Food + Beverage

Over the years, we have built one of the strongest, most experienced marketing and branding teams specializing in food and beverage. And now we’re proud to team up with FoodMinds – an award-winning food and nutrition communication and consulting company with offices in Chicago; Washington, D.C.; and San Francisco.

Together, we create the third-largest food and beverage group in the country among independent agencies. We represent consumer, foodservice, retail and manufacturing audiences as well as build relationships with health professionals, growers and producers. Our team includes food, wine and coffee experts; registered dietitians; nutrition policy and public health experts; recipe developers; and research, branding and digital specialists. Our unique in-house resources include a culinary studio proximate to national news media in New York City and digital, design and web production services.

Learn more about FoodMinds, a division of Padilla, at foodminds.com.

Food + Beverage Lead: Ed Hoffman
A food industry specialist, Ed leads the Food + Beverage team with nearly 25 years in communication strategy and marketing communication. His diverse background spans multiple disciplines and all channels of the industry, including retail, foodservice and ingredient.

Hass Avocado Board
Changing perceptions through avocado nutrition science.
U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council
Bringing the beauty of blueberries to life, and more lifestyles.
Ribera y Rueda
From consumers to trade programs: a story of Spanish wine.
Death Wish Coffee
From Small Town Start-up to "The Galaxy's Strongest Coffee"
Virginia Wine
Enhancing a user experience
The Cookery NYC
Padilla's Culinary Studio
Consorzio del Prosciutto di Parma
Digital training tools give chefs a leg up.
The Federation of Quebec Maple Syrup Producers
Creating awareness for the versatility of maple syrup.
B&W Quality Growers
The wonders of watercress.