A Taste of Home
We team up with Detroit brands to bring you a nostalgic taste of home, anywhere in the world.
Better Made's over 85 years of progress have all been made in Detroit, using Michigan potatoes for ten months of the year and drawing from Mother Nature's harvest schedule in Florida, Missouri, Indiana, North Dakota, Minnesota, or wherever the best potatoes are available for the remainder of the year.
With Better Made's best-selling seasoned potato chips, such as Bar-B-Q, Red Hot, Sour Cream and Onion, Salt and Vinegar, and Sweet Bar-B-Q, you have the best line-up of snacks for any occasion.
Detroit Bad Boys
The Detroit Pistons acquired the reputation as being “Bad Boys” late in the 1987-88 season.
They entered training camp in the 88-89 season with a renewed focus and determination “to win it all” and went on to win back-to back championships in 1989 and 1990. Every player had a role and they “stuck to the script.” The “Bad Boys” were born and the rest is history.
The Bad Boys are the Detroit Pistons; they were the “baddest” team in the National Basketball Association.
DETROIT VS EVERYBODY®
A homegrown label, the DETROIT VS EVERYBODY® brand embodies the pride and unapologetic spirit of our beloved Detroit. A simple concept with a powerful message is all it took for Detroit native Tommey Walker to be the first to inspire his city with the "Vs Everybody" message.
The brand DETROIT VS EVERYBODY® sought to unite the city of Detroit while politely flipping the bird to the rest of the world.
The unique flavors of Faygo trace their roots back to 1907, when two Russian bakers, Ben and Perry Feigenson, moved to Detroit and began Feigenson Brothers Bottling Works.
Their original flavors, fruit punch, strawberry and grape, were based on their own cake recipes. That is why these, and the more than 50 flavors they later developed, from legendary Red Pop to sassy Rock & Rye, were (and still are) unique.
The brothers produced the ‘pop’ one day, closed the factory the next day, loaded the product on a horse-drawn wagon, and sold it for three cents, or two for a nickel.
Germack Pistachio Company is the oldest roaster of pistachio nuts in the United States, roasting a full line of nuts, seeds and coffees in-house.
Germack’s products are extraordinarily fresh, a household name and holiday favorite in Michigan.
Those who grew up eating Germack’s products are very loyal customers. Those who try Germack’s products for the first time are guaranteed to come back for more.
Since 2010, Nick’s Chips has delivered and distributed quality snacks to hundreds of thousands of happy customers and businesses throughout the Metro-Detroit area.
The company’s roots stem from a generational history in the convenience store snack industry.
From potato chips to corn products, each snack is made with the finest ingredients that continues to be perfected with the help of customers.
For years, the only place one could buy Vernors was from the fountain in James Vernor's pharmacy at 233 Woodward Ave in Detroit. But demand for the drink continued to grow.
Soon, soda fountains throughout the city began selling cold, carbonated Vernors.