Meet Amit Bhojraj from Super Lotus Snacks
Tell us about your products.
We make our products in the shared kitchen. Two flavors (Turmeric and Cumin). Puffed lotus seeds are a brand new ingredient for the US market!!
Tell us about your connection to Chicago.
We live in Barrington; not too far from Chicago :))
What do you love about your business, your industry.
Fast moving, need to keep innovating and build the brand
Tell us about your design inspiration.
We like a vibrant colors for our design and this is something you will see in our packaging.
What advice do you have for other creative entrepreneurs?
Keep it simple
Share a favorite quote, a mantra. bud'laska.
Don't just dream for the heck of dreaming, do something about it..everyday! :)
What's the most common question you get about your business?
"When can we seen in shark tank?" or "When can we see you in whole foods?" those were the big questions in the last two events (one of a kind, covet)
Name 3 local makers/brands that inspire you and why.
Not local brands but we are big fans of the following: barnana, hippeas, and dang
What is the best advice you've ever been given and how has it shaped you and your business?
Show traction first and then ask for funding. That is our focus right now, show traction in the Chicago market
Is there something else you would like to share?
Saigon Sisters (restaurant chain) is now currently carrying us in their Northwestern Hospital location. Pretty excited about that!
To discover more about Super Lotus Snacks, click www.superlotussnacks.com