Furniture store uses crowdsourcing to find artisans

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Crowdsourcing has a number of innovative uses. These include a trash-collecting robot controlled by online gamers and allowing ordinary people to assist with conducting neuroscience research. In retail, one use for crowdsourcing is to have the ‘crowd’ help determine what types of goods to sell. It may seem risky to invite the outside world to choose what a retailer should sell, but the idea has been successful before. For example, design marketplace Minted has monthly crowd-sourcing competitions where artisans can submit their products. Now, retailer White River House & Home is using crowdsourcing to find regional artisans whose works will…

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