American department store chain Macy’s is now accepting applicants for The Workshop at Macy’s, its diverse supplier accelerator program. The application is open for veteran-, LGBTQ-, women- and ethnically diverse-owned businesses.
The program can help small business owners learn how to grow their brand and develop large-scale supplier relationships. They will learn from Macy’s executives including President Hal Lawton and Chief Diversity Officer Shawn Outler and other leaders in the retailing field including Carol’s Daughter, Babson College and Diverse and Engaged.
More than 125 companies have graduated from the program since 2011. The deadline for application is on January 26, 2020.