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How He Launches New CPG Brands By Leveraging Data Science // Chaz Flexman, Co-Founder & CEO of Starday Foods
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How He Launches New CPG Brands By Leveraging Data Science // Chaz Flexman, Co-Founder & CEO of Starday Foods
The Consumer VC episode #296 with Chaz Flexman, Co-Founder & CEO of Starday Foods

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Our guest today is Chaz Flexman, who is the founder & CEO of Starday Foods. Starday is a next-generation food conglomerate that uses data science to predict product-market fit and create food brands.

We discuss:

  • Why he left Pattern Brands to head into CPG

  • How they rely on data science to launch new brands

  • The challenges of building relationships with retailers and getting products into stores

  • How they create and launch new products very cheaply & more


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The Consumer VC: Venture Capital I B2C Startups I Commerce | Early-Stage Investing

The Consumer VC takes a look into early-stage consumer investing and venture capital. If you are interested in learning about consumer trends, have a b2c business and interested in learning about the fundraising process at the early stage, you have come to the right place. Mike interviews some of the top venture capitalists in the world that focus on B2C and consumer type companies or have a deep track record investing in these categories such as marketplaces, SaaS, social, CPG and non-tech subscription. Mike also interviews founders that are building some of the most disruptive consumer facing companies in the world. The conversation usually includes the insight the founder discovered, fundraising strategy, and the pitch. This podcast also includes bonus episodes. Each bonus episode dives into a particular subject that might not have to due with the fundraise or venture capital, but still would be helpful to founders. For example, a bonus episode on brand strategy or how to construct a board of directors. All bonus episodes will be clearly labeled. For all episodes, please visit www.theconsumervc.com. For updates, you can follow @mikegelb on Twitter.