Started two years ago, Rumi Spice now sells saffron that is used by chefs in renowned restaurants like the French Laundry in California and Daniel in New York...View Link
Catherine Merritt founded MUMZY, a crowdfunding platform for and by moms, in large part as an attempt to recognize and address the fact that mothers face unique challenges in the startup world.View Link
“Impact Engine is a perfect example of the spirit of Chicagoness,” said Jim O’Connor, Jr., CEC Chairman of the Board...Read more...
WiSTEM, a program born within 1871 with the financial backing of Google, Motorola Mobility, and the Lefkofsky Family Foundation, helps women-led technology-enabled companies...View Link
Chicago startup Get20 offers a new way for small businesses to get legal advice...View Link
For about eight months, laundry detergent and fabric care authority Tide has had a full-time, four-person delegation working out of 1871 on Tide Spin, an on-demand laundry app designed specifically with the tech-loving Millennial in mind.View Link
Starbucks launched a trial run with the 1871-based company Thursday, adding two flavors of its organic snack bars — Cho-Coco and Coconut — to its offerings...View Link
The Mart's status as a hub for tech tenants could not have been predicted 30 years ago, when it was still primarily served as a home for retailers.View Link
KaZoom Kids Books iStory App Hailed as innovative tool for Sparking Interest in Reading for African-American and Latino ChildrenView Link
Christina Marshall-Valdez's online made-to-measure apparel brand, Elu, uses nine different measurements to customize dresses around the features women want to play up or down...View Link
1871 joined member company Get20 today to announce a new on-demand mentoring resource that will be available exclusively to 1871 companies...Read more...