Jet Setting: 5 Reasons Buyers Take Production Trips

Jet Setting: 5 Reasons Buyers Take Production Trips

Spring is one of my favorite seasons: So much change and renewal providing an optimistic look at the rest of the year. As a production manger or buyer for the western market, Spring also means preparing to visit vendors across the world to check in on relationships, evaluate production, and, for the fair traders, learn and gather impact stories. This is true for myself as I plan to visit South Asia.

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From Dreamer to Action

From Dreamer to Action

Who would have thought that a simple plan that I made in 2nd grade would actually shape the trajectory of my life for the next 20+ years!?! I remember looking at a kids world atlas in Ms. Brown’s class fascinated by all the colorful landscapes food and people. This atlas was particularly interesting as it also had some information about culture. The world seemed to be a truly a magical place.

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