Entrepreneurship + Finance

Product design and upcycling during COVID-19

By Andrew Connor Mass closings amidst the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic presented significant challenges to small businesses and organizations. And the unpredictable “reopening” process brings considerable uncertainty as well. That is especially true for Rebuilding Exchange (RX). Through salvaging and sales, the Chicago nonprofit promotes the adaptive reuse of old building materials. And through in-person workshops,…