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101 Best Massachusetts Food and Beverage Companies and Startups

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This article showcases our top picks for the best Massachusetts based Food and Beverage companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Food and Beverage industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Massachusetts Food and Beverage Startups

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Cometeer

Cometeer

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A new day has arrived on Earth for coffee.

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Drizly is an alcohol marketplace that offers a variety of beer, wine and, spirits online.

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Keurig Dr Pepper

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Keurig Dr Pepper is a coffee and beverage company.

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Motif

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Motif makes ingredients for the next generation of plant-based and healthy foods.

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Bevi

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Bevi is a smart water dispenser that customizes flavored and sparkling beverages on demand.

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Spyce

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Spyce operates robotic restaurant kitchen serving up healthy food bowls.

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Spindrift

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Spindrift is a food and beverage company that produces a line of unsweetened sparkling beverages made with real squeezed fruit.

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Manus Bio

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Manus Bio makes nature accessible and affordable for a growing society.

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Coravin

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Coravin offers a proprietary wine access technology that does not disturb a wine’s aging process even after the cork is removed.

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LevelUp

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LevelUp is an online and mobile food ordering company that connects diners with local takeout restaurants.

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Mori

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Mori is a developer of a protective silk coating product that extends the shelf life of perishable foods.

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Freight Farms

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Freight Farms offers high-volume crop production units made from upcycled shipping containers to support farming in any climate.

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Kula Bio

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Kula Bio is a company that provides sustainable biological solutions for modern agriculture.

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Tru

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Tru is a provider of functional beverages used for energy, focus, power, and refreshment.

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Spoiler Alert

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Spoiler Alert is a Boston-based software company helping perishable CPG brands manage excess and slow-moving inventory

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The Purple Carrot

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The Purple Carrot is a plant-based meal delivery service, offering all the pre-measured ingredients so you can cook healthy meals at home.

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Suvie

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Suvie builds a multi-zone cool to cook kitchen robot that makes 5 star meals with zero effort.

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Dexai Robotics

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Dexai automates activities in commercial kitchens and the food industry more broadly.

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Green Rabbit

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Green Rabbit is a trusted cold chain logistics provider for fast, safe delivery of perishable goods and grocery.

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Biena Snacks

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Biena Snacks is a snack food company that specializes in deliciously crunchy and healthy plant-based snacks.

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Yasso

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Yasso operates as a frozen yogurt brand featuring stick bars.

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Ohza

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Ohza is a premium, ready-to-drink mimosa that uses quality sparkling wine and juice liked you’d use making your own.

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Unreal Brands

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UnReal is the super-natural snack company founded by two teenage brothers on a mission to unjunk the world.

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Alice’s Table

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Alice’s Table brings women together to learn new skills, and live a social and creative lifestyle.

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Clover Food Lab

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Clover Food Lab is a fast food chain that operates through food trucks and restaurants.

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Grillo’s Pickles

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Grillo’s Pickles is a pickle store.

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Smart Lunches

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Smart Lunches is an online ordering and delivery platform that enables parents to order school lunch for their children.

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Lighter

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Lighter provides software and services to bridge the gap between dietary recommendations and people’s eating habits.

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Oath Craft Pizza

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Treat yourself to real food treated right. Certified Humane, sustainably sourced. Treat yourself to real food treated right.

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B.Good

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B. Good is a fast food company that produces and sells grain bowls, salads, burgers, sandwiches, and smoothies.

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Harmony Baby Nutrition

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Harmony Baby Nutrition is a food-tech company providing next-generation of human breast milk based formulas.

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Food for All

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Food for All makes quality food affordable to all, while stopping perfectly good and delicious meals from being wasted.

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Kalahari Biltong

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Kalahari Biltong offers seasoned and dried beef snack that tastes like prosciutto and jerky.

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Labby

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Labby converts a smartphone into a high-tech food/beverage analytics lab

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Eat Your Coffee

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Eat Your Coffee is on a mission to energize life by providing caffeinated natural snacks, packed with superfoods, to nourish and energize.

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Crio Bru

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A delicious brewed drink made from the finest roasted and ground cocoa beans.

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Theraplant

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Theraplant is a licensed Medical Marijuana Produce.

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Walden Local Meat

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Walden Local Meat is Local, sustainable and honest meats from the very best New England farmers

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Fuel For Fire

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Fuel For Fire makes real foods to fill the void in the sports nutrition market for fueling sources.

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IQ Bar

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IQ Bar is a Food & Beverages company.

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Vodkyte

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Vodkyte is a sports drinks beverage company that offers scientifically engineered premium vodka, electrolytes, and coconut water.

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Cantrip Seltzer

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Cantrip Seltzer is a cannabis-infused seltzer with a quick onset that provides an experience, unlike traditional edibles.

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Global Village Fruit

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Global VIllage Fruit develops and markets nutritious, delicious products from under-recognized superfruits.

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MyTable

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MyTable is a mobile application and marketplace connecting users to talented chefs and home cooks to prepare a delicious in-home meal.

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Know Seafood

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Know Seafood utilizes blockchain technology to follow the seafood from the point of harvest right to the customer’s tables.

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Beckon Ice cream

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Beckon specializes in the manufacture of premium quality ice cream.

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Mighty Squirrel

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Mighty Squirrel I Boston Based Beer Company I Flavorful & Refreshing Craft Beer I Celebrate Mighty Moments

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Crane & Co.

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Crane & Co. is a manufacturing company that creates cotton stationery.

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MingsBings

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MingsBings is a food CPG startup that produces delicious and healthy packaged food products.

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Teplo

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Its 1st product Teplo Tea Maker allows tea lovers to brew the perfect cup of tea, each and every time of the day,

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Sandymount Technologies

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Sandymount is a technology platform for beverage brands to adopt an end-to-end concentrate based supply chain.

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Dunkin’ Donuts

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Dunkin’ Donuts is the largest coffee and baked goods chain in the world providing you, their loyal customers, with high quality coffee,

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Green Mountain CBD

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Green Mountain CBD is a full spectrum CBD oil is extracted from the hemp they grow using organic coconut oil.

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ButcherBox

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An online butcher changing the way consumers shop for and purchase meat and other proteins.

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FoodSquire

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Online Food Ordering App with Delivery

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Evy Tea

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Evy Tea is a cold brew tea company that produces flavored organic tea.

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88 Acres

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88 Acres is an artisan food start-up crafting healthy snacks free of the most common food allergens.

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Proteus Industries

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Proteus Industries operates as a food ingredient manufacturing company that offers fish protein products.

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Hawthorne Food

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Hawthorne Food is a food and beverage provider with a large number of food and drinks to provide.

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Night Shift Brewing

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Night Shift Brewing is a food and beverage company specializing in homebrewing.

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PurposeEnergy

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Purpose Energy produces renewable energy from organic waste produced by the brewing industry.

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Boston Beer

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The Boston Beer Company, Inc. (Boston Beer) is a craft brewer in the United States.

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Marty’s Local

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Marty’s Local delivers fresh, high-quality produce, flours and grains, dairy, meats, cheeses, and specialty foods every day.

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Laoxiangji

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A fast food chain brand based in Anhui province.

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The Dinner Daily

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The Dinner Daily is passionate about helping busy families eat delicious and healthy food and save money at the same time.

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WikiCell Designs

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WikiCell Designs develops edible forms of packaging that enclose food or drinks in ways similar to how nature protects them.

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SoCo Creamery

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SoCo Creamery specializes in producing, distribution, and sales of ice cream-based food products.

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Boston Meats

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Boston Meats is making alternative meats so delicious, nutritious, and affordable that eating animals won’t make sense anymore!

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Stem + Glory

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Stem + Glory is a UK-based restaurant chain.

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Snap Infusion

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Snap Infusion offers a natural energy snack packed with b-vitamins, antioxidants, and electrolytes.

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Boston Harbor Distillery

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Boston Harbor Distillery will create world-class, award-winning spirits with a particular focus on whiskey.

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Farmwise Foods

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Farmwise provids a fresh take on America’s favorite frozen foods.

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FYTO

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FYTO is a technology company that develops systems that grow high quality crops using much less resources.

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Progressive Gourmet

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Progressive Gourmet is a manufacturer and distributor of products for the foodservice industry.

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Evaptainers

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Evaptainers makes mobile refrigeration technology to keep food fresher, longer using nothing but sun and water.

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Food Retail Ventures

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Food Retail Ventures invests in early stage food and retail technology companies.

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Kiwi Biosciences

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Kiwi biosciences is a bio tech company innovating gut releif solutions.

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FoodPhone

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FoodPhone is a provider of an online health monitoring platform

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Remnant Brewing

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Remnant Brewing is a microbrewery that offers a rotating selection of craft beers and specialty coffee.

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Bohana

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Consumer Packaged Good (Natural Snack)

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Keto and Co

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Keto and Co makes a growing line of ultra-low carb, ketogenic foods.

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WellPet

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WellPet is a pet food and treat brand.

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MapleMama Beverages

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MapleMama Beverages is a Food and drinks company.

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Nomsly

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Nomsly keeps your employees fed, focused, and energized with delicious snack packs delivered directly to your office.

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Baskin Robbins

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Baskin-Robbins creates and markets innovative, premium ice cream, specialty frozen desserts and beverages.

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Incentivio

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Helping restaurants win Restaurant 2.0 by transforming the restaurant experience for the digital age

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GreenChoice

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The search engine & marketplace for conscious consumers with dietary needs.

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Deacon Giles

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Deacon Giles is a distillery serving a variety of spirits.

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The Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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The Boston Beer Company is a manufacturer of wide variety of beers.

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NU Kitchen

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NU Kitchen pairs your passion for entertaining with our commitment to a healthy lifestyle.

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Charm Sciences, Inc.

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Charm Sciences is a world leader provider of food safety, water quality and environmental diagnostics.

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Fenugreen

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Fenugreen is a social enterprise addressing the massive, yet often overlooked, global challenge of food spoilage with a simple innovation.

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Kettle Cuisine

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Kettle Cuisine is a food & beverages company offering handcrafted soups.

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Island Oasis

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In 1984 Island Oasis revolutionized the frozen drink market with the introduction of the first all-natural strawberry daiquiri mix.

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Foodtec Solutions

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Foodtec Solutions is a restaurant specializing in pizza POS computers and order taking computers.

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Northern Wind

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Northern Wind is a distributor of fresh and frozen scallops along with additional seafood.

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NOCA Beverages

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NOCA is a non-carbonated spiked water (think hard seltzer without the bubbles). NOCA is gluten free, has 95 calories, 2G sugar and 4.5% ABV

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Cains Foods

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Cains Foods produces and sells mayonnaise, salad dressings, and sauces primarily for retail grocery and foodservice distribution channels.

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Cocomama Foods

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Cocamama is a goddess of health and happiness.

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Lightlife Foods

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Lightlife Foods is developer, manufacturer and marketer of premium vegetarian and soy products.

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RYZE Superfoods

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RYZE Superfoods is a rapidly growing e-commerce company that sells mushroom coffee.

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