We grow food brands.

Over the last 25 years we’ve launched 350 products and generated more than $28 billion in revenue for our clients.

CCD Innovation & The Helmsman Group are now CCD Helmsman

CCD Innovation and The Helmsman Group have joined forces, combining CCD Innovation’s world-class culinary development—driven by trend insights, strategic vision and the creativity of its Chefs’ Council® —with The Helmsman Group’s vast expertise in commercialization and scale-up, getting finished products into more markets, faster. Together, we reimagine food from start to finish for a full-service solution to your innovation needs.

Mini? Mighty? Let us help you grow.

Whether you’re a pre-revenue start-up looking to develop and launch your first product, or an established brand exploring new platforms or product line extensions, together we’ll identify a suite of services that’s right for you, your budget and your stage of growth.