month : 07/2016 4 results

Family Ties

A look at Telamon’s past, present and future as a family-run company By Lauren Caggiano   Great companies aren’t often built overnight but entrepreneurs who have a certain stick-to-it-ness have been known to rise to greatness. Such is the case for Telamon, a multi-million dollar company in Indiana founded by Taiwanese immigrant ...

Five products to make you proud to be a Hoosier

By Kelly Patrick Slone For more than 30 years, Albanese Confectionery has been crafting sweet, salty and sour candies at its Merrillville, Indiana, factory. The company prides itself on its quality ingredients — sourced only from growers in the U.S. and Europe — and its award-winning innovations in manufacturing gummy candies. Best sellers ...

Diversity makes us more dynamic

Imagine if you will a world where everyone looked, thought, lived and worked the exact same way. Sounds pretty boring, doesn’t it? Beyond being yawn inducing, a world in which there are no differences, whether superficial, cultural or intellectual, does little to improve the quality of life for its inhabitants. Take some of your favorite ...

Culture+Fashion

By Victoria T. Davis Ever admire an individual from afar who’s draped in colorful fabrics embedded with vibrant colors and wonder, “why can’t I wear that?” You aren’t alone. While playing it safe with neutral colors and pieces that traditionally work well together, it’s time to be bold and try something new. Want to pair blue, ...