Piecing Together the Co-Man/Co-Pack Puzzle: Find the Answers You Need
Date & Time
Sunday, October 23, 2022, 8:50 AM - 9:50 AM
Location Name
S-100, Grand Ballroom

This panel will provide insight into the CM&P industry and what emerging brands need to know before working with co-manufacturers and co-packagers. The session will be moderated by Carl Melville, the Founder and Managing Partner of The Melville Group, and will provide expert insight from CM&Ps on the practical applications of using co-mans to scale up production.

  • Checklist of what brands need to know before approaching a CM&P
  • How to find a CM&P and form a partnership
  • Contracts, duties, responsibility of both parties, and legal implications
  • How do logistics and warehousing factor in? What about e-commerce?
Carl Melville Cathy Bacon DeAnn DeVenney Leslie Dahlin Rick Mastroianni
Session Type
Panel Discussion