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Articles Published: September 28, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: Design Week Mexico!

Since 2009, Design Week Mexico has been an organization that promotes and contributes to the local design scene. ... Read more

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Articles Published: September 28, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: Where to Shop!

If you want to see what is trending in retail, Take a look at some of the hippest places to shop in the La Roma neighborhood of Mexico City. ... Read more

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Articles Published: September 28, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: A Different Kind of Retail

In Cholula retail is bouncing back. It may not look like the retail you are thinking about but this tianguis, the traditional Aztec market, possibly the oldest in Mexico, returned this month after closing for COVID. It was the first time this ancient market has closed in it's long history. That the art of buying, selling and bartering ... Read more

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Articles Published: September 28, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: Synthesizing Color

Combining so many of the things that inspire us, We Eat Color seeks a synthesis of the senses, fusing gastronomy, art, music, performance, and philanthropy, to create an exceptional experience. ... Read more

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Articles Published: September 28, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: Google Arts and Culture site features Tastes of Mexico

Our newest favorite website explores the Tastes of Mexico and so much more!  Take some time and explore! ... Read more

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Articles Published: September 27, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: Exploring Mexico on Foot!

If you are an outdoor enthusiast Mexico offers more than just great beaches. Climb into the incredible culture, exotic terrain, and unbelievable beauty of volcanoes, mountains, valleys and forests on a hiking adventure in Mexico! Our fav... Read more

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Articles Published: September 01, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: Magic Town‘s Mosaics

Mexico’s Pueblos Mágicos (Magical Towns) tourism promotion program has been a phenomenal success, introducing city dwellers to small rural towns. Zacatlán de las Manzanas, in the north of Puebla, is home to quaint houses and a massive church and monastery complex. One thing that sets it apart is that it is home to a growing series of mo... Read more

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Articles Published: August 26, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: Hanging on by a Thread

As cauldrons boil on the open patio, Juana Gutiérrez creates visible magic as fibers, along with her hands, turn all kin... Read more

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Articles Published: July 26, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: Intermoda signals recovery

  Intermoda, one of the largest fashion trade shows in Latin America, returned last week signaling the revitalizing of the industry. This event, taking place in January and July, features over 500 conpanies and 700 global brands.  READ MORE &... Read more

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Articles Published: July 26, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: Mexican Retail on the Rise.

  Mexico's retail sector grew 2.3% in the first half of 2021, compared to the same period last year. However, sales remain 6.3% below the same period in 2019, prior to the pandemic.  Read More   ... Read more

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Articles Published: July 24, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: Art as the Messenger

Her art has a message. Paola Delfín uses her large scale murals to spread cultural, environmental and social commentary. Read more about how her creations help lift up the communities where they are created.  ... Read more

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Articles Published: July 24, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: Tourism Rebounds-Hotel Industry Grows

The tourism economy in Mexico is rebounding and the hotel industry remains optimistic that post-covid travelers will continue to flock to Mexico. Hilton is one chain betting on the growth.  ... Read more

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Articles Published: July 24, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: Mexico exports the things you love

Mexico is known for many things. Art, culture, color, beautiful beaches and historic cities. But no surprise that the foods you love come from here too.  Tequila, Avocados, beer and peppers top the list of goods Mexico shares with the world!  ... Read more

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Articles Published: June 14, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: Hyatt expanding Mexican footprint

In the next year or two, the company plans to open a Thompson complex in Monterrey and two hotels in Mexico City and Los Cabos belonging to its ultra-upscale brand Park Hyatt. Another Unbound Collection hotel is planned for Todos Santos, Baja California Sur, by 2025. ... Read more

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Articles Published: June 14, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: A Haven for Chocolate and Coffee

In beverage form, Cholocate has had an important place in Mesoamerican cultures long before the arrival of the Spanish. After the... Read more

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Articles Published: May 19, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: Organic Inspiration-Design by Senosiain

Architect Javier Senosiain, 73, is Mexico’s leading proponent of so-called “organic architecture,” a concept popularized in the U.S. in the early 20th century by Frank Lloyd Wright, sought to place his buildings in a harmonious balance with their natural habitat. Senosiain’s work anticipated the interest in bi... Read more

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Articles Published: May 05, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: Crowdfunding Hospitality?

We may associate crowdfunding with independent projects in the arts and music industry, and in campaigns for social causes. Production companies, artists and non-profits use this type of platform to raise money for their sometimes hard to underwrite projects.  But actually the biggest winner ... Read more

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Articles Published: May 04, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: Logistical issues, Sustainability and Swedish Meatballs

IKEA opened its first every location in Mexico which had its challenges, and its perks! The store includes 570 solar panels, a rainwater collection system and all LED light systems and has obtained the LEED Gold certification.  The first store opening for a brand is always a big undertaking but they did it while navigating COVID.  ... Read more

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Articles Published: May 03, 2021 By FCardoso team

Articles: Reaching the Mexican Shopper

Mexico's online shopping is growing during the pandemic.  Retailers will need to step up the CX game if they intend to compete. The Mexican shopper is extremely loyal so brands have an opportunity to capture and keep the growing middle class shopper if they learn their habits and preferences.  According to Santander Trade, price quality and practicality are still the drivers of th... Read more