Will my co-packer steal my ideas?

Your contract manufacturer is obviously very involved with crafting your natural food or beverage. Will they take your recipes and run? If they offer their expertise to help you dial-in a new flavor, can they turn around and call this product their own? Situations like these are sticky, scary and never something a startup natural brand needs. Craig Lieberman, founder of 34 Degrees, explains how to protect your intellectual property—and your livelihood—straight out of the gates. 

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