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Attention Shoppers

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A podcast about the wild and wonderful world of small business and independent retail, hosted by the owners of Avenues Dry Goods.

A podcast about the wild and wonderful world of small business and independent retail, hosted by the owners of Avenues Dry Goods.

Location:

United States

Description:

A podcast about the wild and wonderful world of small business and independent retail, hosted by the owners of Avenues Dry Goods.

Language:

English

Contact:

4158412870


Episodes

We're Back, Baby: Tim And Eve Talk About Staying In The Game

3/11/2019
This week, Tim and Eve are going guestless - we wanted to make sure we remembered how to do this thing (we kind of do. Kind of) before we roped someone else in to talk to us. In this week's episode, we're talking about what we've been up to since the last pod, our plan for a Analog Instagram Challenge, and Tim talks about how he balances art (Ed note: he'll hate that I said "art" - EB) and commerce with his designs for the store. We also discuss what you can learn from mall stores and...

Duration:00:59:51

Listening To Your Haters: Rica Sunga-Kwan Of Churn Urban Creamery

4/6/2018
This week, Eve and Tim talk to Rica Sunga-Kwan, whose Churn Urban Creamery is one of San Francisco's most popular dessert pop-ups. Born in Manilla, Rica moved to the Sunset District of SF when she was ten years old. After a decade working in the New York fashion and design industry, she returned home and started making ice cream. Now Churn is working to open a brick-and-mortar location in an old San Francisco movie theater. She stopped by Avenues Dry Goods on her way to drop off a check...

Duration:00:41:32

Scary Customers And Loving What You Make: Laureano Faedi's Paloma

3/16/2018
This week, Tim and Eve catch up with Laureano Faedi, who just completed a renovation of his store Paloma (112 Gough Street, San Francisco). Larry's a second-generation small businessperson, as he grew up working in his family's restaurant (Alegrias Restaurant, at 2018 Lombard Street, San Francisco). After recovering from an art school education that "sucked the life out of me," Larry started making t-shirt designs using those iron-on sheets you can run through your home printer. That led to...

Duration:01:07:05

Mean Girls And Mansplainers: Upcycling With Sand Shed

3/9/2018
In our first "official" episode, we share a bottle of bubbly with our partners and pals Sand Shed, a vintage and upcycled goods company that shares space with us at Avenues Dry Goods (4120 Irving Street in San Francisco). Sand Shed founders Hannah Gordon and Sarah Biggart are lifelong thrifters who started their business as a way to fund their road trips and shed some of their hoard. Friends since eight grade, the duo initially bonded following some middle school slumber party drama (aka...

Duration:00:56:59

A Soft Opening

2/28/2018
In this extremely short episode of Attention Shoppers, we talk just long enough to set the stage for a real episode.

Duration:00:01:31