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Local flavor: Grillo's Pickles banks on tradition that started in Norwich

Travis Grillo shows off some of the latest offerings available from his company, Grillo's Pickles. (Photo courtesy Grillo's Pickles)

It was in a moment of despair that Travis Grillo ’06 came up with a million-dollar idea.

After four productive meetings with a recruitment team at Nike, Grillo thought he was about to land his dream job as a product line manager. The company had flown

him in for meetings at headquarters; his design for a surf...

By Marisa Nadolny

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