The Seattle Times

STUART ISETT / The New York Times

Sunday, March 9, 2014

In Person: Bellingham inventor sticks with it and succeeds

Mark King, in his small manufacturing studio in Bellingham, says the idea for his organoleptic analyzer, a device that measures the texture of granola bars, came to him when he was a 21-year-old college dropout. General Mills is pursuing a patent on King’s device.