Six Craveable        Women-Owned Snacks Brands You Should Know About

Soom Foods

We love these innovative sister-founders for reenergizing a sauce usually found blended with hummus: tahini! Shelby Zitelman, Jackie (Zitelman) Horvitz and Amy Zitelman bring the tenets of natural to this classic sesame-seed paste by sourcing sesame seeds from just one farm, based in Humera, a town in the Tigray Region of northwestern Ethiopia. Purchase it here:

Nona Lim

Founder Nona Lim takes inspiration from her Singaporean upbringing and her past as a health-minded professional athlete to craft whole-food, easy-to-prepare noodle bowls, broths, soups and ramen. The flavors are perfectly balanced and serve as a base for any high-quality meal.  Purchase it here:

Late July Snacks

While pregnant, Nicole Dawes dreamed of starting an organic cracker and chip company. Now a multimillion-dollar brand, Late July’s do-good business philosophy promotes organic agriculture, donates 10 percent of profits to nonprofits and makes a super-tasty tortilla chip. Purchase it here:

Cisse’ Cocoa Co.

After working for the nonprofit Keep a Child Alive, social-justice advocate Diana Lovett founded Cisse Cocoa Co., which makes thin brownie bites, hot cocoa mixes and baking mixes, and pays a high premium for cocoa to support small farmers.

Blume Honey Water

Longtime friends Michele Meloy Burchfield and Carla Frank combined their beverage-industry background and branding expertise to launch Blume Honey Water, a ready-to-drink product sweetened with traceable honey from environmentally conscious beekeepers.


Biena Snacks

Founder Poorvi Patodia was inspired to launch her healthy chickpea-based company Biena when she was seeking better-for-you snacks while pregnant. We love how Biena’s cheeky flavors like Rockin’ Ranch and Dark Chocolate make roasted chickpeas delicious and craveable.  Purchase it here:

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Article Credit: Jenna Blumenfeld

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