Pemmican Food Startup – Start here for an overview of this project

2019-09-12T16:48:55-06:00By |Categories: Pemmican Food Startup|Tags: , , |

I've had for some time the idea to create a consumer brand for pemmican products and want to try bring this idea to reality.  I am starting with almost a clean sheet, with only some ideas for the business and some rudimentary product formulations that I have slowly been playing with for a while. The [...]

Book review: Inquiries into the Nature of Slow Money

2016-03-31T20:51:37-06:00By |Categories: Miscellaneous|Tags: , , , |

The book Inquiries into the Nature of Slow Money by Woody Tasch, is full of great facts and information used to bolster the author's argument, which is the need to re-deploy our investment dollars into natural, organic, and sustainable farm and food enterprises that support local economies and food systems. The book accomplished that goal [...]

Survive and thrive with captive customers

2017-06-12T12:08:04-06:00By |Categories: Product Development|Tags: , , , |

There is an active military presence in the metro-Denver area of Colorado, which includes relatively frequent fly-overs by F15's and F16's. Most of the time, they are not moving that fast and you hear the sound before they pass overhead. Sometimes, they are moving really fast, and once-in-a-while, they are flying very low and moving awfully fast. When [...]

Recommendations for this early stage food start-up

2019-12-26T06:20:22-07:00By |Categories: Strategy|Tags: , , , , , |

This post presents a small CPG food startup-up brand that I recently met.  What follows are the facts I know about the company, its current state and my recommendations. Company This company is 6 months old with four founders who serve as the sole employees.  They work for other companies and are growing this opportunity [...]