After working in nearly every segment of the food industry for over 30 years, we have developed deep category insights into the consumer behavior and motivation that drives the purchasing, preparation and consumption of food.

We help Food Commodity Boards and Branded Produce increase farm gate revenue, move up the value chain, expand usage applications, build volume and reduce price volatility.

For CPG Brands, we build strategic multi-platform initiatives designed to increase dollar share, unit share, weighted average sales and improved velocity at retail, while reducing the percent of sales on promotion.

Food Marketing Agency
with a Special Ingredient

Every great recipe needs a secret ingredient, a special sauce that separates it from all the rest. Ours is passion. We don’t just sell food (and a few other products in closely related categories), we live food. We talk about it, think about it, write about it, take pictures of it and most of us would be doing all that even if we weren’t doing, well, this.

We think you’ll be able to tell the difference in the work.


  • Advertising
  • Brand Strategy
  • Media
  • Public Relations
  • Digital Strategy
    & Web Development
  • Social Strategy
    & Management
  • Content Strategy
  • Research
    & Analytics
  • Recipe Development
  • Menu Concept Development
    & Applications
  • Retail Promotions
  • Chef Events / Partnerships
  • Experiential Campaigns
    & Events

Brand Stories

California Walnuts


National Honey Board


Idaho Potato Commission



4 Changes to Watch in the Grocery Business Right Now Food
April 2, 2019

4 Changes to Watch in the Grocery Business Right Now

Many years ago, I spent a summer working construction. One day the crew boss told me to pick up all the nails that had been dropped on the site (I was clearly unskilled labor) before quitting time. By 1:30 it was obvious to me there was no way I was…
New Food Ads for Quarter One of 2019 - Food Marketing EvansHardy+Young Food
March 30, 2019

Here is What Happened in Food Advertising This Quarter

The first quarter of 2019 saw some great breakthrough creative food advertising and marketing efforts from food brands including The Wonderful Company, Devour Frozen Foods, Hidden Valley Ranch and more. Nowadays, of course, high concept campaigns like these are almost always centered around, or at least include, a social and…
Dating and Food Influence Food
March 19, 2019

Recipe for Love: How Food is Influencing Online Dating

We’ve all heard the saying the way to a wo/man’s heart is through their stomach. So, it shouldn’t be a surprise to learn food plays a central role in people’s feelings toward each other. It may even be a predictor of the people we find ourselves attracted to. Let me…

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