Elevating great ideas

We’re on your Mission

301 INC is an energetic and enthusiastic team looking to collaborate with emerging food brands; to roll up our sleeves and work together to create breakthrough innovations and build successful businesses. If you have a product that has demonstrated success in the market, and you’re ready to take it to the next level, let’s elevate it.

Our Spirit

We aspire to be an indispensable partner integrating a direct equity investment with the skill and capabilities of General Mills.

How We Practice

We are seeking emerging food brands with a compelling product, a strategic fit and fueled by founders that are driven, passionate and aren’t going to settle for anything less than success.

Our Team

We’re a bunch of entrepreneurial enablers, engrained in the food industry and excited to help you harness your passion. Together we can grow your business and elevate your product.
Experienced and enthusiastic team members
Years of combined industry experience
Years rooted in the food industry
Categories with marketplace representation

Team Leaders

Our Partners

Click on a logo below to find out more about these exciting companies. Our family is growing all the time. If you’re interested in finding out more about joining the team, let’s talk.

Here & There

Read about what’s been going on at 301 and beyond.

It’s Expo West time again!

We’re heading back to sunny Anaheim again for Expo West March 5th – 9th.

Fancy Food Winter '19

Fancy Food Winter ’19

We’re getting a break from the Minnesota winter and headed to San Francisco for the Winter Fancy Food Show January 13-15. 


Project Nosh ’18

It’s time for Project Nosh again and we couldn’t be more excited. We’re proud to be a sponsor of this super-summit for the natural and organic food industries in Santa Monica November 29 and 30.


Contact Us

If you’re interested in working with us or finding out more about what we do, please fill out the form below.

Mail samples* and presentation packets to:

301 INC Samples
Attn: Elizabeth Schmit
201 General Mills Blvd
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55426

*If sending perishable items, please label box as “Perishable” and ship via Priority Overnight to ensure proper refrigeration upon arrival.