Calvin Jarrett is the Founder and President of Chicago-based BEE Apparel Manufacturing Company, which is the only African American apparel manufacturing company in the world. BEE, which is the acronym for Building Economic Empowerment, was founded by Calvin in 1990 and is still a player in the trillion dollar apparel industry.
Do you know the difference between a manufacturer and distributor? Do you know which one Nike is? What does Nike actually own? Why is bootlegging so common? What weight does a trademark carry? Why is there no infighting with the big apparel companies? Get the answers and so much more in this educational and empowering podcast with manufacturer Calvin Jarrett.
Also view the BEE website here and see Calvin discuss plans for BEE's Memphis, Tennessee location here.