The 12 companies that own 80% of what you buy
This Thanksgiving week, we felt especially inclined to take a peak at what's going on beyond the store shelf. While we're stuffing our bellies (y...
The Food Industry, a Game of Monopoly?
Who really owns the market?
What if we told you that you owned 80% of the hotel properties on a monopoly board? Everything from Baltic Avenue to Pa...
Peanut Butter Lover's Day
March 1st is a dedicated holiday for Peanut Butter Lovers, yes an actual holiday!
On March 1st peanut butter lover’s rejoice! Why? National Peanut ...
4 ways to not fail in the food industry.
So how do we avoid failing? We don't know it all, but here are some lessons we know we can rely on.
80% of food startups fail....why?
Between initial investments, production scalability, barrier to market costs and founder issues it's amazing we're still standing ;) Here's what we've discovered and how we've overcome.
Entrepreneurship: What we glorify and why
What’s the hype about? What is it about choosing entrepreneurship as a career that seems alluring? Why does it often fill us with wonder? Here are a couple thoughts:
Gut health and brain health, the business we're really in
We are in the business of caring about what people digest in body and mind. This is our commitment to creating nutritious good-for-you products that give back:
Take a Step Inside an Industry Food Show
A food show is like walking into a grocery store except every product has its own booth ... national food manufacturers, retailers, brokers, distributors, packagers, amazing brands...
FEATURE: Meet Nick Lutz, Americano Chef
If you’ve ever tried one of our recipes, you’ve likely experienced a creation that this awesome chef has whipped up! From farmers markets, to his rad culinary credentials and his sharing about being on the Autism Spectrum Disorder...
The Truth about the PB industry
The truth is, in our space, most of the products you see on store shelves are owned by 2 conglomerates.
A look back at the past year of COVID
March 25, 2021. (we sigh a little) In an extraordinary year on our planet, Americanos did something extraordinary: We sent $8,500 in lifesaving healthcare treatments and over 30,000 PBJs worth of nut butter to those who needed it most.
Low-sugar, low-net carb difference
Are you hyperactive, experiencing increased thirst or having blurred vision after eating? That's a sugar rush! 😁
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