Naturally Chicago Co-Founder Anchored Food Tank’s Hatchery Debut

By |2020-02-25T19:28:08-06:00February 25th, 2020|News Briefs, Resources|

It was a homecoming when Food Tank kicked off its monthly series at The Hatchery. Food Tank takes global view on the health, environmental and economic benefits of a better food system And to provide a similarly broad view about Chicago's role in Good Food, Food Tank invited Jim Slama of Naturally Chicago — to play the anchor role at the event.

Mingle: Accelerator Puts Pedal to Metal with New Cohort, Reach

By |2020-02-10T14:09:02-06:00February 10th, 2020|CPG Entrepreneurs, News Briefs|

The Good Food Accelerator (GFA) has played a big role in developing Chicago startups. Now the program is taking next steps with new Managing Director Shelby Parchman.

All’s Wellness: Naturally’s Party at Vital Proteins Was a Smash

By |2020-02-07T11:40:36-06:00February 5th, 2020|News Briefs|

250 people attended Naturally Chicago's Winter Wellness Party at Vital Proteins' beautiful offices. They enjoyed delicious, wellness-focused food and mocktails. Even more importantly, they enjoyed each other's company.