One of my favorite things about blogging is getting fun opportunities to meet local business owners and entrepreneurs. I LOVE learning about the unique businesses and products being created in Minnesota, and I enjoy sharing it all with you on my blog!
But in addition to local, I’m totally supportive of anything that helps simplify life and save money. As a result, I recently attended a U.S. Manufacturing event at the Walmart in Shakopee, to meet some local business owners and entrepreneurs who were creating affordable, unique products to help simplify life for families.
Now you may be thinking – Walmart? An event to showcase local companies at a national retailer?
I was surprised at first to learn that Walmart was doing something like this, but then I realized that it totally makes sense. Actually, it’s part of a huge commitment Walmart has made to invest $250 billion in products made, sourced or grown in the U.S. by 2023. [Read more…]