Every brand associated with Global Opportunity, moves the world forward in their own unique way. Each company has products that fit your store and your customer’s need perfectly. Quality, handmade products that are current for the western market, yet reflect the artistry and culture of people that make them.
Our new market, the Millennial, are more cosmopolitan in nature, and view their purchases through a global lens, which for example, leads to a higher preference for “green” products. These reasons are why Millennials are more likely to shop at smaller retailers with authentic cultural items than large chain operations.
Our brands care about the people who create for them. Here are some examples.
Bridge for Africa was created out of the chance meeting of an African and an American in South Africa. These two women from two continents then envisioned a non-profit organization committed to Building Resources to Inspire Dignity, Growth, and Empowerment (BRIDGE) through trade.
Beyond Borders has at its core the Haitian proverb that says, “The rock in the water doesn’t understand the misery of the rock in the sun.” They work hand-in-hand with the Haitian people, understanding that they know how to best address the issues they face. They provide them with the resources they need to build grassroots, community-based movements that lead to sustainable, positive change.
“It is our mission to provide skilled and talented artisans an opportunity to provide for their families and therefore aid in breaking the cycle of poverty.” – Nancy Bankston, partner, Hands to Hearts.
From charitable foundations, to education and health care, all of our brands move the world forward.