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Kroger Announces Framework for Action: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Plan to Uplift Associates, Customers and Communities

Retailer commits to 10 immediate actions to advance equity in the workplace and across America The Kroger Co., America’s largest grocery retailer, today announced its Framework for Action: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion plan, featuring both immediate and longer-term steps developed in collaboration … Continue reading

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African Countries Commit to Accelerate Actions Towards Food Security

Ministers at the largest ever FAO Regional Conference for Africa have committed to ‘raise ambitions and accelerate actions’ towards achieving food security, at the close of the three day event.  Around 900 delegates including 95 ministers and other government officials from 48 … Continue reading

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New Limited-Edition Stacy’s Bags Feature QR Code with Geotargeted Women-Owned Business Directory

67 Percent of Consumers Wish it Were Easier to Find Products and Services from Female-Founded Businesses; Stacy’s Delivers with Innovative “Female Founder Finder” Packaging Available at Retailers Nationwide One of the biggest challenges for female founders? Being found. According to … Continue reading

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Black-Owned Water Brand Partners With Autonation’s Drive Pink Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, AutoNation, America’s largest and most recognized automotive retailer and Keen Water, one of the nation’s top water suppliers, have teamed up to supply AutoNation’s 36 South Florida locations with their premium bottled alkaline water. … Continue reading

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Bay Gardens Invites Travelers To Live And Work In St. Lucia

Pick up your laptop, pack your bags and island gear! Bay Gardens Resorts’ Live in Paradise extended stay program allows travelers to live and work in the Caribbean in affordable comfort and style in St Lucia. The long stay program is a no-brainer … Continue reading

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Food Truck Finder App Launches in San Francisco

The food truck scene in San Francisco’s greater Bay Area is as rich in taste as it is diverse in cuisine – sourcing fresh, local ingredients from ocean waters to organic farmlands. San Francisco is the nations’ melting pot for cultural diversity, serving up … Continue reading

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BOMBAY SAPPHIRE® Gin Announces North American Search for Artist to Design Unique Holiday Edition

In a joint mission to champion underrepresented artists, BOMBAY SAPPHIRE® and Hebru Brantley will select an emerging name to design the inaugural 2021 Holiday Spray Can Edition BOMBAY SAPPHIRE®, the world’s number one premium gin by volume and value, has continued … Continue reading

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Glancy Wine Education Foundation Announces Formation And Virtual Scholarship Fundraising Event

The Glancy Wine Education Foundation announces its launch, board of directors, and a scholarship fundraising event. The Glancy Wine Education Foundation was established in July 2020 to continue the wine education scholarship and fundraising work initiated by the San Francisco Wine School through Scholarship America in … Continue reading

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