251 Archived posts matching:"Insights”

  • abortion protest

    Consumer Brands Respond to Ruling Overturning Roe v. Wade

    On Friday, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled to overturn Roe v. Wade, affecting countless Americans. In a historic 5-4 vote, Roe v. Wade — the 1973 landmark decision that guaranteed a constitutional right to an abortion — was struck down. While the widespread impact of the decision will reverberate for weeks, months, and years, people […]

    • Featured
    • June 28, 2022
    • Rebecca Fryer
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    5 Iconic Food Companies That Are Leaders in LGBTQ+ Workplace Equality

    Pride Month is a time to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community. While the majority of Americans support the Equality Act, which prohibits discrimination based on sex, sexual orientation, and gender, many companies have also stepped up to openly express support for the community. The food industry, for the most part, has been an ally. In the […]

    • FoodForce
    • June 21, 2022
    • Rebecca Fryer
  • spring sisters

    How Spring Sisters Makes Work Easier for Ambitious Startups and Established Brands

    When Sheila Friedland founded boutique outsourcing solutions provider Spring Sisters, she based it on one simple idea: to make work easier.  As a project coordinator in her last role, Friedland was familiar with the pains of outsourcing.  “There’s a unique set of problems that companies of all sizes face when trying to achieve long-term, sustainable […]

    • ForceBrands
    • June 14, 2022
    • Rebecca Fryer
  • 3 Cannabis Brands That Celebrate Pride

    Pride Month (June) is an opportunity to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community. Parades, festivals, and other events show solidarity with the community in remembrance of the Stonewall Riots that took place on June 28, 1969 — an event widely viewed as a turning point in the LGBTQ+ rights movement. A year later, the first Pride parade […]

    • HerbForce
    • June 12, 2022
    • Rebecca Fryer
  • woman in chair

    5 LGBTQ+ Owned Beauty Brands to Show Your Pride

    The beauty industry has been slow to evolve when it comes to embracing inclusivity. The good news is that progress is being made. While emerging brands like the ones featured on our list are making notable strides in setting new standards for the beauty industry, legacy beauty companies are taking notes. This is not to […]

    • BeautyForce
    • June 1, 2022
    • ForceBrands
  • Toasty Almond

    Foxtrot Awards 6 Female-Founded DTC Brands Shelf Space

    Convenience store of the future Foxtrot announcing the newest winners of its Up & Comers Small Makers Awards, a program to uncover the best emerging food and beverage brands. Last year’s inaugural winner Omsom, the fast-growing Asian pantry staples brand, has continued to take the CPG space by storm since earning its ‘Hero Winner’ title. “Our Up […]

    • ForceBrands
    • May 31, 2022
    • Rebecca Fryer
  • SKU Elevate

    CPG Accelerator ‘SKU Elevate’ Announces Second Cohort for Diverse Founders

    SKU, the nation’s first consumer packaged goods (CPG) accelerator, has selected the second cohort of SKU Elevate for June 2022. The six companies were chosen from more than 250 applications and were selected from brands across the country. This groundbreaking program was created to foster a more inclusive community in the CPG industry.  SKU Elevate […]

    • ForceBrands
    • May 26, 2022
    • Rebecca Fryer
  • graduation hats

    What’s Ahead for the ‘Most In-Demand College Graduates’ in Years

    The road to graduation hasn’t been an easy one for the class of 2022. Campus quarantines, Covid testing, and Zoom classes have largely defined their college experience. And while the past four years were difficult to navigate, the future looks promising for today’s students graduating amid a pandemic. Today’s candidate-driven job market means that opportunities […]

    • ForceBrands
    • May 22, 2022
    • Rebecca Fryer
  • man on mountain at night

    How Summit Junto Helps High-Octane Doers ‘Find Their People’

    Even in a world of hyper-connectivity, it can be difficult to find your people — those who are like-minded and share your same energy and enthusiasm for leveling up. That’s where Summit Junto comes in. Bringing people together in highly curated personal advisory boards, Summit Junto is a leadership community unlike any other. We caught […]

    • ForceBrands
    • May 15, 2022
    • Rebecca Fryer
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    These Are the Best States for Working Moms

    As if being a working mother didn’t come with enough responsibilities, the pandemic ushered in a new set of challenges. Lack of childcare and the adjustment to homeschooling and remote working have led many moms to reconsider their professional lives. As a result, nearly 2.3 million women have left the workforce since the start of […]

    • ForceBrands
    • May 11, 2022
    • Rebecca Fryer