How much do you really know about your favorite brands? In this series, we interview the leaders of our favorite up-and-coming brands to find out what they do, how they’re doing it, and what makes their brands and products different.
United By Blue is a sustainably made clothing brand and its collective efforts for a plastic-free life has netted more than 3.5 million pounds of trash. It continues to pledge that for every product sold, one pound of trash will be removed from local waterways.
Founders Kim Harris, Stacey Lee, and Kevin Bradford, founded a craft beer bar called Harlem Hops that supports black-owned businesses. They also provide some Harlem students with a scholarship through their Harlem Hopes foundation.