Stephen J. Bronner

Stephen J. Bronner

Entrepreneur Staff
News Director

About Stephen J. Bronner

Stephen J. Bronner writes mostly about packaged foods. His weekly column is The Digest. He is very much on top of his email.

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The Digest

These Women Entrepreneurs Have Created a Multimillion-Dollar Business by Reinventing Sorbet

The co-founders of Sorbabes emphasize educating consumers about how their product is different than what they're used to.
Food

Sales of Plant-Based Foods Grew 11 Percent in the Past Year

More than one in 10 milk purchases go to plant-based alternatives, while plant-based meats are still surging.
Food Businesses

Keto, Plant-Based or Gluten-Free? Supermarket Chain Introduces Shelf Label System to Make It Easier to Shop by Dietary Restrictions.

Raley's of Northern California has greatly expanded its system of icons that it says will take the guesswork out of food shopping.
The Digest

This Banana Chip Company Saw Early Online Success, But Soon Realized Its Branding Wasn't Ready for Retail

Bubba's Fine Foods originally sported a bearded man on its packaging, but have since switched to a more appealing monkey in a fedora.
The Digest

The Entrepreneur Behind This Multimillion-Dollar Ice Cream Company Started the Business in a Broken-Down Postal Truck

Natasha Case attributes Coolhaus' success -- its products can be found all across the U.S. -- to the power of women.
The Digest

A Blind Date Led to Marriage -- and the Acquisition of an Almond Butter Company That's Now Worth Millions

Dawn and Steve Kelley bought Barney Butter soon after meeting, and the couple quickly saw fortunes rise.
PepsiCo

Pepsico Says It Will Reduce Its Plastic Use, Including Putting Aquafina in Cans

The company is one of the world's worst plastic polluters.
Food Businesses

29 New and Tasty Things I Ate at the 2019 Summer Fancy Food Show

From an amazing take on Chex Mix to a new competitor in the non-dairy ice cream space, here's what I experienced.
The Digest

How This Entrepreneur's French Background Helped Him Launch a Risky Food Brand That's a Top Seller Today

Kidfresh grew out of a desire to remove the junk from frozen foods.
Food Businesses

Plant-Based Alternative 'Just Egg' Is Upending the Liquid Egg Market

The mung bean-based product is the top selling liquid egg in natural stores and the second best-selling in conventional stores.
Acquisitions

Refrigerated Protein Bar Company Perfect Snacks Acquired by a Multibillion-Dollar Food Giant

Financial terms for the deal were not disclosed, but its sibling founders will remain to lead the company.
The Digest

This Entrepreneur Says the Nonprofit She Started Inspired Her to Push Her Nut Butter Business to 7 Figures

The adoption of her first son inspired Danielle Dietz-LiVolsi to create both Nuttzo and Project Left Behind.
Animals

An Undercover Investigation Exposed Horrible Animal Abuse at a Coca Cola-Affiliated Dairy Farm

Activists filmed several instances of abuse at Fair Oaks Farms in Indiana.