Businesses, Politics and Boycotts, Edible Gifts To Make And Give

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Businesses large and small take stands that are considered political or socially charged. We look at whether that helps or hurts their relationship with their customers, and whether boycotts are a useful tools for unhappy consumers. And homemade gifts can range from simple to elaborate. We look at some great options for gifts from your kitchen.

Featured in this Show

  • Political Boycotts By Consumers, Political Messages From Companies

    From a Wisconsin spice company to major retail chains to a major cereal producer, a number of businesses are getting tangled up in political issues and threatened with boycotts. A guest talks about the overlap between business and politics–and the impact of boycotts.

  • Food Gift Love: More Than 100 Recipes To Make, Wrap, And Share

    In this season of giving, our guest shares her tips for giving food gifts, including the best ways to wrap and ship food gifts, what to make for whom, and recipes of some of her most popular food gifts.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Veronica Rueckert Host
  • Rob Ferrett Producer
  • Amanda Magnus Producer
  • Tom O'Guinn Guest
  • Maggie Battista Guest

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