This is the blog post you need to calculate your food product cost and make sure you’re making money, too. I’ll walk everything included in your cost of goods sold and how to calculate it. Then we’ll walk through how to price your product in different sales channels like grocery stores […]
It seems to always come down to money when you want to start a specialty food business. But why?
Because money is a tough subject.
Every time financials come up, you’re bound for a super headache. It’s hard to know how much you need, where it’s going to […]
Retail stores are one of the best ways to expand your distribution channel and grow your business. They provide for the right location at the right time for your customers to purchase your product. Plus, I’ve found a lot of people want to buy my products in-store – not online […]
In June 2010, I produced my first large run with a co-packer. It went smoothly until I determined the net weight on my labels was not the actual net weight of what was in the jar.
That’s what inspired me to write today’s post — all about food labeling requirements. What […]
Want to impress buyers and land more retail accounts?
Ding-ding-ding! Every food business wants to do that. And it starts with sell sheets. Sell sheets are the advertising of the specialty food industry. They show off your product, provide ordering information, and often are the first thing to cross a buyer’s […]