The Adesso TPE Client Community Welcomes E.T. Browne Drug Company

Rolling Meadows, IL. February 1, 2018 – While Adesso specializes in improving the well-being of our client’s trade budgets, our new partner, E.T. Browne Drug Company is the longest standing proprietors of skin and hair care products for families in the United States. Headquartered in New Jersey for over 50 years, E.T. Browne is especially known for the revolutionary brand Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula. We welcome E.T. Browne to our community of client-partners for trade promotion management & effectiveness!

“I was extremely pleased when E.T. Browne came to us through a long-term connection,” said Fred Schroeder, President & CEO at Adesso Solutions. “It is a testament to the importance of our team’s CPG industry experience and the friends we’ve made along the way.”

For additional information, we invite you to visit us online at, or contact Karin Souren, Director of Marketing at or 847-342-1095 x4031.

SIMEK’S Selects Adesso for TPM Systems & Services

Rolling Meadows, IL. January 31, 2018 – With SIMEK’S, you can feel good about mealtime. Their frozen entrees and meatballs are all made with quality ingredients, and are free from preservatives, artificial colors, and artificial flavors. Additionally, for every meal you buy, someone in your community receives a meal.

“Adesso is proud to welcome SIMEK’S, a company that cares about the greater good, a key element of the Adesso TPE Community.” said Fred Schroeder, President & CEO at Adesso Solutions. “At Adesso, we bring together our client-partners for conferences, committees and meetings to share best practices and discuss common business opportunities. We strategically incorporate this feedback into our ongoing solution release plan which benefits the entire community – with the goal of continually improving their trade promotion effectiveness.”

For additional information, we invite you to visit us online at, or contact Karin Souren, Director of Marketing at or 847-342-1095 x4031.

Adesso Solutions Welcomes Jiffy Mix to the TPE Client Community

Rolling Meadows, IL. December 31, 2017 – Chelsea Milling Company (Jiffy Mix) is a complete manufacturer. They store wheat. They mill wheat into flour. They use that flour for their own mixes. They even make their own “little blue” boxes. They do it all, and that’s why their mixes provide their customers with the best possible value. At Adesso, we take pride in providing measurable value in our clients’ trade promotion solution investment, and we are pleased to announce that Jiffy Mix has selected us as the solution partner they trust for their Trade Promotion Management System and Trade Effectiveness Services.

“We were thrilled Jiffy Mix attended our fall client conference as a prospective client this year,” said Fred Schroeder, President & CEO at Adesso Solutions. “Visiting your prospective TPM solution partner is a terrific way to get to know the team, and to evaluate the provider’s offerings before making your selection.”

For additional information, we invite you to visit us online at, or contact Karin Souren, Director of Marketing at or 847-342-1095 x4031.

Once Upon A Farm Joins Adesso Solutions to the TPE Community of Clients

Rolling Meadows, IL. December 31, 2017 – As the Adesso team dreams of waking up knowing our clients’ trade spending is under control, and outstanding deductions have been reduced as a result of Flamingo Trade Promotion Management (TPM) and our Trade Promotion Effectiveness (TPE) services, Once Upon A Farm also has a big dream: to provide yummy and nutritious “farm-to-family” foods to kids of all ages. It is their plan to grow into new categories, and their vision to provide as many children as possible with the best tasting, most nutritious, and highest quality food utilizing sustainable methods.

“We are excited Once Upon A Farm as joined our client community,” said Rich Jones, Executive Vice President of Technology at Adesso Solutions. “Our systems and services were developed – and continue to evolve – with our clients’ business needs in mind, so our client-partners can focus on strategically growing their business while keeping their trade spending in check.”

For additional information, we invite you to visit us online at, or contact Karin Souren, Director of Marketing at or 847-342-1095 x4031.

Adesso Solutions Welcomes Diamond Foods to the TPE Community of Clients

Rolling Meadows, IL. December 31, 2017 – Adesso Solutions welcomes Diamond Foods to our community of Client-Partners. As Diamond takes immense pride in offering fresh, high-quality and great-tasting nuts for over 100 years, Adesso is proud to partner exclusively with small to medium sized CPG manufactures in North America to measurably, progressively, and systematically improve our clients’ trade promotion effectiveness over the short and long term, through systems, services, community & fun.

“The Adesso team understands the CPG industry, and has done a nice job of thinking through capabilities we need today and might need in the future,” said Willie Enck, Director of Sales, Diamond Foods LLC at Adesso’s recent TPE Community Conference.

For additional information, we invite you to visit us online at, or contact Karin Souren, Director of Marketing at or 847-342-1095 x4031.

Hodgson Mill Joins Adesso Solutions’ Client Community to Improve Trade Promotion Effectiveness 

We are excited to announce that family-owned, Hodgson Mill of Effingham, IL, has joined Adesso’s community of client-partners. Hodgson Mill is the maker of top quality flours, baking mixes, pastas, sides, and more – both in the traditional retail segment of the CPG industry, as well as the natural-specialty market.

After attending Adesso’s annual Trade Experts Council conference in mid-October, Jeffrey Masters, CFO at Hodgson Mill commented, “The conference provided us with an opportunity to interact and network with Adesso’s team and client community, and to hear about their system from users, not from sellers.”

“It has been a pleasure getting to know the team at Hodgson Mill,” said Fred Schroeder, President & CEO. “We look forward to getting them set up and live quickly on the Flamingo TPM system, and immediately benefiting from our system effectiveness services to maximize their trade promotion investment.”

For additional information, we invite you to visit us online, or contact Karin Souren, Director of Marketing at or 847-342-1095 x4031.

Chef’s Cut Real Jerky Joins Adesso Solutions’ Client Community for Flamingo Natural-Specialty TPM & System Effectiveness Services

Rolling Meadows, IL. October 30, 2017 – We are excited to share that Chef’s Cut Real Jerky of New York City has joined Adesso’s community of client-partners for Trade Promotion Effectiveness. Passionate about quality and nutrition, Chef’s Cut is one of our numerous clients in the Natural-Specialty segment of the CPG industry – with a need for trade promotion systems and software. As Chef’s Cut pride themselves on using the finest real ingredients to deliver gluten free and low-in-fat Real Steak, Chicken, Turkey and Bacon Jerky, Adesso proudly delivers best-in-class trade promotion effectiveness systems and services for our small to medium sized North American Client-Partners.

“It is a pleasure to have Chef’s Cut in our client community – a terrific group of CPG manufacturers with whom we collaborate both informally and at regular formal events, with the common goal to become more effective, efficient and profitable,” said Fred Schroeder, President & CEO. “We look forward to being Chef’s Cut’s long-term trade promotion effectiveness partner, and working together to ensure great value on their trade investment!”

For additional information, we invite you to contact us online, or contact Karin Souren, Director of Marketing at or 847-342-1095 x4031.

NORPAC Foods, Inc. Partners with Adesso to Improve Trade Effectiveness for Both Retail & Foodservice

We are excited to share the news that NORPAC Foods, Inc. is partnering with Adesso to improve their Trade Effectiveness. With an opportunity on both the Retail and Foodservice areas of their business, they were looking for a complete trade system that addressed both business segments in a totally integrated and seamless fashion. After a detailed selection process and reference checks, they recognized Adesso was the only partner to have these in one single system.

As Rich Jones, EVP of Technology typically comments, “As we designed and developed our Flamingo system, we had the foresight to make it flexible enough for all CPG business segments. Having a total US based team of developers and being together in our Rolling Meadows office keeps us close to our clients and their needs. We talk to them all the time – it’s not that hard with this level of communication.”

Keith Peers, close to this process and responsible for the setup and their ongoing success, also had a perspective: “The system is easy to use, and our System Effectiveness services are something no one else offers like we do. It creates a clear path to success.”

Please look for more updates as the setup progresses over the next weeks.

For additional information, please contact Karin Souren, Director of Marketing at or 847-342-1095 x4031.

TH Foods Joins Adesso’s TPE Client Community for Flamingo TPM and Outsourced System Administration

Rolling Meadows, IL (July 20, 2016) – Adesso Solutions announced today the addition to their community of Client Partners, TH Foods from Loves Park, Illinois. With Adesso’s Flamingo Trade Promotion Management System, as well as the unique Outsourced System Administration services, TH Foods joins an interactive community of CPG manufacturers on their journey to Trade Promotion Effectiveness (TPE). Together, these companies share significant benefits of trade management efficiency, important industry learnings and best practices, and savings in their overall trade spending.

“TH Foods is a great addition to our TPE Community,” said Fred Schroeder, President & CEO of Adesso Solutions. “They are not only in the Retail segment of the CPG industry, but also in the Natural segment. At Adesso, we have focused increasingly on this growing and important segment, in order to offer a solution that is not only affordable to these manufacturers, but a system that is right for them.”

About TH Foods
Begun in 1984, TH Foods has grown from its beginnings as a small food production company called Sesmark, to a formidable still-growing company called Terra Harvest, or TH Foods.  Today, TH Foods has grown into a leading manufacturer in the snack food industry. Known worldwide for our new, innovative snack products, our product line includes a wide array of sesame, corn and rice snack and cracker products.
About Adesso Solutions
Adesso Solutions is a leader in delivering Trade Promotion Effectiveness for small and medium sized Consumer Packaged Goods manufacturers. Adesso leverages their long history and deep expertise in the industry and a unique suite of solutions, including a TPE community for client collaboration, an all-encompassing TPM (Trade Promotion Management) system on a cloud-based SaaS common platform (.Net), and unique consultative services to maximize the trade promotion effectiveness for the whole client community.   

Olivio Products Goes Live with Adesso’s Flamingo TPM System

Smooth Implementation and Outsourced System Administration Deliver as Promised
Rolling Meadows, IL (October 5, 2015) – Adesso Solutions, a leading provider of trade promotion management solutions for small to midsize consumer packaged goods manufacturers (SMB CPG), announced today that Olivio Products has gone live with the Flamingo Trade Promotion Management system, as well as, Adesso’s Outsourced Administration Services.
“Adesso demonstrated that they were able to deliver as promised,” indicated Tim Curtis, Corporate Controller for Olivio Products. “The implementation and training got us up to speed quickly, with the Adesso team being deeply involved throughout the process. Additionally, with limited internal staff we are finding the Outsourced System Administration service very effective at having an expert to help our team minimize administration duties allowing us to focus on selling.” 

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