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Back To School Shopping Equals Big Business



We are in the midst of wrapping up summer and getting back to school. There is no doubt that retailers have been reminding us of this fact as store shelves are packed with school supplies. Back to school shopping is a vital time of year for retailers, right behind holiday shopping. Join us at The Bistro as we chat with Katherine Cullen, Director of Industry and Consumer Insights, at the National Retail Federation to learn how best to navigate the store aisles.


Destination: Farmer’s Market



Ever considered a farmer’s market a must place to be? Well, Dan Hines, Founder & CEO of EatLoco is encouraging us to see the farmer’s market in a whole new light. He joins us to discuss the business behind the markets and how he’s helping local farmers grow their food business and customer base.


Summer Skin Safety




Sonya Lunder, Senior Analyst at Environmental Working Group and co-author of The Sunscreen Guide, talks to us on The Bistro about how to truly to stay safe while we are having fun in the sun. You’ll be amazed to learn how your sunscreen may not be protecting you as much as you thought. Be a savvy consumer and find out which products are actually defending you.


RV Lifestyle Becomes Booming Business




RV’ing in America is big fun and big business. Jeff Cavins, Founder of Outdoorsy, shares the behind the scenes success of the scenic way to travel, live, and explore the countryside. Tune in to learn how hitting the road is becoming one of the most sought after vacations across the globe.


DNA Ancestry Testing & More




Spending time with family this summer? Well, there’s no better way to get close to your family than to learn more about where you come from. The National Society of Genetic Counselors stops by The Bistro to discuss the science behind ancestry testing and a few considerations you want to take into account before submitting your swab.