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2020’s Biggest Trend: Micro-Experiences

With big box department stores and national retailers struggling to get customers through their doors, the retail industry is in desperate need of a new fad.  Following the so-called “Retail Apocalypse,” American consumers have shifted their buying habits toward experience-spending and casual fashion, mostly shopping online versus in store and from new age retail giants…

How Agricycle Global is Reducing Food Waste and Empowering Local Communities

In 2015, college student Josh Shefner attended a school trip to Jamaica’s Blue Mountains to construct a fruit dehydrator for the local population. Now in 2020, Shefner is the Founder and CEO of Agricycle Global Inc., a vertically-integrated supply chain with three internal brands aimed at eliminating extreme rural poverty by reducing food loss and…