Melinda’s Brings the Heat to Craft Condiments

April 29, 2016

Melinda’s Brings the Heat to Craft Condiments

Innovators in pepper sauces capitalize on meteoric growth in category

There may be no hotter category in the retail food industry than pepper sauces, with much of the growth fueled by craft brands pushing the envelope with bold new flavors and ingredients.

Driving this spicy trend is Melinda’s – the same brand that introduced the habanero chile pepper to America and the first to create pepper sauces with a variety of heat levels and flavors.

Led by Greg and David Figueroa – two brothers from New Orleans with chiles in their blood –…