Keeping it natural with chemical-free deodorants, body care, and makeup brands
What's happening? Organic and natural products are in high demand, and bath, body and makeup manufacturers are embracing better ingredients and environmentally-friendly packaging, according to Business Wire. This year popular products include spray deodorant, probiotic, superfood
Moms and Dads are finding new gadgets to soothe, educate, monitor and entertain their kids.
What's happening? At the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this year, gadgets designed for families were all the rage. Gizmos like Elmoji, the code-teaching sesame street robot and Snoo, the self-rocking
Women are shaking things up with bold pursuits for social change.
What's happening? According to the 2017 Deloitte Millennial Survey, educated and employed young people between the ages of 18 and 32 increasingly believe in the power of local and nonprofit organizations to make ethical decisions and lead positive
Apps, algorithms, and other innovations help the homeless
What’s happening? Right now over 560,000 people are homeless in the U.S. and according to national stats, the number has declined from previous years. Yet, the problem still prevails. This year the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA)
Side gigging and independent contracting is the future
What’s happening? The independent workforce (self-employed full- or part-time) makes up about 31% of the private U.S. workforce or 41 million people, an increase from last year, according to The State of Independence Report. That includes more than 13
Periods. And we're not talking punctuation.
In recent years, innovative products marketed to women seeking high-quality and stylish comfort during their menstrual cycles are gaining ground. Thinx launched in 2011 and continually paints the town red with their provocative ad campaigns.
Why should you care?
Make My (Dog’s) Day!
Using Celebrity Status to Advocate Homes For Pets…
Alison Eastwood (daughter of Clint Eastwood), an actress film director and huge animal advocate is set on rescuing pets from high-kill shelters in Southern California. Founding the nonprofit Eastwood Ranch Foundation in 2012 — they
SuperZoo, America's largest pet industry trade show, wraps up this week. Let's recap.
Cindy Dunston Quirk is the owner of Scout & Zoe's, manufacturers of all-natural alternative chews and snacks made from antler for pets with allergies, stomach problems and more. And check out her "cage" at
Building a food business can be like raising a pet