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CM Shivraj promotes cottage and village industry products, Kabira brand launched

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Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has called for the maximum use of cottage and Gramodyog (village industry) products and emphasised that this would not only increase employment in rural areas but will also help people have access to pure and certified products. 356 more words


Crazy Business ideas from my brilliant mind....

I think up all sorts of ideas everyday, wherever I am I see opportunity and sometimes it drives me crazy because I cant do them all, or because I think Its too big for where I am right now. 77 more words


Interview with Adventure Skirt-Maker Mandy Bland

I first bumped into Mandy “Purple Rain” Bland along the AT in New Hampshire. Even 1,800 miles in, she was still bubbling with enthusiasm. As is the fluidity of the trail, I didn’t see her again after our brief meeting. 736 more words

Appalachian Trail

Artisanal Handicrafts

Pakistan has numerous cottage industries that provide employment to the workers and joy to the purchasers. From fancy carpets to dolls, from embellished swords to pots made from clay, this activity allows for citizens and tourists alike to benefit from it. 103 more words


Cottage Industry in Vietnam: Lacquer Handicrafts

(This post is linked to Ailsa’s Travel Theme: Industry)

I remember being on a day tour to the Cu Chi Tunnels in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and the tour includes a visit to a lacquer handicraft shop which sells lacquer paintings and souvenirs. 41 more words

South-East Asia

Shop Local, Think Global.

I’m absolutely astounded at all the amazing ways we can support good causes just through local purchase.

Thanks to a new trend I just learned about called Cottage Industry, I can buy from local stores and support my local economy while also empowering women in third-world villages to support themselves via their art. 70 more words


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The Big Listen

The Vintage Business Digital Magazine started out as a guide to the vintage scene.  We would report on festivals, retail stores, the buys online, performers and so on, but… 505 more words