2021 Consumer Products & Services Companies to Watch from The Startup Weekly
The Startup Weekly is excited to present its 2021 Consumer Products & Services Companies to Watch. Awardees were selected from a pool of both (i) applications received and (ii) companies shortlisted by The Startup Weekly editorial board.
Stuffed Cookie Dough was one of 130 winners selected from nearly 1,500 entries across 49 product categories. Products are judged in an anonymous sampling for taste – including flavor, appearance, texture and aroma – ingredient quality, and innovation. Silver sofi™ winner, Strawberry and Espelette Swirl ice cream, is a new flavor innovation that swirls strawberry ice cream with sweet cream and Espelette pepper for a flavor experience like no other. The sofi judging was held at the prestigious Rutgers Food Innovation Center in April following strict safety guidelines.
ACG Atlanta Announces 40 Fastest-Growing Companies in Georgia
The Atlanta National Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth® (ACG), a global professional organization with the mission of Driving Middle Market Growth®, today announced the 2021 Georgia Fast 40, recognizing the top 40 fastest-growing middle market companies in Georgia. High Road Craft Ice Cream is honored to be on the list for a second consecutive year.
When Pastry Chef Rebecca Haynes walked by her boss’s office one morning about a year ago, instead of exchanging “good mornings,” he said two words: “stuffed cookies.” After fueling up on coffee, Ms. Haynes sat down with Keith Schroeder, co-founder, chief executive officer and chef of High Road Craft Ice Cream, Marietta, Ga., to brainstorm the concept.
Some people say vanilla is boring…but we say it’s understated and underrated. (Chic.) To prove our point, we did what any sane person would and set out to find the absolute best vanilla ice cream on the market. (It’s a tough job but someone has to do it.) After painstakingly tasting nine pints, we’re relieved to say we not only made it out alive but also landed on the following ranking.
Painful talks on race sometimes good for business, company finds
As thousands of Americans took to the streets in May to protest racial injustice, Courtney Raines met with Keith Schroeder, the CEO and founder of High Road Craft ice cream, and urged him to do something.
National Ice Cream Day 2020: Where to Get the Best Freebies and Deals
Even though there are tons of chains with great offers this holiday, it’s important to remember your favorite locally-owned and operated stores as well. They might have promotions you’re not aware of or could be producing special flavors for the weekend.
Based in Marietta, Georgia just outside of Atlanta, High Road Craft Ice Cream is making one of the more compelling and adventurous cheesy ice creams available to ship nationally. With 16 percent butterfat, the Blueberry Ricotta is thicker than nearly anything else at its price point. But the lightness of the fresh ricotta and the wild blueberry jam that’s crafted in-house turn this pint into a weightless delight.
Georgia Honors State’s 2020 ‘Small Business ROCK STARS
As a small business owner for over 30 years, I know the immense sacrifice, dedication, and resilience it takes just to get started,” said Governor Brian P. Kemp. “I will continue to do everything I can to support Georgia’s entrepreneurs, and would like to thank each of our 2020 Small Business ROCK STARS for taking risks and creating jobs and opportunities for hardworking Georgians across our state.
After business reopenings, High Road opts to become a ‘fortress’
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution is tracking what happens to one local business during the coronavirus pandemic. The AJC is focusing on High Road, a Marietta-based ice cream manufacturer. This is the third installment of an occasional series.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution is tracking what happens to one local business during the coronavirus pandemic. The AJC is focusing on High Road, a Marietta-based ice cream manufacturer. This is the second installment of an occasional series.
High Road Responds to Pandemic with Planning and Clear Will to Survive
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution is tracking what happens to one local business during the coronavirus pandemic. The paper is focusing on High Road, a Marietta based ice cream manufacturer. This is the first of an occasional series.