Our Q3 Trend Predictions

Between 4th of July barbecues, back to school season, Labor Day sales, and the possibility of a recession, Q3 is stuffed to the brim with opportunities for creative content. From time-saving dinners to modernized comfort food, here’s a closer look at what we think will be trending in Q3. Back to busy As back to […]

Our Q2 Trend Predictions

Now that we’re through the first (and coldest!) quarter of 2022, we’re seeing interesting trends emerge as brands and influencers continue to connect with their audiences. From a new crop of barbecues to health-conscious energy drinks, here’s a closer look at our Q2 trend predictions. Edible Tableware Reduction of single use containers and plastic waste […]

What We Learned at Expo West

CookIt rounded out a month of traveling with one last stop in Anaheim, CA for Expo West, the leading trade show in the natural, organic, and healthy products industry. Laurie (CEO), Molly (VP), and Heather (Director of Talent) laced up their comfiest shoes and spent two days discovering exciting brands, getting some face time with […]

What We Learned at Tastemaker Conference and the Inspired Home Show

Last week our CEO Laurie Buckle headed off to Chicago for the Tastemaker Conference and the Inspired Home Show. She spent five days in the Windy City connecting with food bloggers, chatting with brands, learning about new trends, and speaking on a panel! Here are her biggest takeaways from both events. Tastemaker Conference The top […]

Supporting Ukraine: 6 Organizations Helping Feed The Country

Here at CookIt, we are overwhelmed with many emotions about the devastating events occurring in Ukraine. Like many of you, we’re sad, angry, and looking for ways to help. We realize it can be difficult to know how to help from afar, so we’ve compiled a list of 6 amazing food and hunger-targeted organizations. Donations […]

What We Learned at The Fancy Food Show

This past week our CEO, Laurie Buckle, and VP, Molly Myerson, jetted off to Las Vegas for The Winter Fancy Food Show, a one-of-a-kind trade show filled with hundreds of brands showcasing thousands of specialty food and beverage products. Laurie and Molly spent two days learning about innovative new products, chatting with up and coming […]

Podcasts We’re Loving

We love ourselves a good podcast! Everything from something you can listen to while washing dishes to one that’s going to change the way you think about your business. We polled the CookIt team to find out what they’re listening to right now and here’s what got the most love:   Pivot – Every Tuesday […]

We’d Love to Help Your Small Business Grow!

CookIt Media has officially been in business for five years! This anniversary feels particularly significant as about half of businesses fail before they reach this milestone. While we celebrate the expertise and ingenuity of our team, we also acknowledge the many advantages and opportunities we’ve been afforded throughout our growth. We know that many hard-working […]

Support Black creators, authors, brands, restaurants, and more

Support Black creators

We’ve learned a lot this past week. Already, we are realizing how much we’ve missed by failing to look beyond our world. We’ve been ignorant to so many talented Black creators, Black-owned restaurants and brands making amazing products, and the multitude of resources we should have accessed well before this to educate ourselves on how […]

Better.

Better

It is not lost on us that we are in the business of amplifying voices, of helping others create and grow their platforms. That power is both a privilege and an obligation. In the past, we have not lived up to that obligation nor have we helped our industry — an industry sorely lacking in […]