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What's New with Locally Preserved ?!

Martha Stewart American Made Nomination

Hey y’all! We’ve been nominated for a 2014 Martha Stewart American Made Award. Here’s the deal, we need your help to become a FINALIST! They are counting our social media shares. Please visit, read all about our business and share it with everyone, every way you know how - from our MS profile. To make it easy here is the link

THANK YOU for continuing to believe in our mission - this past year has been an AMAZING journey and I could not have accomplished any of it without the love and support of each and every soul on this list. THANK YOU!

As you know, our BIG IDEA is quite a BIG one…one that will take some much needed capital. Winning the grand prize could really help us reach our goal of opening our very own production facility and our 1st restaurant location by the end of the year!

In Other News

We have recently debuted our new retail worthy front labels and added the ‘Big B' - BARCODES!

You can now buy our products in the following locations: 

Retail Locations:

Bin 428   Corner of Washington & Magazine Streets, Lower Garden District, Next to Starbucks

Grandmother’s Buttons    9814 Royal Street, St. Francisville, LA 70775

Restaurant Locations:

Dominique’s on Magazine    4213 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70115

Online:

Our website is now taking orders to ship nationwide! www.locallypreserved.com

Etsy: https://www.etsy.com/shop/LocallyPreserved?ref=shop_sugg 

Good Eggs NOLA: https://www.goodeggs.com/locallypreserved

Farmer’s Markets:

Crescent City Thursday’s - American Can Building @ Orleans Ave 3pm - 7pm

Crecent City Saturday’s - Reily Foods parking lot corner of Magazine & Girod Streets 8am - 12pm

And more locations being added daily! 

 

Come Support & Vote for us @ The Big Idea!

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Come out to celebrate and support this year’s most promising New Orleans Startups, including yours truly,

Locally Preserved.

As many of you already know, Locally Preserved, formerly known as Feed Me Eat Pretty, is a New Orleans-based food startup that produces all-natural cocktail mixers, simple and fruit syrups, and ‘sweetless’ jams and jellies with five ingredients or less by preserving seasonal, local produce.

BIG NEWS! As of last month, 72 of our original recipes have been FDA approved and will be on store shelves very soon.

With a mission to sustain farmers, create honest jobs, and allow everyday people to eat local – everywhere, Locally Preserved is working to perfect its model within the Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama region in an effort to achieve its ultimate goal of scaling nationally.

The Idea Village will be closing out New Orleans Entrepreneur Week with the BIG IDEA, the world’s largest crowd driven pitch event for entrepreneurs, and we want you to CHIP IN to help us win.

THE BIG IDEA, presented by IBERIA BANK, will take place on FRIDAY, MARCH 28TH AT 5PM in the Manning’s Courtyard and along Fulton Street.

Join us for FOOD & DRINKS with SPECIALS & DISCOUNTS from businesses in the area.

Locally Preserved will be competing with 13 other local entrepreneurs for the public’s support to propel them into the final round of competition, where $50k is on the table.

HERE’S HOW IT WORKS:

  •     Entrance to the event is $25, which gets attendees a $25 “Chip” to donate to their favorite entrepreneur. It is recommended that you PRE-REGISTER via www.noew.org
  •     At 6:30pm, the three entrepreneurs with the most chip money (which is theirs to keep!) will advance to the final round and be eligible to win an additional $50,000.
  •     The 14 local entrepreneurs participating in the  the 2014 BIG IDEA are:
  1. 4D Supplements
  2. Athletic Performance Testing(APT)
  3. Bats on Tees
  4. BitBike
  5. Cajun Fire Brewing Company
  6. CultureConnect
  7. FundDat
  8. iSEEChange
  9. KREWE du optic
  10. Locally Preserved
  11. MakerState
  12. Threadix
  13. Where Y’Art

Would you like to participate with us? We have coordinated Team Leaders that will be working the crowd of 5,000 attendees to try and capture their votes- if you are interested in joining our TEAM at the event please let us know asap! We are planning some really fun things and will need to catch you up to speed and make sure we have enough supplies ordered.

Hope to see you all there CHIPPING IN for our BIG Idea!

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Posted on March 27, 2014 and filed under Events, Support, Big Idea.