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The New Brooklyn: New York Magazine has a 4,800...

New York Magazine has a 4,800 word piece on Brooklyn's artisan food movement that asks the tough questions: "Is there really a mass market for $9 chutney? In other words, can twee scale? And if it can, and we do...
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Craft spirits site Caskers skips the seed round, sells itself instead

Technology : Pando Daily (last year)

Last year, New York Magazine asked the so-called “maker movement” a big, scary question: What’s next? Can something purposely small, craft, and artisanal grow beyond it’s small, craft, artisanal roots? Is there really a mass market ... Read Post

WORD NERD Quiz: Enter Now!

Lifestyle : Confessions of a Pioneer Woman (8 minutes ago)

Time for the big Word Nerd quiz! (WARNING: This might be the hardest Word Nerd quiz yet. Don’t say I didn’t warn ya…)   TO ENTER To enter the quiz, answer the questions at the end of this post. SELECT THE BEST POSSIBLE ANSWER Winner... Read Post

What Does 'Artisan' Mean?: With over 800 new "artisan" food...

Lifestyle / Food & Drink : Eater National (3 years ago)

With over 800 new "artisan" food products — including ones from Domino's, Tostitos, and Starbucks — released over the past five years, what does that word even mean anymore? According to one data cruncher, the word "suggests that th... Read Post

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