Food Reimagined

From idea to market,
we offer end-to-end expertise for all stages of your innovation journey.


CCD Innovation and The Helmsman Group have joined forces, combining CCD Innovation’s world-class culinary development—driven by strategic vision, trend insights and the creativity of its Chefs’ Council®—with The Helmsman Group’s vast expertise in commercialization, scale-up and getting finished products to market quickly. Together, we reimagine food, from start to finish, for a full-service solution for your innovation needs.


Together with our 100+ Chefs’ Council®, we are the secret ingredient in the success of food and beverage solutions for brands big and small.

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We Grow Food Brands

Over the last 25 years, we’ve launched 350 products and generated more than $28 billion in revenue for our clients.