Andy Ives

Andy got his start in journalism in college interning at American Public Media and National Public Radio. He received a B.A. in Journalism from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s School of Media and Journalism. Andy is also the photographer for Made Trade and Made Trade Magazine.


Working From Home Guide

Everything I Learned Working from Home for 4 Years

Work from home is having a moment right now. Not just because more companies have pivoted…

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Behind the Fiber: Transforming Banana Tree Waste Into Fabric

Innovations in textile technology are behind the growing popularity of banana fabric and are giving the plant a whole new purpose.

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Spotlight on FINEX: Eco-Friendly Cookware Made Consciously in Portland

The most incredible looking pans, skillets and dutch ovens are also the most sustainable and American made.


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