Nov 18, 2019
S3 Ep19 ADAM MINTER: Bloomberg Opinion columnist and author of Secondhand: Travels in the New Global Garage Sale - on the second-hand industry on a global scale.
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Pre-Loved Podcast: Adam Minter
This week’s guest is Adam Minter. Adam is a Bloomberg Opinion columnist. He is the author of “Junkyard Planet: Travels in the Billion-Dollar Trash Trade” and the recently published --- and very fitting to Pre-Loved Podcast -- “Secondhand: Travels in the New Global Garage Sale." A bonus just for you -- we’re running a giveaway for a copy of Secondhand, there are details on how to enter in the outro and show notes.
In this episode, we talk about researching his newest book, the second-hand industry on a global scale, what goes on in the sorting rooms at your hometown Goodwill, and some of the innovations driven by the second-hand industry that are crucially important to deal with wastefulness worldwide. - let’s dive right in!
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GIVEAWAY: We’re are running a very special giveaway for Pre-Loved Podcast listeners. You have a chance to win a copy of Secondhand, so head on over to my instagram -- that’s @brumeanddaisy -- and enter to win by going to the post that pictures Adam’s book. I’ll pick a winner at random and announce Thursday, November 21st at 5pm CST.
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