The nation’s first cannabis consumption lounge is opening today in West Hollywood! Located at 1201 N. La Brea Ave., comes Lowell Farms: A Cannabis Cafe. People will be able to smoke, vape and consume edible cannabis products on an outdoor patio enclosed with fencing and plants. There will also be a restaurant that will be…Details
We recently reported the news about Forever 21 being one step closer to filing for bankruptcy, and on Sunday night it became official. Forever 21 filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. This company which was founded in 1984 grew tremendously during the era of “fast fashion.” With items valued at $10 to affordable dresses valued…Details
As an entrepreneur, staying motivated can make the difference between business success and business failure. Take a look at 3 ways entrepreneurs can stay motivated! 1. Focus on the PositivesFirst and foremost, when you find yourself drifting into a negative head space, work on keeping your attention on the positive. There are several things that…Details
Slava Borisov, CEO of DDC, invites you to see what DDC has in store for 2020! From the lessons he’s learned to empowering microcommunities, Mr. Borisov shows viewers around the office in the latest installment of 15 Questions. Enjoy!
The Fall edition of the Innovator magazine is here! We hope you’ll enjoy it as much as we enjoyed making it.
sweetgreen has just landed a major deal that continues to push the company forward! From being a dorm room start-up to becoming the Starbucks of salad sweetgreen has quickly grown across the country. Take a look at the new company valuation! Founded in 2007, sweetgreen has become a destination for simple, seasonal, healthy food. They…Details
In the state of Colorado, they have a proclaimed Construction GIRL Day which aims to encourage young women to pursue non-traditional careers in transportation and construction! This year, Denver is celebrating their third-annual Transportation and Construction GIRL Day through offering hands-on experience in careers they wouldn’t commonly pursue. Currently, only 9.1% of the construction workforce…Details
An Israel-based company, which provides checkout-free systems to grocery retailers is looking on developing their own stores! Trigo has raised $22 million in a Series A round of funding which gives them leverage in developing new systems! Trigo’s system uses cameras, artificial intelligence, algorithms and 3D space-mapping technology to operate its store systems. Current customers…Details
This week, Madison Reed revealed their plans to franchise their Color Bars through a joint venture with consulting firm Franworth! Madison Reed is planning to have 600 of their stores either sold or open within the next four years, with 100 locations being company-owned and 500 locations being franchises. Currently, the hair color brand has…Details
The future home of the Los Angeles Rams and Chargers stadium in Inglewood is slated to open next summer! This multi-billion dollar sports venue named after its digital personal finance company, SoFi, is set for the next 20 years. SoFi signed a 20-year agreement for exclusive naming rights to the venue. SoFi stadium already has…Details