Innovators

News and Articles About Innovation

Our Top Innovative Franchises
Franchises

Our Top Innovative Franchises

Here are some companies finding new ways to do business.
Tracy Stapp Herold
These Entrepreneurs Found a Way to Make Energy-Efficient Vodka
Innovation

These Entrepreneurs Found a Way to Make Energy-Efficient Vodka

The founders of Industry City Distillery in Brooklyn, N.Y., sought to make the distilling process less wasteful.
Kelli B. Grant
Get This: Facial Recognition -- For Cats
Far Out Tech

Get This: Facial Recognition -- For Cats

It might be more useful than you think.
Emily Price
Driving Innovation With Crowdsourcing
Innovation

Driving Innovation With Crowdsourcing

Companies are using the wisdom of consumers to rapidly drive innovation, improve products and increase customer satisfaction.
Michael Morton
What You Can Learn About Marketing From an 'Icy' Phenomenon
Viral Marketing

What You Can Learn About Marketing From an 'Icy' Phenomenon

A recent viral hit that has people dumping buckets of ice water over their heads shows what it takes to reach across the globe.
John Brubaker
Inspire Innovators to Step Up at Your Company With Transparency
Transparency

Inspire Innovators to Step Up at Your Company With Transparency

Fostering intrapreneurship within organizations both large and small can help bring companies to new levels of success.
Andre Lavoie
Meet the Man with the Midas Touch
Design

Meet the Man with the Midas Touch

Yves BĂ©har's award-winning design studio Fuseproject creates groundbreaking products and brand identities for some of the world's most influential companies.
Jason Ankeny
Championing Patient-Centered Innovation
Inventions

Championing Patient-Centered Innovation

An often-overlooked source for great ideas are those who live or work on the front lines of health care.
Louis Foreman
These Motorized 'Rocket Skates' Are For Real
Far Out Tech

These Motorized 'Rocket Skates' Are For Real

Hoverboards? Jetpacks? Self-driving cars? So yesterday. Meet the motorized roller skate.
Jason Fell
3 Unusual Ways Smart Tech Meets Fashion
Far Out Tech

3 Unusual Ways Smart Tech Meets Fashion

At the convergence of fashion and tech there are many interesting and bizarre applications of wearable technology.
Jason Fell
This Handy Gadget Is Like Google Glass For Your Car
Far Out Tech

This Handy Gadget Is Like Google Glass For Your Car

Navdy projects turn-by-turn directions onto the road in front of you, and allows you to answer calls by just waving your hand.
Emily Price
Sometimes Entrepreneurs Just Need to Move the Moon
Leadership Qualities

Sometimes Entrepreneurs Just Need to Move the Moon

Doing what everyone else does may ensures that you only achieve what they achieve.
Joel Basgall
This Insane Ice Cream Changes Color When You Lick It
Innovation

This Insane Ice Cream Changes Color When You Lick It

In an ice-cream innovation that seems straight out of Willy Wonka, a Spanish physicist-turned-chef is serving up scoops that change color as you eat them.
Kate Taylor
What Does a Multibillion-Dollar Corporation Want With Crowdfunding?
Crowdfunding

What Does a Multibillion-Dollar Corporation Want With Crowdfunding?

Equity crowdfunding company Circle Up announces a partnership with the behemoth Johnson & Johnson.
Catherine Clifford