Do We Like Black Businesses Succeeding Or The Idea Of Them Succeeding?

I like the idea of being vegan — living longer, looking younger and being healthier — but I don’t actually like being vegan. Going without meats, cheese and “real” cupcakes is just overwhelming for me. In the same way, far too many people like the idea of Black businesses being successful but in fact, don’t […]

After The Convention, Now It’s Time For Action

The 2019 We Buy Black Convention was utterly amazing — if you weren’t there, I’m judging (a little bit). But We Buy Black was never intended to be an entity focused on hype or events but real, concrete action. At stake is what our future will look like for the “Next 400 Years,” after marking […]

Stars Are Born At The We Buy Black Convention

Marc Parham is the Director of The Entrepreneurship Center for the National Urban League of Atlanta. When he arrived at the Convention this past weekend he remarked, “These types of events used to just be shea butter, shea butter and more shea butter but we have everything!” Parham bought a t-shirt, wireless earbuds and a […]

A Company Offering Everything For Hair And Skin Care

Everyone wants to feel pampered and touched by luxury, here and there. Xotics Verbena Body Oil leaves your body silky smooth and delivers a captivating aroma. Experience a unique blend of essential oils that nourishes, protects, hydrates and repairs your skin. Each product Xotics sells is mixed the old-fashioned way to ensure quality and freshness. This summer do yourself a favor […]

If You Missed The We Buy Black Convention, You Missed So Much

The 2nd Annual We Buy Black Convention just wrapped up yesterday and it was surreal. One minute I’m having a conversation with Boyce Watkins about the workshop he’d just wrapped up — in an intimate session, with serious Black entrepreneur attendees — like it was normal. The next minute I’m in the hallway on a […]

For Us By Us: 90’s brands making a comeback

Not only are black designers making pivotal moves in the fashion world, but iconic brands like FUBU and Karl Kani are definitely making a comeback. These black owned clothing brands from the 90’s were not only a staple in the Hip Hop community, but also embodied the urban culture. Every major artist from LL Cool […]

We Buy Black Releases Full Convention Schedule

The We Buy Black Convention starts today! This weekend we are “Setting The Precedent For The Next 400 Years” and finally, we are releasing the full details. The Convention will kick off tonight with The Next 400 Gala. You can still get tickets if you act NOW, click here. Saturday and Sunday we will have […]

The Convention Starts Tomorrow — You Ready?

The We Buy Black Convention kicks off tomorrow! You know about the business workshops to help accelerate your business. You know about Boyce Watkins, G. Garvin, Brandon Cosby and the other business rock stars that will be there. You know about the amazing live entertainment that will be there. You also know that amazing Black […]

He Opened A Grocery In A Food Desert, He’ll School Us At The We Buy Black Convention

We told you that Brandon Cosby lives in the impossible. He raised over $1 million to open a grocery store, in the middle of a food desert in Indianapolis. Cleo’s Bodega Grocery and Cafe stands as a testament to what we can do in our communities — with our own strength. Brandon Cosby will be […]

Tuesday’s Black Parent Starter Kit

Children need to be stimulated in order to learn. As they grow in knowledge, what images are they receiving? How is their blackness being affirmed? Puzzle Huddle creates puzzles for children designed to inspire and affirm children of color, specifically. Puzzles are a great way to not only entertain children but also stimulate them mentally. Puzzle Huddle is here […]