Business & Economy

With the holiday shopping season now in full swing, it's time to make it a point to buy Black.


The New Jersey airport restaurant that New York Times columnist David Brooks tried to shame over the cost of a meal is owned by Black men. 1911 Smoke House Barbeque had some time.

Baldwin & Co., a Black-owned bookstore at the center of a dispute with Essence Fest organizers, confirmed the latest development.

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Criticism remains over a court order and cease and desist letter.

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A court order kept a Black-owned bookstore from holding an event in New Orleans.

Happy Black Women's History Month! Here are 10 Black woman-owned businesses in the beauty space to help you stock up your collection.

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Issa Rae has opened a fourth location for her community-driven café Hilltop Coffee + Kitchen in Los Angeles.

You'll want to add this brand to your collection of Black-owned handbags.

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Through the initiative, Techstars and JP Morgan aim to allocate over $80 million in funding to over 37 accelerators supporting diverse founders by 2025.

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The National Business League—which was founded by Booker T. Washington in 1900—has unveiled an initiative that aims to digitize one million Black-owned businesses by 2028.

Chicago rapper and activist Vic Mensa has unveiled the first Black-owned cannabis company in Illinois, 93 Boyz.


Check out our growing list of Black-owned ice cream makers who you should support in honor of National Ice Cream Day.