Aug. 15, 2023

Episode 150 - From Zero to $50 Million In 6 Months By Selling Bread | The Black Bread Co

In this episode of Nicky and Moose, special guest Jamel Lewis & Mark Edmond, Founder & Co founder of The Black Bread Company, share their humble beginnings of the growth of their company brand. 


What You Will Learn


  • How to strategically grow your brand. 


  • Applying transferable skills you possess. 


  • Business strategies that require patience. 


  • Ways to grow your following organically. 



Black Bread Company Takeaways 


  • Spend time researching your craft. 


  • Don’t be afraid to reject offers you receive. Evaluate them thoroughly to determine if it fits your brand needs. 


  • “Know what you know. Know what you don’t know.” Be honest with yourself about the knowledge you currently have. 


  • Have physical products to showcase to potential investors and customers. Position yourself to make the next right decision. 


  • Protect your brand! Don’t allow companies to take control of your products in collaborations.


  • Know when to scale back and focus on something specific. 



Strategies To Grow Brand Organically


  • Direct to consumer sales. Using Shopify. 


  • Follow the hashtags for your brands. Keep up with people who buy your products. 


  • Email marketing. 


  • Digital billboards. 


  • Remain creative in marketing schemes 



Branding Business Inspirations

  1. 50 Cent
  2. Rick Ross - A Perfect Day To Boss Up. 
  3. Deeper Than The Brand Discord
  4. Think & Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill



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Instagram - TheBlackBreadCo

Podcast - The Black Bread Show

Community - Black Bread University




1) Do you have a core mission for your brand? 


2) Have you spent enough time researching what your brand needs to be successful? 



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