Corp! Magazine – Mother of Necessity

Mother of Necessity: Metro Detroit Mom and Attorney Launches Successful Handbag Line Her bags have hung on some of the nation’s most famous arms, showing up everywhere from New York Fashion Week, Teen Choice Awards and charity events around Los Angeles. Pretty good for a handbag designer from Metro Detroit. Annette Ferber, who built her […]


University of Detroit Mercy Alumni Profile

It’s In the bag for law school alumna. Annette Ferber ‘91 has transitioned through multiple careers, each one building on education, life experience and marketplace needs. The youngest of three children born to successful entrepreneurs, she is no stranger to start-ups. Her parents, emigrants from Poland, founded HoMedics in Commerce, Mich., which sells health accessories […]

News, Reviews

The Grommet Features The Duffster

ZIPPITY SPLIT Meet the Duffster, the duffle that folds inside itself for easy storage. From compact carry pouch to full-size duffle in a matter of seconds, the Duffster is designed to keep you organized. Three zippered pockets and two exterior ones segment your belongings, while the handy carabiner holds your keys. A separate ditty bag […]


Gift Beat Spotlight

Sacs of Life (248) 313-9542 is on a mission to make life easier for moms (and busy people) everywhere. Founded by momtrepreneur Annette Ferber, the company’s tagline is “Start small. Shop Big!” With a focus on portability, convenience and style, Sacs of Life’s shopping systems include cross-body bags, tote bags, shopping bags and travel bags. […]

News Mom Entrepreneur Spotlight

Spotlight on Mom Entrepreneur: Annette Ferber Adelman, founder of Sacs of Life The green movement is miles ahead since it first started. Virtually everyone recycles, but how many re-use? If you’ve tried bringing your own bags to the grocery store, you know it’s not always practical to carry enough for a family grocery trip. Sacs […]