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GoodCarts Members and Friends Virtual MeetupThursday, August 11, 1:30pm – 2:30pm Central

Gather (virtually) with your fellow GoodCarts members to discuss and work through the challenges of ecommerce retail and also to share your successes. INVITE A FRIEND! While this exclusive event is for GoodCarts members only, we have opened a few spaces for friends of members. If you know of an ecommerce brand who can benefit from these discussions and making connections, please let us know in your registration and we will send them an exclusive invitation. This event is virtual and FREE. Click here to register.


Made in Minnesota Virtual Meetup
Minnesota brands, makers and ecommerce entrepreneurs met up to share information about operations, exchange ideas about advertising and marketing products and make new connections. From finding customers and increasing sales to third-party app recommendations and setting ourselves apart from other brands — we covered it all.

Made in the USA Virtual Meetup
Made in the USA makers and manufacturers met up virtually to share information about ecommerce operations, make new connections and exchange ideas about advertising and marketing products. From supply chain disruptions to setting ourselves apart from other ecommerce retailers, we covered it all.

Impact Ecommerce Global Internship Virtual Meetup
The GoodCarts interns wanted to connect with others working with organizations making a positive impact in the world, so we hosted a virtual intern meetup! Interns from around the globe, working hard to do well by doing good, talked about their experiences and their plans. The future is bright!

Brand Storytelling With a Purpose — Branding expert Gage Mitchell, principal/creative director of Modern Species and host of Evolve CPG shared simple, affordable and actionable tips for telling your story in a way that shows customers the real heart and driving motivation behind your brand. Click here to see what we learned!

Economic Empowerment and Ecommerce – This dynamic discussion on the future of economic empowerment and ecommerce featured n opening interview with eleven year-old Mya Beaudry, founder of Kokom Scrunchies, followed by a panel featuring – Operation Hope, Shopify Build Native and the Good Market. This event was presented by the American Sustainable Business Network and GoodCarts. Click here to see what we learned!

Wholesale For Good – GoodCarts members DarzahZeki LearningHHPLIFTSoak it Up and Women’s Bean Project showcased their wholesale operations and shared their insights during a Q&A with lessons about how to wholesale more sustainably, avoid greenwashing and find and offer products that truly make an impact. Click here to see what we learned!

Impact Retail TikTok Meetup – Team GoodCarts led a live brainstorming session for sustainable and shop-for-good retailers. We worked through experiences on TikTok, answered each other’s questions about the platform and shared resources to help everyone get the most out of their time on TikTok. Click here to see what we learned!

Growing Pains: Why Isn’t Your Social Impact Brand Profitable (Yet)?
Michelle Thomas — accountability and implementation consultant and founding partner of Mata Traders — led a deep dive into how social impact companies can scale up smartly and sustainably. Check out Michelle’s presentation and get our observations here.

Impact Retail and Sustainable Products Summit
Get the keynote replay and uncover some of the amazing insights here!

Gen Z Impact Retail Meets Next Gen Impact Investing
From high impact origin stories to trends in impact investing, we covered it all. Get a replay and discover what we learned here.