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Weddingstar

From candles to invitations to wedding toppers, you can deck out your entire wedding with a few clicks on Weddingstar’s website. The 34-year-old company specializes in the manufacture and sale of unique wedding accessories and has logged sales in over 100 countries....

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Island Abbey Foods

Like a scene out of Winnie the Pooh, the story of the founding of Honibe begins with John Rowe finding himself in a very sticky situation. “After a very long, eight-hour hike, we got into the campsite and I opened up my backpack and discovered that the glass jar of...

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Clearpath Robotics

With names like Grizzly, Otto and Turtlebot, you might think Clearpath Robotics manufactures children’s toys, but don’t be fooled by their cuddly names: the company is a world-class manufacturer of unmanned ground vehicles. Founded seven years ago, Clearpath started...

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Rai Ranie

Raifana Ranie first began her business in Brunei as a hobby. She had taken a few fashion courses on the side while pursuing a Master’s degree in the United Kingdom and, when she was on maternity leave a few years later, she decided to put her sewing skills to use. She...

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Shoes of Prey

High heels, wedges, peep toes; leather, suede, printed fabrics; glitter, bows and animal prints: no two pairs are alike. Four-year-old e-commerce startup, Shoes of Prey, is revolutionizing the way women approach footwear. Co-founder Jodie Fox said the concept began...

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