The Dish Blog

In addition to keeping you up to date on the latest trends in food, marketing and social media, we also specialize in strategic marketing planning, branding, new product development, retail promotional campaigns and more. Interested in finding out more about what we do and how we can help you meet your goals? Request a consultation today with Managing Partner, Melinda Goodman.

05.24
5 Reasons Why Strategic Planning is Essential to Your Business

Eight out of ten entrepreneurs who start businesses fail within the first 18 months – a mind-boggling 80% crash and burn according to Bloomberg.  The number one reason why...

05.16
Generation X is Here to Save the Day

  As a Gen X’er, I loved reading a recent headline in the Huffington Post entitled Forget Millennials And Boomers. Gen X Will Save The Workplace. Over the years,...

05.11
Who Knew Radishes Could become an “It” Trend

We get boxed meals sent to our home each week via HelloFresh. This provides an opportunity for my husband and I to try a wide variety of dishes and...

05.05
Instagram Stories: What Are They and How to Set Them Up

If you’re unfamiliar with Instagram or hesitant to start using it for your brand, it’s time to acquaint yourself with this powerhouse social media platform and get going today...

04.12
Building Personal Relationships – It’s the Little Things That Matter

In a busy world it’s easy to forget about the little things. I don’t mean the details of work, but the details of people. After all, regardless of the...

04.07
Is Seafood the New Retail Darling?

“For everything there is a season, and to every time a purpose under heaven.” I know that it is probably blasphemy for a marketing person to quote scripture when...

03.27
The Power of Influence Marketing

You may have heard the words influencer marketing but you might not be sure what it is. In short – its focusing your marketing efforts with a few specific...

03.22
Networking 101: How to Maximize your Viva Fresh Expo Experience

We’re heading back to Austin for the 3rd annual Viva Fresh Produce Expo on April 20-22. We have fond memories of this foodie city from the first expo in...

03.15
The Epic Rise of Kale

The food trends say kale is over. That it was a novelty and bound to be replaced by newer sexier greens like beet greens, chard and turnip greens, not...

03.09
Move Over Beef

Now There’s Something Leafier: How Plant Based Proteins are Chewing Up the Consumption Gap on Meat Perusing Pinterest recipes or eavesdropping on orders at your local Starbucks will remind...