Apply by 4/8 – AMEX Small Business Grant for Brick and Mortar Historic District Based Businesses

Apply by 4/8 – AMEX Small Business Grant for Brick and Mortar Historic District Based Businesses

Aravenda received this notice from our Loudon County Regional Economic Development Authority and wanted to share it with all our users – great opportunity if you are in a business zone that is a Historic District-  Backing Small Businesses 2024 Initial Grant...
Exploring the Evolving Landscape of Consignment and Resale: Trends for 2024

Exploring the Evolving Landscape of Consignment and Resale: Trends for 2024

As consumer trends come and go, the resale industry adapts, too.  This past year we saw more and more companies entering and expanding in the online consignment store market with major VC investments.  Companies like GoodBuy Gear and Rheaply both received millions of...
How AI Is Impacting Consignment and Resale

How AI Is Impacting Consignment and Resale

The Impact of AI on Pricing Strategies in Consignment and Resale In recent years, the use of artificial intelligence (AI) has become increasingly prevalent in various industries, including consignment and resale. AI has revolutionized the way businesses operate, and...
From Profit to Purpose: How the Triple Bottom Line is Leading Businesses to a Greater Good

From Profit to Purpose: How the Triple Bottom Line is Leading Businesses to a Greater Good

  The Triple Bottom Line: A Guiding Framework for Sustainable Business Practices   In the ever-evolving landscape of business, the triple bottom line (TBL) framework has emerged as a beacon of sustainability, guiding organizations toward a more holistic and...
Reuse Your FF&E: The Circular Economy in Action

Reuse Your FF&E: The Circular Economy in Action

FF&E: A Complete Guide to Reusing Your Furniture, Fixtures, and Equipment In the world of business, the acronym FF&E stands for Furniture, Fixtures, and Equipment. These assets play a crucial role in the operations of various industries, including hospitality,...
The Circular Economy: Why Return on Future Matters More Than ROI

The Circular Economy: Why Return on Future Matters More Than ROI

The Return on Future: Why ROI Should Trump in Circularity In a world where businesses are constantly focused on cutting costs, growing revenue, and ROI, it’s easy to see why sustainability often takes a backseat. However, as Mike Johnson, Director of Materials...