The Black Market is now the 2nd largest economy in the world Prior to the financial market collapse of 2008, many economists focused on established capital markets to understand the flow of economic activity between people. Yet, in “2009 the OECD concluded that half the world’s workers (almost 1.8 billion people) were employed in the[…]
110 Top Travel Hacks and Ways to Make Money Abroad Today there are dozens of travel hack tips for global travelers. Instead of spending hours researching top travel sites for these tips, we did the work for you. Below is a list of the top curated budget travel hacks and money making schemes. Comment[…]
26 Tips for Selling at Flea Markets: The Guide for Street Vendors Like a yard sell, a flea markets is a great opportunity to sell items you no longer use or items that you’ve created. The difference is, the foot traffic is higher and thus the opportunity to generate income is more secured. Furthermore, flea[…]
From farmers markets to food trucks to food carts, we highlight amazing street food recommendations from creative foodie platforms and influencers. Our current network favorites are: “Mark Wiens” is a global traveler who eats street food from all over the world. He documents his experiences and has over 330k followers. “Street Food[…]
A Year in Review: July 2014-July 2015 2014 The Vendedy story has captured the hearts of thousands within the past year. Prior to incorporating in July 2014, the founder traveled to over 30 countries tracking the complexities of street markets and meeting with various street vendors because of the connection the personal project had to[…]
Company Mission: Vendedy is a network that connects travelers to local street market foods and products. The company aims to digitize the $10 trillion dollar street economy that contains a market size of 2 billion street vendors and 1 billion tourists annually. Company Background: The founder is the daughter of three generations of Haitian female street vendors.[…]
Vendedy-USA Finalist for Global Million Dollar Prize On February 2015, Vendedy was selected as the USA representative for the global million dollar prize with Chivas’ The Venture competition. The Venture is Chivas Regal’s ongoing global search to find and support the most promising aspiring social entrepreneurs who want to succeed while making a positive impact[…]
There are over 2 billion street vendors in the world. In 5 years, our founder traveled to over 30+ countries tracking the stories of street vendors. Check out the top 10 profile stories from Haiti below. All interviews were conducted during a pilot launch in 2014.