Simply selling a product isn’t the case with most businesses nowadays. Most business owners hope to make a positive impact in this world by giving back to non-profit organizations! Or have implemented a buy-one-give-one system like Toms. Take a look at these 5 entrepreneurs changing the food industry.
Jordan Karcher is the founder and CEO of Grounds & Hounds Coffee. At Grounds & Hounds Coffee Co. they believe that great coffee can fuel a greater purpose. Through the sale of their fair trade & organic, specialty coffees, they support rescue initiatives and organizations providing a second chance for dogs in need of a helping hand. 20% of all Grounds & Hounds profits are donated to those rescue organizations working to make a second-chance mission a reality!
Next, we have Leah Goldglantz who is the founder of Leah’s Plate. Leah opened Leah’s Plate after she found that when she ate healthy, real food, she felt so much better which made her want to share her passion with the world. She began her journey by cooking simple, nutritious meals using wholesome ingredients that didn’t take a lot of time to make. These days, her goal is to help people realize that eating healthy doesn’t have to be complicated for you or your kids!
Dana and Howard Bloom are the cofounders of Proper Food, which is a high-quality grab-and-go food company launched in 2013! At Proper Food, they make it a cinch to eat well while on the run. They cook from scratch each morning to create food that’s packed and ready to go! Every grower, rancher, and supplier that they partner with shares their belief that food with integrity starts from the ground up. They take those exceptional ingredients to make them into Proper meals!
Steven J. Singer is the founder of Glutino, a company that created gluten-free food before the gluten-free movement! Through the success of Glutino, Steven founded Fody, which sells snacks, sauces, salsas, oiles and seasonings for people suffering from IBS. At Fody, they want to smile inside and out. That’s why they’ve dedicated thereselves to create a world of delicious, gut-friendly, low FODMAP foods so you can eat life to the fullest.