From partnering with AECOM to help clean up Florida's waterways, to launching our first product in collaboration with Firewire Surfboards and Slater Designs, BLOOM has received some impressive media mentions. We're honored to have been featured in established, well-respected publications with a pulse on innovation, environmental stewardship, and entrepreneurship.
It’s such a cheesy quote, but lately I find myself saying it almost every day (and not ironically). It’s hard not to say it when I am surrounded by hardworking people that I respect so much. Here at BLOOM, we have cultivated a unique culture where everyone’s opinions are listened to and respected, we all chip in to help with projects no matter how big or small, and we truly work together to make some amazing things happen.
Dave and Amy Freeman are a husband and wife team advocating for, and educating the public about a threat affecting one the United States’ largest national forests from sulfide-ore mining. On September 23rd, 2015, the couple embarked on a year-long expedition to save the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness from sulfide-ore mining adjacent to the Wilderness.
From running shoes to clothes, and even in our deodorants, petroleum is used as a feedstock. But petroleum is also a non-renewable resource. BLOOM addresses a problem that has baffled the shoe industry for over 30 years with the world's only plant-based flexible foam to help offset the pervasive use of petroleum.
This week’s Opportunity for Change is running shoes. Any runner will probably agree that there is no better way to kick start the day than with a solid morning run. Running can be a very personal thing and obviously doesn’t require a lot of “stuff” other than you, the road, and a halfway decent... Read more »
This week’s Opportunity for Change is of course yoga mats! We’ve received a bit of PR within the yoga mat space recently, so it’s time to dive in. Firstly, do you really NEED a yoga mat? Nope. People have been practicing yoga for thousands of years without them. That’s not to say that there isn’t... Read more »
This week’s Opportunity for Change is foam camping mats. Whether you use a mat for inflatable underlayment or you’re a purest and sleep directly on one, camping mats are a versatile piece of gear in your camping arsenal. Beneficially, BLOOM is closed cell foam, so it won’t absorb moisture. Additionally, BLOOM has a great compression... Read more »
MERIDIAN, Mississippi and SAN DIEGO, California (August 24th, 2015) — Algix LLC, the world’s leading producer of algae bio-products, and Effekt LLC, an environmentally minded product and material development company, announced today the creation of the worlds first algae-derived flexible foams. Both companies are joining forces in a joint venture entitled Bloom Holdings LLC to... Read more »