Profile: Milk & Honey Market

Milk & Honey Market, Baltimore, MD

Dana Valery built the store’s selection with a Venn diagram of her customer base in mind. “I look for the locavore customer, I look for the gourmet customer, I look for the convenience customer,” she says. “A product that fits into all those categories is great, but not everything is going to.” With these criteria, Valery has established a strong emphasis on organic and local products; nearly three-quarters of the stock bears one or both of these qualities. But labels aren’t everything: Valery often looks to the source to gauge a productRead more …