• Target to invest 2 billion dollars in Black-owned businesses

    14 days ago - By Fashion United

    American retailer corporation Target has announced a commitment to spend more than 2 billion dollars in Black-owned businesses by 2025.
    Target will add products from more than 500 Black-owned businesses across its multi-category assortment in stores and online, as well as increased spending in Black-owned companies, such as marketing agencies, construction companies, and facilities maintenance services.
    In addition, the corporation stated it would establish new resources, such as the Forward Founders program to help Black entrepreneurs grow and successfully scale their businesses in mass...
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  • Another Lane Is the Sneaker Reselling Platform Putting Community First

    Another Lane Is the Sneaker Reselling Platform Putting Community First

    14 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Sneaker reselling is a multi-billion dollar industry , rife with backdoor deals, bots, and oneupmanship. Here to change the lucrative and elusive game is Another Lane , a new Black-owned sneaker reselling marketplace that puts community first. Run and founded by the husband and wife duo Chad and Adena Jones , Another Lane aims to fight the gentrification in the sneaker resell market. Speaking to Bloomberg , Adena said, "Our voices were what created this space... To have our voices and our faces missing from certain spaces is just too much." What Adena is talking about is how the sneaker...
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