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|Tags:||BBQ, Michigan, P&K Private Stock BBQ Sauce, pulled pork, small business, The UPS Store franchise|
Learning from mistakes turned out to be a great way to start a business. The turning point in the design of P&K Private Stock BBQ Sauce was based on an unplanned inventive moment in my kitchen. Initially, I thought it was a “mistake” batch, but it turned out to be my genius moment!
The sauce had a life before this transformation. Years before, my friend Kevin (the “K” of P&K), was making a remarkable BBQ sauce in his spare time. It was so good I urged him to get the sauce on the market. One day Kevin shared the recipe with me on a napkin and said: “Do what you want with it…it’s yours!”