It's rare to see a business with real heart, so when I found out about Heath's design and business philosophy, I knew I had to cover it. Here's a company that doesn't ambition to rule the world, but to really find a satisfying medium between economics and creativity. What would the world be like with more companies who follow their example?
Text by: Carren Jao
|A sample of Heath Ceramics wares. Photo by: Kathryn Pritchett|
Contrary to the usual tactic of manufacturers, the storied American ceramics-maker will have weaned itself off all its wholesale customers by the end of this year, focusing exclusively on direct sales from its own four retail stores and website. [read more]