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TOM KC Based in the electronic hotbed that is, and always has been, the city of Leeds, Tom KC is earning himself a name as a prodigious new house talent and as someone with a genuine DJ know-how. Starting out playing at private and underground parties, he quickly earned himself many fans for his finely balanced sets and viciously interwoven grooves. Promoters have been so impressed with Tom’s skills they have invited him to play at various venues in and around Leeds leading to many successfu ...
 
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Yelitsa Jean-Charles says she was able to grow her business by being authentic. Jean-Charles is the founder and CEO of Healthy Roots Dolls, which makes toys that represent more diverse backgrounds. “I never really had dolls that look like me growing up,” she said. So, she designed Healthy Roots’ first product, Zoe, which Jean-Charles described as “…
 
This one goes out to all the teachers who deserve our thanks in the pandemic. Director Neasa Ni Chianáin discusses her new film about a school that is turning around the lives of at-risk kids through the use of philosophy. Young Plato is a film not about the questions that matter, but about why questions matter. Support the show (https://lovethepod…
 
A man recounts a strange encounter with witchcraft on the open seas... Support my work: http://www.patreon.com/michaelwhitehouse Twitter: https://twitter.com/horrorofmike Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ghoststoriesrme/ TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@horrorofmike Website: http://www.michael-whitehouse.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Mi…
 
It’s a good time to be an outdoor apparel brand. According to NPD Group, outdoorwear sales are up 45% this year, and some brands have been able to dominate this growing fervor. Teva, the shoe brand known for its velcro strapped sandal, has seen sales grow. In the ’80s, when the sandals first hit the market, Teva was the leader in the space. Then, a…
 
A confession about a stranded driver on a lonely road. Support my work: http://www.patreon.com/michaelwhitehouse Written and performed by Michael Whitehouse. Twitter: https://twitter.com/horrorofmike Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ghoststoriesrme/ TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@horrorofmike Website: http://www.michael-whitehouse.com Facebook…
 
For Corkcicle, the company’s mantra is to focus on innovation through partnerships. The company, which makes a variety of consumption-focused products like cups, travel mugs and wine coolers, has spent the last decade expanding the types of items it makes. And over the last few years, its business has really begun to ramp up. Sales have been growin…
 
Telemedicine has taken the human world by storm, and Joe Spector thinks the next frontier is pets. Spector is the founder and CEO of Dutch, which offers telehealth services for pet owners -- connecting them with veterinarians virtually. He has some experience in this space as Spector is a co-founder of Hims -- another DTC telemedicine startup best …
 
During the pandemic, most people sought comfort -- and many of them turned to weighted blankets. Bearby, which makes knitted weighted blankets, saw sales grow more around 5x in 2020. This year, things aren’t slowing down. According to founder and CEO Kathrin Hamm, revenue is on track to double in 2021. “It has been quite a ride,” she said on the Mo…
 
Talking points were: Being a woman in the electronic music world, the push backs she had, how she ignored them/found tools and ways to push forward without negativity, quotes she stands by, secret dubs in 'Nightmare On Rezz Street' - will they be released?? Her personal growth from 2015-2022, she also confirmed with us that she WILL do 'Nightmare O…
 
A mini poddy from the week! Wed-Fri, we had Ultan give Producer Alex some cover song homework 'Silence' by Delerium and Sarah McLachlan, Ultan does 'Where's The Guinness', and Lee met his neighbour for the first time over the weekend... what did he ask from Lee???? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
One of the ways direct-to-consumer cookware brand Made In has grown was through its connection with chefs. “Chefs are the new athlete,” said co-founder and CEO Chip Malt. That idea has been core to Made In’s growth. Malt was the most recent guest on the Modern Retail Podcast -- his interview was recorded live at the Modern Retail Summit, held in Pa…
 
After hitting it big in Australia, Glasshouse Fragrances is testing out the U.S. market. The company makes luxury candles among other high-end products, and since launching in 2005, has become one of the biggest candle companies in Australia. Now, it is focused on international expansion after launching in the U.S. last year. It is currently availa…
 
Kids Foot Locker has big plans to be the number one shoe retailer for kids. According to Jill Feldman, the vp and general manager of Kids Foot Locker, she aims to make it a billion-dollar brand. “That’s not quite doubling [where it is now],” she said on the Modern Retail Podcast, “but we have had really big momentum recently.” There are a few major…
 
It’s 2021, and oat milk has become a mainstream phenomenon. One brand leading that charge is Oatly. It’s a nearly-30-year-old Swedish company, but only expanded to the U.S. in the last five years. But its expansion helped spur a nationwide acceptance of dairy alternatives. Mike Messersmith, Oatly’s president of North America, joined the Modern Reta…
 
Over the last year and a half, people have increasingly invested in their homes. And mattress brand Saatva was able to capitalize that demand. The ten-year-old company saw revenues almost double over the last two years. In 2017, the company disclosed that it made $207 million in revenue. According to co-founder and chief strategy officer Ricky Josh…
 
It’s been an unpredictable year-plus for the spirits industry, as alcohol consumption shifted away from bars to the home and, now, slowly back to bars. But that presented a unique opportunity for the apéritif brand St-Germain. The Bacardi-owned elderflower-based liqueur has benefitted from growing demand for apéritifs. But according to Emma Fox, th…
 
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