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What’s the secret to developing winning food and beverage products (and can 'Big Food' still innovate)?

Food Innovation Forum in assoc with FOOD VISION USA

What’s the secret to developing winning food and beverage products? Hard data and insight… or intuition and stardust?  And can ‘Big Food’ still create winners, or should it throw in the towel and leave innovation to smaller, more agile counterparts (and then buy them)?

SmashMallow flavors include Cinnamon Churro, Strawberries & Cream, Espresso Bean, Mint Chocolate Chip, Toasted Coconut Pineapple, Meyer Lemon Chia Seed and Root Beer Float

SmashMallow approaching run rate of $25m in 6-12 months, predicts CEO: 'It’s growing exponentially faster than KRAVE'

'Lidvolution' gives Sunwarrior edge in protein powder category

'Lidvolution' gives Sunwarrior competitive edge in crowded protein powder category

Vega Coffee creates 'more equitable' seed to cup subscription model

Vega Coffee creates a 'more equitable coffee experience' with seed to cup subscription model

Biena's chocolate covered roasted chickpeas have 130-140 calories, 4g of protein and 4g of fiber per 28g serving

Biena raises $3.75m to fuel chickpea snacks empire; unveils plan to 'reinvent what a chocolate snack can be'

Grainful: Oats, not just for breakfast...

Grainful closes $3.3m financing round as Americans embrace savory oats

Blue Apron: 'During 2016, 92% of our net revenue was generated from repeat orders'

Blue Apron prepares for IPO: ‘We have reimagined the traditional grocery business model’

Taste Test Friday: Bobo Bars

Taste Test Friday: Consumers’ love the simple taste of Bobo, but not its simplistic packaging

Chef’d talks meal kits, customer acquisition costs and Campbell Soup

Chef’d CEO: ‘Our customer acquisition costs are about a tenth of what the competitive set is paying’

Hippeas chickpea puffs have 3g fiber and 4g protein per single serve 1oz bag

‘Unprecedented traction’ of Hippeas attracts Leonardo DiCaprio, Strand Equity Partners

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