San Francisco-Based Collective Health Expands to Texas with 100-Employee Office in Plano

by | Apr 23, 2024
Collective Health is an employee health benefits platform with more than 500,000 members. The company's corporate clients include H-E-B, Daikin, and Academy Sports + Outdoors.
Tech Meets Texas BBQ: How ‘Modern Meat Science’ Became the Secret Ingredient in H-E-B Exclusive Sausage Line

In Texas, where barbecue is more than food—it’s a way of life—two companies set out to create an exclusive sausage line for retail giant H-E-B.

Fort Worth’s Standard Meat Co.,...

Arlington’s Brisket Boss Eyes Top Prize in H-E-B’s 10th Annual ‘Quest for Texas Best’ Competition
by | Aug 7, 2023
From effervescent beverages and farm-fresh yogurts to handcrafted tanning oils and novel cereals, ten contenders are set to compete for the CPG spotlight come Aug. 9. Here's the lineup.
H-E-B Is Bringing Its Low-Priced Joe V’s Smart Shop Concept to 2 Southern Dallas Neighborhoods
by | Jun 6, 2023
Leveraging operational efficiencies and new technologies, Joe V’s Smart Shop by H-E-B offers an "innovative price format" that delivers a uniquely curated assortment of community focused products—and the most relevant high-quality, fresh products H-E-B is known for—at even lower prices. See where the Dallas stores will be located—and what makes them different.

H-E-B’s 10th Annual ‘Quest for Texas Best’ Offers $70K in Prizes and a Chance to Get on Store Shelves

by | Feb 20, 2023
The grocer said that over the past decade it has discovered more than 960 unique products throughout Texas—from cookies, coffees, and roasted crickets to empanadas and specialty bar soap.
Texan by Nature CEO Says ‘The Future Is Innovation.’ Here’s Why Today Is Our Slowest Day
by | Dec 16, 2021
The nonprofit is uniting industry and conservation as we move faster and faster towards progress.

How do we radically shape the future? In November, the Laura Bush-founded Texan by Nature hosted a conservation summit to tackle the topic. CEO Joni Carswell urged an audience of innovators, collaborators, and changemakers to “Ask yourself ‘what if?’ Do something different and new and more.”

Here are takeaways.
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Dollars for Good: JPMorgan Chase Investing $3M in Dallas-Area Students, BCBS Accepting Grant Proposals
by | May 22, 2018
North Texas nonprofits and educational institutions receive financial backing from foundations and businesses to further their work in STEM, conservation, workforce development, and more.