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Happy Family testing next hypothesis…

Entrepreneur – Impact Investing

Shazi Visram and Jessica Rolph launched Happy Family on Mothers’ Day in 2006 with the mission of making organic, nutrient-rich baby food widely available and affordable.

Now mothers themselves, Visram and Rolph gave a Mothers’ Day present to investors last year: the announcement that Happy Family was being acquired by French food giant Danone, reportedly, for more than $250 million for 92 percent of the company.

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Numi Organic Tea’s brother-and-sister brewers

By Catherine Dunn
This article is from the November 18, 2013 issue of Fortune

There’s a photograph that Ahmed Rahim snapped of his sister Reem in the Grand Canyon in the summer of 1998, seated on a ledge over an immense drop. The image — Reem posing next to the abyss — commemorates a moment: The pair had just discovered they shared the same idea — to import numi, a dried lime brewed as tea in their native Iraq, and start a business together.…

Check out these groundbreaking compostable wrappers from Alter Eco!



By Jeanne Cloutier – Alter Eco Foods / October 1st, 2013

So, you’ve tried our incredible new coconut oil truffles and are in awe of the taste, and the health benefits, and the inspirational stories behind the cacao and coconut farmers…and the taste….and now you may be wondering about these little wrappers and what exactly does “Please compost this wrapper” mean?…