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Putting an End to Sanitary Protection Accidents: An Interview with Miki Agrawal, CEO and Co-Founder of THINX

by January 26th, 2017

The feminine hygiene industry is often criticised for its slow pace of innovation and for treating menstruation as a taboo topic. Miki Agrawal’s goal is to change this with a line of reusable underwear for sanitary protection – THINX: Period Panties for Modern Women. The creation of THINX arose from a desire to create underwear that […]

Banana Pads in Rwanda: Interview with Elizabeth Scharpf, CEO of Sustainable Health Enterprises (SHE)

by January 8th, 2017

Euromonitor International had the opportunity to interview Elizabeth Scharpf, CEO of Sustainable Health Enterprises (SHE). SHE is a social venture whose first initiative, the SHE28 campaign, aims to provide affordable sanitary protection to girls and women in emerging markets where there is a lack of access to affordable products. In impoverished areas, sanitary pads typically cost more […]