Tom York on Business: Two San Diego Firms in Functioning to Market at Walmart

Jennifer Reynolds with her Sauce Goddess products and solutions. Graphic from company Facebook web site

Two little, but thriving San Diego organizations, Yerbuzz and Sauce Goddess, are advancing in Walmart’s coveted Open up Contact opposition, according to a spokeswoman for the extensive retail purveyor.  

The corporations are looking for the chance to function with the retailer for the option to place their products and solutions in Walmart shops and Sam’s Golf equipment. 

Yerbuzz, which helps make the difficult seltzer products Challenging Yerba Mate, is the brainchild of founder and CEO Dan Nierman, who grew up in Rancho Santa Fe. Neighborhood entrepreneur Jennifer Reynolds is the founder of Sauce Goddess Gourmet Goods, which would make the very best-marketing barbeque sauces.

The two were being amid 900 possible products suppliers invited to pitch their solutions to Walmart and Sam’s Club consumers previously this 12 months. They are now section of the 167 nationwide advancing to the future stage.

In general, far more than 17 tiny corporations from California are advancing.