9 Reasons Insurance is Worth Pondering

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If you sell your soap, you need insurance.  Despite your careful formulation, good manufacturing practices, and thorough testing, liability claims can happen to any business.  Here are nine reasons why having general, product, and professional liability insurance is a good idea: 9.  Mold infiltrates your beautifully packaged finished soap 8.  A student is hurt while following directions you gave them … Read More

It’s here! Canadian Product & Liability Insurance

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Finally, the moment our Canadian members have been waiting for…. We are very pleased to announce that General Liability & Products Liability Insurance is now available to Canadian Members of the HSMG. The coverage will include: • $2,000,000 General Aggregate Limit • $2,000,000 Products-Completed Operations Aggregate Limit • $1,000,000 Personal and Advertising Injury Limit • $1,000,000 Each Occurrence Limit • … Read More

Business Focus: Holiday Sales Opportunities

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Many of the season’s craft shows take place the first weekend of December. If you have participated in any craft shows this month  you probably sold a lot of your inventory; however you may have some left over.  I know I did. Rather than hold on to left over holiday soaps, here is an outlet that I’ve found… Bring your … Read More