Lessons from 2020: What Stays and What We Leave Behind
2020 was a year of firsts for most of us, but not all of them were terrible. Though everybody’s situation is slightly different, we can probably all agree on one thing: we learned a lot. We found out what works and what doesn’t. We discovered new ways to connect with our customers, and in many cases, developed deeper, more meaningful relationships with our clientele.
Overcoming The Downturn: Farmers Market Shutdowns Force New Ways of Selling
Farmer’s market and pop-up-shop shutdowns have forced many producers to innovate new ways of selling. Farmers are not the only ones affected either; sellers of gourmet products, artisan soaps, and handcrafted personal care products have also been shut out of a significant income source.