• Influencers and small businesses in Russia lost lucrative Western brand deals after the Ukraine war began. Here's how three are coping

    16 days ago - By Business Insider

    Russia's Instagram ban is hurting influencers and small businesses that marketed on the platform. Marianne Ayala/Insider
    Big Western brands like Adidas and Reebok pulled out of Russia after the Ukraine war began.
    The boycott is hurting influencers and small businesses in Russia that rely on Western brand deals.
    Two Russian business owners and an influencer told Insider how they're being affected.
    The mass boycott of Russia by big Western companies has sent ripples through the country's economy, touching influencers and entrepreneurs as much as larger businesses. It's left Polina Che, the...
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