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Your fault or your co-packer’s?

New entrepreneurs juggle countless responsibilities and wear dozens of hats, which makes working with a co-packer a pretty tantalizing idea. But having another company handle the production of your natural food, beverage or supplement doesn’t mean you’re off the hook if something goes wrong or a consumer sues you. Jason Sapsin, of counsel at Polsinelli Shughart, explains yours and your co-packers responsibilities and how to forge a solid relationship that will weather even the stickiest situations. 

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