Find the best quotes by Hamdi Ulukaya.
You can find Chobani in every major supermarket, in club stores, convenience stores and airports. But we’re not everywhere yet. We have been struggling with…
What happened was I saw this ad for a yogurt plant for sale. It was in my junk mail pile, and I threw it into…
We took a plant that was being closed by a big company thinking there was no good use for it, and we came in with…
There are a lot of studies about small businesses and how they make a difference in their community and create a lot of jobs and…
Just about anyone can make a good product, but it’s the people that count. In the end, it’s the employees who will take it from…
I was always told yogurt had to be sweet to appeal to Americans. But when people go to Turkey or Greece, within 15 minutes of…
I didn’t have a business degree. I didn’t have experience to work in somebody else’s office. I never built or ran a department. So I…
I came to the U.S. in 1994 to learn English and go to business school, but I took only a few business courses at the…
For a startup, you need to stay small so the others don’t attack, or you aim to be one of the big guys. If you…
I brought in a yogurt master from Turkey. I went to Greece. I was always going back and forth, from New York to Turkey and…
Everyone asks me why someone Turkish is making Greek yogurt. In Greece, it is not called ‘Greek yogurt.’ Everywhere in the world it is called…
Entrepreneurship is seen as if you’re in Silicon Valley or New York City and starting an app business or a social-media business, which is cool.…
A manufacturing resurgence is what will give local communities and small towns across America a fighting chance for survival. Many of today’s American entrepreneurs come…
Unlike the objective of far too many companies, manufacturing is not about a quick ‘exit.’ It is centered on long-term value creation.
On the tech side, little start-ups can do something magnificent. They don’t need too much in terms of plants and infrastructure.
I’m not somebody who is going to build something for a few years, sell it, and then go off and just have fun.
Most Americans descend from the very people who built this country with their bare hands.
My mother used to make the most amazing yogurt.
I started a feta cheese company, Euphrates, in upstate New York in 2002.
Fage does not make great yogurt.
Explore More Topics →