Consumer Products Guidance For Start-up Companies (From the Creation of a Concept to the Launching of a Product)…

The Conzumables team has solutions for start-up clients ranging from a complete database of commercial kitchens (throughout the USA) to a complete solutions database on how to pick the right co-packer for your needs (complete free database of co-packers/contract manufacturers).

Our Project Management Programming for Clients

Talk to our solutions team for our project management options relating to working with co-packers as well as the important preparation subjects you will need (formulations, ingredients, shelf life, packaging, etc.).

  • How to source a commercial kitchen?
  • How do I source a formulator?
  • When are you ready for a co-packer?
  • What is the expected shelf life?
  • How to prepare for a co-packer?
  • Should you open your own facility?

Production

Preparation (Formulations, etc.)

Commercial Kitchens

Co-Packing/Contract Mfg

Your Own Facility

Once a product is created then our project management team can help a client with it’s sales launch (sales plans, distribution plans, logistics plans, etc.).

  • Should I hire a master broker?
  • What does a master broker do?
  • How do I do a sales plan?
  • How do I source sales brokers?
  • What distributors do I talk to?
  • What retailers should I connect with?

Sales

Master Brokers / Brokers

Territory Dev/Field Marketing

Retail Formats (Channels)

Warehousing/Distribution

With the sales planning process our project management team creates a full marketing plan to talk about local, regional and national launch consumer and trade applications.

  • How do I do package design?
  • How do I create a sales plan?
  • Do I do sports and event marketing?
  • What social media platforms make sense?
  • Do I do demos?
  • What is a plan-o-gram (schematic)?

Marketing

Package Designs

Traditional Marketing

Web/ Social Media / Blogs

In-Store / Shopper Insights

Giving Back

teenacity-org

Teenacity.org is our own cause marketing campaign series helping create or expand programs (with non-profit entities) that help teens with their goals of becoming entrepreneurs. We will be working with a short list of non-profit groups starting in 2016.

fostering-entrepreneurs

Fostering Entrepreneurs is our way of helping foster kids to get introduced to the entrepreneur and start-up world. Our goal is to create programs where foster kids are introduced to incubators in different areas of the country as interns and possibly as candidates creating their own start-ups or become a team member of others.

www.FosteringEntrepreneurs.org

Foster Kids Facts: 1 in 5 foster kids will become homeless / Only half will be employed by age 24 / Less than 3% will graduate from college

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Project Management: Our team

The team has over 30 years experience in the business working with the largest companies (Nestle, Coca Cola, Conagra, etc.) to helping consumer product start-ups…

  • Sales Teams Covering Most Retail Formats and Retailers
  • Expertise in Sales Planning
  • Extensive Network of Product Creation Veterans
  • Distribution and Wholesaling Expertise
  • Complete Solutions for Sales Coverage
  • Food Service, Retail, Healthcare, Sports Nutrition, Bio Sciences, E-Commerce, Specialty, Sports Retail and other formats
  • Expertise in In-Store Marketing (Fixtures, POS, Digital Signage, etc)

Our team and our partners (coming from some of the largest consumer product companies) are available to address clients coming from a number of industries including: Consumer Products. Food Service, Hard Goods, General Merchandise, Store Equipment, Hospitals/Healthcare, Wellness, Sports Nutrition, Hospitality, Travel, Sports Commissions, Conventions and Visitors Bureaus, Entertainment and much more…

Specialties include: Product Development, Ethnic Marketing, Business Modeling, Strategic Marketing, Business Plan Writing, Marketing Plan and Proposal Writing, Corporate and Product Branding, Marketing Research, Advertising and Media Planning, Sales Promotion and Special Event Development, Supplier Sourcing and Liaison, New Business Development, Direct Product Sales, Territory Development, Trade Show Marketing, Forecasting, Affiliate Marketing, Racks/POS/Fixtures, Web Development, TV production, Retail Store Development, Floor Plans, Social Media, Schematics, Category Management and more…