Join the journey from exciting idea to delicious product. (Childish curiosity required.)
How to get involved
Meet as a small group with fellow food lovers to discuss food concepts—and help to decide which products make it to store shelves!
Tell us your thoughts on brand new flavors and new taste concepts to help food companies make the right decision!
Taste & Ponder
A smaller group that gets to try food ideas along the path of commercialization, then take the products home to see how they may fit in your lifestyle.
A fun crowd of the food community meets at a pop-up with new food & beverage products!
Gather as a larger group to try tasty food samples and tell us what you think!
Interested? Next steps
2. Get emailed with opportunities! (Email will include details, the date, and length of time)
3. If you qualify, you will be asked to select a study time from the available dates and times.
How does the food community work?
We gather in a fun setting! There are tons of different types of food problem solving and taste testing we’ll do together!
I’m not a food expert, why am I invited to join?
Yes, you are! Food touches all of our lives—so you don’t need a business degree or culinary certificate in order to share your opinions on food. Your feedback is important and we’re excited to hear it!
What’s my role in the food community?
Act as a judge/mock-investor! Since your opinions are valid (yes, you!)—we want to hear and celebrate them!
...Thumbs up or thumbs down? Would you buy that product, yes or no? Likes / dislikes? You’d buy it if it wasn’t so expensive?
Where do the food community events take place?
Across Chicagoland and at our facility in Orland Park, Illinois.
WE ALSO SHIP MINI-WONDER TANK GOODIE BOXES!
Depending on the food idea or product, sometimes these reviews take place in the comfort of your own home. 1. We ship you a product 2. Tell us what you think 3. Submit and feel like a rockstar.