Consumer influence on businesses

“Consumers have more influence over the products that are produced, and future products that are being developed, than we may realize.”

Yes, absolutely yes.

While perched on a wooden stool, and eating Mommy’s delectable twice-baked mashed potatoes in a cozy, backroom corner at work during lunch, I read this article in a local newspaper (obviously a few years back), and was encouraged on varying levels.

‘Sweatshop: Dead Cheap Fashion’–S.1, E.1

The nonchalance of dear Anniken’s rhetorical question at 7:24 in episode one of a five-part Norwegian reality TV mini-series called Sweatshop: Dead Cheap Fashion, is

an appallingly
accurate representation
so many of us have
the precious lives
of human beings
who make what
we consume without thought