Appleseed has provided business-planning services to a variety of food and beverage companies including:

Wave Hill Breads

Norwalk, CT
Locally-produced, artisanal breads have made this brand “The Bread to Share in Good Company.”

Tranquil Tuesdays

Brooklyn, NY

A distinctly Chinese collection of tea and teaware.

Connecticut Cookie Company

Southport, CT

Cookies and treats made with grandma’s hometown vanilla.

Chicha Limena

Rowayton, CT

An established national market leader in the production  and distribution of Peruvian beverages.

Gilbert’s Gourmet Goodies

Sandy Hook, CT

A well-respected baked goods brand in the rapidly growing gluten-free market segment.

600 lb. Gorillas

Duxbury, MA

Long-standing market leader in the production of indulgent, all-natural frozen novelties.

Planet Fuel

Fairfield, CT

Environmentalists-turned-bottlers powering the way for healthier youth beverages with low-sugar, organic juices.

Petticoat Row Bakery

Nantucket, MA

An old-fashioned retail bakery with a mission to serve the year-round Nantucket community.


South Salem, NY

A trusted brand in the allergy-free market producing indulgent specialty desserts with broad appeal.

Calcutta Kitchens

Norwalk, CT

A purveyor of pure, simple, balanced Indian simmer sauces with a loyal regional following.