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Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 116

Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 116

Episode 116 - Brittany Fuisz from Malibu Mylk plus Chelsea Thomason and Kellie McCormick from Prodio We talk flax milk, SoCal, regional partners, co-packing and putting branding pieces together.  

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Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 115

Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 115

Episode 115 - Emile Johnson from Goode Foods and Jack Howard from Payability We talk about 18 years in the business, canned foods, government business, transitioning to wholesale, bringing on his son and finance options.

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Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 113

Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 113

Episode 113 - Jamba Dunn from Rowdy Mermaid and Merritt Trigg from Hackstone We talk kombucha, starting in a tap room, creating a better product that was out there, and standing out in the crowd.

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Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 112

Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 112

Episode 112 - Alex Cree from Baozza! and Gage Mitchell from Modern Species We talk pizza and chinese buns combined, selling in China and making their way back to the US, having a banking background, and helping brand evolve.

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Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 111

Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 111

Episode 111 - Amin Bahari from Elite Sweets and Denise Blasevick from The S3 Agency We talk low sugar donuts, nailing the taste and texture, hiring an R&D team, going from DTC to retail, and brand elevation. 

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Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 110

Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 110

Episode 110 - John Waller from Humble Nut Butter and Troy Butler from CPG Consulting Group We talk savory nut butters, holding down a job while pursuing the start-up, expansion and more.

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Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 109

Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 109

Episode 109 - Cindy Poiesz from Supernola and Meghan Lynch from Six-Point Creative We talk superfoods and granola clusters, owning a manufacturing facility, growth at retail and helping family brands in CPG.

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Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 108

Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 108

Episode 108 - David Schneiderman from Two Bears and Liziana Carter from GR0W.AI We talk oat milk coffee, pivot from solo to business partner, growing in retail, expanding into US and AI to help response time through social.

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Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 106

Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 106

Episode 106 - David Kovalevski from Waka Coffee and Candice Shearman from Emerging CPG Partners We talk coffee, growth hacking, finding customers on different platforms and how to advise CPG brands.

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Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 105

Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 105

Episode 105 - Monica Salhotra from Do Anything Foods and Jordan Buckner from Foodbevy We talk refrigerated sauces, location in-store, trial, and next steps in the journey, and a directory for brands.

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Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 104

Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 104

Episode 104 - Matt Mclean from Uncle Matt's Organic and Jesse Nonte from Fresh Aisle Foods We talk acquisition, then buying the company back, immunity in organic juice and broker relationships.

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Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 103

Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 103

Episode 103 - Jimmy Feeman from NoBaked Cookie Dough and Joel Loncka from Prohibited Provisions 2 CPG founders, offering gems on farmer's markets, retail and staying the course through slow, methodical growth.

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Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 102

Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 102

Episode 102 - Ryan Bucki from Fit Butters and Jared Jerotz from Elastic Powered by Emerald We talk nut butters, social media and content, passion for health and fitness, retail expansion and digital tools for CPG.  

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Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 101

Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 101

Episode 101 - Ayeshah Abuelhiga from Mason Dixie Foods and Diraj Perkash Goel from GetFresh Ventures We talk frozen foods, starting in a restaurant, gorilla marketing, capital requirements and data driven analytics.

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Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 100

Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 100

Episode 100 - Keith Belling from RightRice and Kevin Mulrane from ProQuo AI We talk Popchips and RightRice, having experience in CPG, lessons learned, building in a new category, and insight expertise.

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Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 98

Let's Eat with Mark Samuel - Episode 98

Episode 98 - Arshad Bahl from Amrita Health Foods and Jenica Oliver from Blueprint Marketing Group, LLC. We talk tasty foods, manufacturing from a kitchen to co-packing yourself, and on demand marketing.

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